Real-Time TPS

Algorand TPS is 98.88% less than Solana TPS

10.19 tx/s
917 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

Algorand max TPS is 3.52X more than Solana max TPS

5,716 tx/s
1,624 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS

Algorand max theoretical TPS is 85.56% less than Solana max theoretical TPS

9,384 tx/s
65,000 tx/s

Block Time

Algorand block time is 6.37X more than Solana block time


Time to Finality (TTF)

Algorand TTF is 100% less than Solana TTF



Algorand and Solana are both layer 1 blockchains

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model

Algorand on-chain governance is better than Solana off-chain governance


Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is Algorand?

Algorand emerges as a blockchain platform committed to fostering transparency and enabling the growth of decentralized projects and applications. Operating as a public, decentralized blockchain, it leverages a Pure Proof-of-Stake (PPoS) consensus mechanism to uphold network security, efficiency, and decentralization. Powered by the Algorand Consensus Algorithm, the network employs a combination of cryptographic techniques and random selection to attain consensus, effectively addressing the constraints of traditional consensus mechanisms.

What is Solana?

Solana stands out as a high-performance blockchain, celebrated for its scalability, speed, and minimal transaction expenses. Featuring a distinctive consensus mechanism dubbed Proof of History (PoH), Solana achieves remarkable scalability and efficiency. Tailored to accommodate dApps, it excels in processing a vast number of transactions swiftly, thereby slashing processing durations and fees. These attributes make it a compelling platform for developers within the cryptocurrency realm.

Blockchains Socials

Algorand Socials

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