Real-Time TPS


Arbitrum TPS is 97.4% less than Solana TPS

23.77 tx/s
917 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Arbitrum max TPS is 67.21% less than Solana max TPS

532 tx/s
1,624 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS


Arbitrum max theoretical TPS is 38.46% less than Solana max theoretical TPS

40,000 tx/s
65,000 tx/s

Block Time


Arbitrum block time is 43.37% less than Solana block time

0.26s
0.45s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Arbitrum TTF is 75X more than Solana TTF

16m
12.8s

Type


Arbitrum is a layer 2 blockchain, while Solana is a layer 1 blockchain

Layer 2 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


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

On-chain
Off-chain

Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is Arbitrum?


Arbitrum serves as a Layer 2 scaling solution for Ethereum, leveraging rollups to significantly boost scalability and reduce transaction costs while maintaining robust security. It enables developers to execute EVM-compatible smart contracts with a substantially higher transaction throughput and lower fees compared to Ethereum's main chain, making it a compelling platform for decentralized application development.

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

Arbitrum Socials


Solana Socials