Real-Time TPS


Avalanche TPS is 81.73% less than Ethereum TPS

2.57 tx/s
14.06 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Avalanche max TPS is 1.49X more than Ethereum max TPS

92.74 tx/s
62.34 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS


Avalanche max theoretical TPS is 3X more than Ethereum max theoretical TPS

357 tx/s
119 tx/s

Block Time


Avalanche block time is 82.8% less than Ethereum block time

2.08s
12.12s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Avalanche TTF is 100% less than Ethereum TTF

0s
16m

Type


Avalanche and Ethereum are both layer 1 blockchains

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


Avalanche on-chain governance is better than Ethereum off-chain governance

On-chain
Off-chain

Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is Avalanche?


Avalanche emerges as a rapid, scalable blockchain platform facilitating the seamless creation and deployment of dApps. Distinguished by its unique consensus mechanism, it's particularly good for DeFi applications, allowing high throughput and nearly instant finality. Its architecture allows for a network of interconnected blockchains, each safeguarded by dynamic subsets of validators, ensuring scalability while maintaining speed, reliability, and security.

What is Ethereum?


Ethereum emerges as a decentralized, open-source blockchain platform empowering developers to craft and deploy smart contracts alongside dApps. Pioneering the smart contract concept, Ethereum enables self-executing agreements with terms directly encoded into its blockchain, eliminating the need for intermediaries. Additionally, Ethereum serves as a hub for the creation and exchange of NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens) and various digital assets. Its intrinsic cryptocurrency, Ether (ETH), facilitates network transactions and incentivizes miners to uphold network security. Ethereum's evolution to Ethereum 2.0 introduces a proof-of-stake (PoS) mechanism, aiming to enhance scalability and energy efficiency.

Blockchains Socials

Avalanche Socials


Ethereum Socials