Real-Time TPS

Avalanche TPS is 99.63% less than Solana TPS

3.19 tx/s
884 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

Avalanche max TPS is 94.28% less than Solana max TPS

92.74 tx/s
1,624 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS

Avalanche max theoretical TPS is 99.45% less than Solana max theoretical TPS

357 tx/s
65,000 tx/s

Block Time

Avalanche block time is 4.66X more than Solana block time


Time to Finality (TTF)

Avalanche TTF is 100% less than Solana TTF



Avalanche and Solana are both layer 1 blockchains

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model

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


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 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.

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