Real-Time TPS

Celo TPS is 75.66% less than Arbitrum TPS

5.79 tx/s
23.77 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

Celo max TPS is 49.63% less than Arbitrum max TPS

268 tx/s
532 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS

Celo max theoretical TPS is 98.8% less than Arbitrum max theoretical TPS

476 tx/s
40,000 tx/s

Block Time

Celo block time is 20X more than Arbitrum block time


Time to Finality (TTF)

Celo TTF is 100% less than Arbitrum TTF



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

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 2 blockchain

Governance Model

The governance types of Celo and Arbitrum are both on-chain


Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is Celo?

Celo stands as a blockchain ecosystem with a mission to foster cryptocurrency adoption among smartphone users globally. Utilizing phone numbers as public keys, Celo aims to onboard billions of smartphone owners, including those lacking traditional banking access, into cryptocurrency transactions. The platform is engineered to offer a comprehensive range of stablecoins, decentralized identification solutions, and other resources, empowering both users and developers alike.

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.

Blockchains Socials

Celo Socials

Arbitrum Socials