Real-Time TPS


Ethereum TPS is 7.75X more than Avalanche TPS

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13.36 tx/s
Avalanche logo
1.72 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Ethereum max TPS is 32.78% less than Avalanche max TPS

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62.34 tx/s
Avalanche logo
92.74 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS


Ethereum max theoretical TPS is 66.66% less than Avalanche max theoretical TPS

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119 tx/s
Avalanche logo
357 tx/s

Block Time


Ethereum block time is 5.92X more than Avalanche block time

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12.12s
Avalanche logo
2.05s

Finality


Ethereum finality is 100% more than Avalanche finality

Ethereum logo
16m
Avalanche logo
0s

Type


Ethereum and Avalanche are both layer 1 blockchains

Ethereum logo
Layer 1 blockchain
Avalanche logo
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


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

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Off-chain
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On-chain

Launch Date


Ethereum was launched 5 years before Avalanche

Ethereum
Jul 30, 2015
Avalanche
Sep 21, 2020

Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

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.

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.

Blockchains Socials

Ethereum Socials


Avalanche Socials