Transactions Per Second (TPS)


Ethereum TPS is 3.25X more than Avalanche TPS

Ethereum
13.25 tx/s
Avalanche
4.08 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Ethereum Max TPS is 32.78% less than Avalanche Max TPS

Ethereum
62.34 tx/s
Avalanche
92.74 tx/s

Block Time


Ethereum block time is 5.82X more than Avalanche block time

Ethereum
12.12s
Avalanche
2.08s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Ethereum TTF is 100% more than Avalanche TTF

Ethereum
16m
Avalanche
0s

Type


Ethereum and Avalanche are both layer 1 blockchains

Ethereum
Layer 1 blockchain
Avalanche
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


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

Ethereum
Off-chain
Avalanche
On-chain

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