Transactions Per Second (TPS)


Ethereum TPS is 1.57X more than Bitcoin TPS

Ethereum
13.43 tx/s
Bitcoin
8.58 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Ethereum Max TPS is 5.71X more than Bitcoin Max TPS

Ethereum
62.34 tx/s
Bitcoin
10.92 tx/s

Block Time


Ethereum block time is 95.96% less than Bitcoin block time

Ethereum
12s
Bitcoin
4m 57s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Ethereum TTF is 73.33% less than Bitcoin TTF

Ethereum
16m
Bitcoin
1h

Type


Ethereum and Bitcoin are both layer 1 blockchains

Ethereum
Layer 1 blockchain
Bitcoin
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


The governance types of Ethereum and Bitcoin are both off-chain

Ethereum
Off-chain
Bitcoin
Off-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 Bitcoin?


Bitcoin stands as a leading cryptocurrency and payment network, utilizing peer-to-peer technology to operate without central authorities. It embraces global participation as an open-source platform. A notable advancement in Bitcoin is the introduction of ordinals and inscriptions. Launched in January 2023, the Bitcoin ordinals protocol enables the embedding of digital content like art, text, or video directly onto the Bitcoin blockchain. This innovation allows for the creation of exclusive digital collectibles, giving each satoshi a unique identity and purpose, broadening Bitcoin's utility beyond its role as a store of value.

Blockchains Socials

Ethereum Socials


Bitcoin Socials