Transactions Per Second (TPS)


Ethereum TPS is 98.63% less than Solana TPS

Ethereum
13.41 tx/s
Solana
982 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Ethereum Max TPS is 96.12% less than Solana Max TPS

Ethereum
62.34 tx/s
Solana
1,608 tx/s

Block Time


Ethereum block time is 24X more than Solana block time

Ethereum
12.08s
Solana
0.5s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Ethereum TTF is 75X more than Solana TTF

Ethereum
16m
Solana
12.8s

Type


Ethereum and Solana are both layer 1 blockchains

Ethereum
Layer 1 blockchain
Solana
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


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

Ethereum
Off-chain
Solana
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 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.

Blockchains Socials

Ethereum Socials


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