Real-Time TPS

Hedera TPS is 38X more than Bitcoin TPS

395 tx/s
10.37 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

Hedera max TPS is 266X more than Bitcoin max TPS

3,287 tx/s
12.36 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS

Hedera max theoretical TPS is 1,429X more than Bitcoin max theoretical TPS

10,000 tx/s
7 tx/s

Block Time

Hedera block time is 99.16% less than Bitcoin block time


Time to Finality (TTF)

Hedera TTF is 99.8% less than Bitcoin TTF



Hedera and Bitcoin are both layer 1 blockchains

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model

Hedera council governance is worse than Bitcoin off-chain governance


Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is Hedera?

Hedera operates as a public network employing the hashgraph consensus algorithm for rapid and secure transaction validation. Governed by a council of esteemed organizations, Hedera ensures consistent progress and decentralization. Distinguished by its high throughput, security, and fair transaction ordering, Hedera strives to establish a trust layer for the internet.

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

Hedera Socials

Bitcoin Socials