Real-Time TPS

Hedera TPS is 43X more than Optimism TPS

396 tx/s
9.28 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

Hedera max TPS is 100X more than Optimism max TPS

3,287 tx/s
32.87 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS

Hedera max theoretical TPS is 14X more than Optimism max theoretical TPS

10,000 tx/s
714 tx/s

Block Time

Hedera block time is the same as Optimism block time


Time to Finality (TTF)

Hedera TTF is 99.27% less than Optimism TTF



Hedera is a layer 1 blockchain, while Optimism is a layer 2 blockchain

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 2 blockchain

Governance Model

Hedera council governance is worse than Optimism on-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 Optimism?

Optimism provides a Layer 2 scaling fix for Ethereum, greatly boosting its scalability and cutting down on gas fees. It maintains robust security measures and guarantees a smooth development experience. Through Optimistic Rollups, it enables swift transaction processing, positioning Ethereum as a viable option for deploying intricate and interactive applications.

Blockchains Socials

Hedera Socials

Optimism Socials