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

2s
2s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Hedera TTF is 99.27% less than Optimism TTF

7s
16m

Type


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

Council
On-chain

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