Real-Time TPS

IoTeX TPS is 0.11 tx/s, while Cardano TPS is coming soon

0.11 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

IoTeX max TPS is 830 tx/s, while Cardano max TPS is coming soon

830 tx/s

Block Time

IoTeX block time is 5s, while Cardano block time is coming soon


Time to Finality (TTF)

IoTeX TTF is 0s, while Cardano TTF is coming soon



IoTeX and Cardano are both layer 1 blockchains

Layer 1 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model

IoTeX governance is on-chain, while Cardano governance is coming soon


Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is IoTeX?

IoTeX is a blockchain platform designed specifically for the Internet of Things (IoT) industry. It aims to address the scalability, privacy, and security challenges associated with connecting billions of devices to the internet. IoTeX utilizes a unique architecture that combines blockchain, decentralized identity, and secure hardware to create a trusted and privacy-centric infrastructure for IoT applications. It offers lightweight and efficient consensus mechanisms, support for trusted computing environments, and privacy-preserving techniques such as zero-knowledge proofs.

What is Cardano?

Cardano is a proof-of-stake blockchain platform: the first to be founded on peer-reviewed research and developed through evidence-based methods. It combines pioneering technologies to provide unparalleled security and sustainability to decentralized applications, systems, and societies.

Blockchains Socials

IoTeX Socials

Cardano Socials