Real-Time TPS

Optimism TPS is 97.65% less than Hedera TPS

9.28 tx/s
396 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

Optimism max TPS is 99% less than Hedera max TPS

32.87 tx/s
3,287 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS

Optimism max theoretical TPS is 92.85% less than Hedera max theoretical TPS

714 tx/s
10,000 tx/s

Block Time

Optimism block time is the same as Hedera block time


Time to Finality (TTF)

Optimism TTF is 137X more than Hedera TTF



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

Layer 2 blockchain
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model

Optimism on-chain governance is better than Hedera council governance


Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

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.

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.

Blockchains Socials

Optimism Socials

Hedera Socials