Transactions Per Second (TPS)


Solana TPS is 56X more than Algorand TPS

Solana
982 tx/s
Algorand
17.42 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Solana Max TPS is 50.17% less than Algorand Max TPS

Solana
1,608 tx/s
Algorand
3,227 tx/s

Block Time


Solana block time is 82.56% less than Algorand block time

Solana
0.5s
Algorand
2.85s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Solana TTF is 100% more than Algorand TTF

Solana
12.8s
Algorand
0s

Type


Solana and Algorand are both layer 1 blockchains

Solana
Layer 1 blockchain
Algorand
Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model


Solana off-chain governance is worse than Algorand on-chain governance

Solana
Off-chain
Algorand
On-chain

Other Comparisons

About Blockchains

What is Solana?


Solana stands out as a high-performance blockchain, celebrated for its scalability, speed, and minimal transaction expenses. Featuring a distinctive consensus mechanism dubbed Proof of History (PoH), Solana achieves remarkable scalability and efficiency. Tailored to accommodate dApps, it excels in processing a vast number of transactions swiftly, thereby slashing processing durations and fees. These attributes make it a compelling platform for developers within the cryptocurrency realm.

What is Algorand?


Algorand emerges as a blockchain platform committed to fostering transparency and enabling the growth of decentralized projects and applications. Operating as a public, decentralized blockchain, it leverages a Pure Proof-of-Stake (PPoS) consensus mechanism to uphold network security, efficiency, and decentralization. Powered by the Algorand Consensus Algorithm, the network employs a combination of cryptographic techniques and random selection to attain consensus, effectively addressing the constraints of traditional consensus mechanisms.

Blockchains Socials

Solana Socials


Algorand Socials