Transactions Per Second (TPS)


Solana TPS is 16X more than Polygon TPS

Solana
982 tx/s
Polygon
60.12 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS


Solana Max TPS is 5.71X more than Polygon Max TPS

Solana
1,608 tx/s
Polygon
282 tx/s

Block Time


Solana block time is 77.55% less than Polygon block time

Solana
0.5s
Polygon
2.21s

Time to Finality (TTF)


Solana TTF is 94.99% less than Polygon TTF

Solana
12.8s
Polygon
4m 16s

Type


Solana is a layer 1 blockchain, while Polygon is a layer 2 blockchain

Solana
Layer 1 blockchain
Polygon
Layer 2 blockchain

Governance Model


The governance types of Solana and Polygon are both off-chain

Solana
Off-chain
Polygon
Off-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 Polygon?


Polygon, formerly Matic Network, is a blockchain platform designed to establish a multi-chain system compatible with Ethereum. It employs a proof-of-stake consensus mechanism similar to Ethereum for on-chain transactions, with its native token being MATIC. Functioning as a "layer two" or "sidechain" scaling solution alongside Ethereum, Polygon facilitates quicker transactions and lower fees. Its inception aimed to tackle Ethereum's major challenges, including high fees, subpar user experience, and limited transaction throughput, aspiring to create an "Ethereum's internet of blockchains" or a multi-chain ecosystem of Ethereum-compatible blockchains.

Blockchains Socials

Solana Socials


Polygon Socials