Real-Time TPS

Solana TPS is 8.83X more than Stellar TPS

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835 tx/s
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94.58 tx/s

Max Recorded TPS

Solana max TPS is 41X more than Stellar max TPS

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7,229 tx/s
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176 tx/s

Max Theoretical TPS

Solana max theoretical TPS is 57X more than Stellar max theoretical TPS

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65,000 tx/s
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1,137 tx/s

Block Time

Solana block time is 92.23% less than Stellar block time

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Solana finality is 2.13X more than Stellar finality

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Solana and Stellar are both layer 1 blockchains

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Layer 1 blockchain
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Layer 1 blockchain

Governance Model

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

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Launch Date

Solana was launched 6 years after Stellar

Mar 16, 2020
Jul 31, 2014

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 Stellar?

Stellar empowers builders to unlock human and economic potential. It combines a powerful, decentralized blockchain network with a global ecosystem of innovators to create opportunities as borderless as ideas. It offers the tools to make a difference in the real world through new digital asset products and services that enhance access to the global financial system.

Blockchains Socials

Solana Socials

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