Blockchains: Ethereum vs Solana vs Avalanche vs MultiversX (Elrond). What are the differences?

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  • create-solana-dapp

    CLI for creating Solana dApps on the fly

    You can find on Github a dApp starter template and a step-by-step course on how to start with Rust & React on Solana.

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  • avalanche-cli

    Some more tools, like the Avalanche CLI, can be found on their official Github Repo.

  • elrond-my-nfts-collection-dapp

    Discontinued MultiversX (Elrond) My NFTs Collection Dapp by Creative Tim [Moved to: https://github.com/web3-creative-tim/multiversx-my-nfts-collection-dapp]

    Another dApp starter for NFTs collection creators can be found on our Github and it is Open Source. The dApp features include: showcasing all the NFTs that you own from a specific collection with details, login process using the cryptocurrency wallet, and an innovative design by Creative Tim.

  • TypeScript

    TypeScript is a superset of JavaScript that compiles to clean JavaScript output.

    MultiversX (former Elrond) MultiversX Virtual Machine (EVM) supports any programming language that can compile Web Assembly smart contracts. These include the likes of TypeScript, C#, Go, C/C++, and Rust. However, since MultiversX’s smart contract framework is based mostly on Rust, Rust is the recommended language.

  • rust

    Empowering everyone to build reliable and efficient software.

    Solana The execution environment of Solana is based on eBPF (Berkely Packet Filter), which allows developers to use Rust, C, and C++.

  • v3-core

    🦄 🦄 🦄 Core smart contracts of Uniswap v3

    Ethereum Ethereum boasts a huge load of awesome projects running on its blockchain. Among them, decentralized finance (DeFi) protocols, Uniswap decentralized exchange (DEX) protocol, MakerDAO (a decentralized lending protocol, Curve Finance (an automated market maker), and app.1inch (a crypto exchange aggregator) are the most notable.

  • solidity

    Solidity, the Smart Contract Programming Language

    Ethereum Solidity is the object-oriented programming language used for implementing smart contracts. Ethereum uses Solidity for developing Ethereum Virtual Machines (EVM). Solidity uses ECMAScript-like syntax that is useful for existing web developers.

  • SaaSHub

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  • solana

    Web-Scale Blockchain for fast, secure, scalable, decentralized apps and marketplaces.

    With the introduction of new and advanced blockchain platforms in the Web 3.0 scene, the narrative around Ethereum has slowly shifted towards its younger “Ethereum Alternatives”. Solana, Avalanche, and MultiversX (former Elrond) are some of the crypto blockchains that are given this terminology, as they share similar features but are comparatively cheaper and better than Ethereum.

  • mx-chain-go

    ⚡ The official implementation of the MultiversX blockchain protocol, written in golang.

    With the introduction of new and advanced blockchain platforms in the Web 3.0 scene, the narrative around Ethereum has slowly shifted towards its younger “Ethereum Alternatives”. Solana, Avalanche, and MultiversX (former Elrond) are some of the crypto blockchains that are given this terminology, as they share similar features but are comparatively cheaper and better than Ethereum.

  • mx-specs

    MultiversX specs documentation.

    With the introduction of new and advanced blockchain platforms in the Web 3.0 scene, the narrative around Ethereum has slowly shifted towards its younger “Ethereum Alternatives”. Solana, Avalanche, and MultiversX (former Elrond) are some of the crypto blockchains that are given this terminology, as they share similar features but are comparatively cheaper and better than Ethereum.

  • audius-client

    Discontinued DEPRECATED: Use the audius-protocol monorepo

    Solana Solana also has its host of best projects which include the likes of STEPN (https://stepn.com/) (a Web3 lifestyle app), Star Atlas (a metaverse-based online game), Civic (a blockchain-based identity management system), Audius (a decentralized music streaming system) the most popular.

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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