A Solana (SOL) competitor is abruptly hovering amid information that stablecoin issuer Circle (USDC) is investing within the blockchain undertaking.
The Sei Community (SEI), the brand new layer-1 blockchain that claims to be a blockchain quicker than Solana, reached a excessive of $0.250 after the Circle announcement, a greater than 110% enhance from its worth of $0.118 on November tenth.
Circle mentioned they had been investing within the SEI community to develop use circumstances for USDC, its dollar-pegged digital asset.
SEI has barely retraced and is buying and selling for $0.239 at time of writing.
“SEI is designed particularly to handle the first use case of cryptocurrency – the change of digital property. This blockchain isn’t simply quick; it’s the quickest, reaching 390ms time to finality and boasts unparalleled velocity.
By integration with SEI, USDC will present builders and entrepreneurs world wide one thing they’ve by no means had earlier than: the flexibility to construct merchandise and commerce on an open platform globally, rapidly, and cheaply with instantaneous transaction settlement.”
In keeping with SEI, its trading-focused blockchain community is quicker than Solana’s primarily based on sure key knowledge.
SEI says its transaction finality on its blockchain is 500 milliseconds whereas Solana’s transaction finality is round 2.5 seconds. SEI additionally compares its transactional throughput with Solana by saying Sei Community has the aptitude of 20,000 orders per second (ops) and Solana can deal with 10,000 transactions per second (tps).
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