Litecoin vs Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency
Launch DateOctober 7th, 2011January 3rd, 2009
CreatorCharles LeeSatoshi Nakamoto
ProtocolProof-of-WorkProof-of-Work
AlgorithmScryptSHA-256
Average Block Time2.5 Minutes10 Minutes
Block HalvingEvery 840,000 BlocksEvery 210,000 Blocks
Max Total Coins84,000,00021,000,000