# Eth crypto
Why Ethereum Will Likely Outperform Bitcoin in 2022
Ethereum could outperform Bitcoin with its new proof-of-stake system. Bitcoin (BTC) has risen 76% year-to-date, according toGoogle Finance, and stood at $51,757 as of Dec. 27. But Ethereum (ETH) is up 461.6% in the same timeframe, based on Google Finance.