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Team4Code updated to PHP 7.3!

by | September 6, 2019 | News

As of December 6th, 2018, the latest and greatest version, PHP 7.3 is here! With it comes new useful features, functionalities, deprecations, a good number of bug fixes, and a boost in performance & safety. PHP 7.3 is now available to all Team4Code clients!

PHP 7 Performance

PHP 7 has shown to be significantly faster than the previous versions. Here are a few stats:

  • Official PHP benchmarks show that PHP 7 allows the system to execute twice as many requests per second in comparison with the PHP 5.6, at almost half of the latency.
  • Christian Vigh also published a PHP performance comparison in which he found that PHP 5.2 was 400% slower than PHP 7.

 

The latest version of PHP 7.3, is now available to all Team4Code clients! 🤘

Check Your PHP Version

Not sure what version of PHP you’re running? One of the easiest ways to check is to use a tool like Pingdom or Google Chrome Devtools. The first HTTP request header will typically show you the version. Or send us an email, so we can check it out for you!