PHP Benchmarks

Performance comparison of PHP code alternatives.

Test: include vs. require

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Historical Results

Based on (1) saved test runs, The test labeled "include" was (on average) the faster by 0.0163 seconds, (1.576% faster)

include 100%
require 98.424%

The include test took 1.0208 seconds.
The require test took 1.0371 seconds.

Nitty-Gritty

Each test case ran 20 random code order iterations consisting of 291,321 loops for a total of 5,826,420 runs.

  • Line execution difference (0.000003) milliseconds.
  • Avg difference (0.000) milliseconds per 291,321 loops.
  • Total difference 16.35 milliseconds for 5,826,420 loops

The iteration variablity for Code 1 was (0.0000) milliseconds and Code 2 was (0.0000) milliseconds. The lower and the closer together there values are the more accurate the results are.

Code

The first test, "include", was:

clearstatcache();
include('./supplement/dummy.php');

The second test, "require", was:

clearstatcache();
require('./supplement/dummy.php');

Running: Linux (x86_64:1 GB) PHP (7.2.34-8+ubuntu16.04.1+deb.sury.org+1)