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Feedback Needed -- Try PHP 7.3 -- fastest yet! Power Users Pre-Release

As a Power User we want to give you access to try out PHP 7.3 before we formally launch it.

We need your feedback!

PHP 7.3 is fast!

  • 10% faster than 7.2
  • 31% faster than PHP 7.0
  • Nearly 300% faster than PHP5.

WordPress and Drupal 8 now recommend PHP 7.3

Whether PHP 7.3 works for your site or not, let us know!

PHP version is managed in version control and deployed along with the rest of your site’s code to encourage testing before making a change on your Live site. See

Source for benchmarks