Crystal VS C benchmarks

Current benchmark data was generated on Fri May 20 2022, full log can be found HERE

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[x86_64][2 cores] Intel(R) Xeon(R) Platinum 8370C CPU @ 2.80GHz (Model 106)

* -m in a file name stands for multi-threading or multi-processing

* -i in a file name stands for direct intrinsics usage. (Usage of simd intrinsics via libraries is not counted)

* -ffi in a file name stands for non-stdlib FFI usage

* (You may find time < time(user) + time(sys) for some non-parallelized programs, the overhead is from GC or JIT compiler, which are allowed to take advantage of multi-cores as that's more close to real-world scenarios.)

binarytrees

Input: 18

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 1614ms 6.4ms 64.4MB 1927ms 20ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 15

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 138ms 0.3ms 11.0MB 143ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

coro-prime-sieve

Input: 4000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 1979ms 40ms 20.5MB 1940ms 23ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 1000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 111ms 1.9ms 7.6MB 97ms 3ms crystal 1.4.1

edigits

Input: 250001

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 84ms 3.2ms 9.3MB 67ms 3ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 100000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 31ms 0.3ms 7.0MB 20ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

fannkuch-redux

Input: 11

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 3816ms 3.5ms 3.0MB 3800ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 10

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 315ms 1.6ms 3.0MB 303ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

fasta

Input: 2500000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 2.cr 842ms 6.9ms 3.6MB 683ms 143ms crystal 1.4.1
crystal 1.cr 1030ms 0.5ms 14.8MB 857ms 160ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 250000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 2.cr 88ms 0.7ms 3.5MB 70ms 10ms crystal 1.4.1
crystal 1.cr 109ms 2.2ms 4.6MB 83ms 13ms crystal 1.4.1

helloworld

Input: QwQ

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
c 1.c 1.5ms 0.5ms 0.6MB 0ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 1.c 2.2ms 0.7ms 2.3MB 0ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 1.c 2.8ms 1.5ms 1.1MB 0ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
crystal 1.cr 3.0ms 0.6ms 3.0MB 0ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

http-server

Input: 3000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 2833ms 1054ms 131.4MB 303ms 290ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 500

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 1242ms 112ms 32.7MB 20ms 63ms crystal 1.4.1

lru

Input: 1000 1000000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 0-unsafe.cr 63ms 2.1ms 5.0MB 50ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
crystal 1.cr 108ms 1.8ms 3.0MB 100ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 1000 3000000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 0-unsafe.cr 175ms 1.0ms 3.0MB 163ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
crystal 1.cr 313ms 0.4ms 3.1MB 300ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 100 500000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 0-unsafe.cr 32ms 2.1ms 3.1MB 20ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
crystal 1.cr 55ms 1.2ms 5.1MB 47ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

mandelbrot

Input: 5000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 996ms 1.0ms 9.6MB 980ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 1000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 46ms 0.6ms 5.0MB 33ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

merkletrees

Input: 17

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 1119ms 48ms 66.2MB 1287ms 13ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 15

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 226ms 4.8ms 19.4MB 250ms 3ms crystal 1.4.1

nbody

Input: 5000000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
c 5.c 321ms 0.9ms 1.0MB 310ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 8-i.c 346ms 2.4ms 1.1MB 333ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 8-i.c 365ms 0.6ms 0.9MB 357ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 5.c 368ms 1.3ms 1.1MB 360ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 8-i.c 375ms 0.5ms 0.6MB 363ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 2.c 397ms 0.5ms 0.6MB 390ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 5.c 401ms 0.7ms 0.6MB 390ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 2.c 412ms 6.0ms 1.1MB 393ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
crystal 1.cr 510ms 0.8ms 3.1MB 500ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
crystal 2.cr 540ms 0.7ms 3.1MB 530ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
c 2.c 624ms 0.6ms 1.0MB 613ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0

Input: 500000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
c 5.c 36ms 1.0ms 0.9MB 27ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 8-i.c 39ms 2.0ms 1.1MB 30ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 8-i.c 39ms 0.1ms 0.9MB 30ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 8-i.c 40ms 0.3ms 0.6MB 30ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 5.c 40ms 0.4ms 1.1MB 30ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 2.c 43ms 1.0ms 0.6MB 30ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 2.c 44ms 0.7ms 1.1MB 30ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 5.c 45ms 5.2ms 0.6MB 30ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
crystal 1.cr 55ms 1.3ms 3.0MB 43ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
crystal 2.cr 59ms 2.2ms 5.1MB 47ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
c 2.c 65ms 0.3ms 1.0MB 53ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0

nsieve

Input: 12

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 2.cr 466ms 1.2ms 10.1MB 450ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
c 1.c 795ms 30ms 40.2MB 770ms 10ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 1.c 813ms 6.4ms 40.8MB 770ms 27ms clang 11.0.0
crystal 1.cr 878ms 62ms 44.5MB 853ms 10ms crystal 1.4.1
c 1.c 905ms 22ms 41.1MB 880ms 10ms gcc 12.1.0

Input: 10

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 2.cr 108ms 1.9ms 4.4MB 100ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1
c 1.c 119ms 2.7ms 10.9MB 107ms 0ms zigcc 0.10.0
c 1.c 122ms 0.2ms 11.6MB 107ms 3ms clang 11.0.0
c 1.c 122ms 2.7ms 11.9MB 107ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
crystal 1.cr 147ms 1.5ms 14.8MB 133ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

pidigits

Input: 8000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 2771ms 83ms 6.8MB 3037ms 267ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 4000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
crystal 1.cr 653ms 3.5ms 5.4MB 680ms 73ms crystal 1.4.1

spectral-norm

Input: 8000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
c 4-m.c 1406ms 13ms 1.0MB 2743ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 6-im.c 1593ms 20ms 1.0MB 3113ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 4-m.c 1748ms 12ms 3.1MB 3420ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 6-im.c 1749ms 15ms 2.8MB 3407ms 3ms clang 11.0.0
c 5-im.c 1850ms 3.6ms 1.0MB 3640ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 5-im.c 2045ms 10ms 3.1MB 4003ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 3-m.c 2221ms 8.6ms 3.1MB 4363ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 3-m.c 2224ms 11ms 0.9MB 4360ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
crystal 1.cr timeout 0.0ms 0.0MB 0ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 4000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
c 4-m.c 360ms 2.2ms 1.0MB 683ms 3ms gcc 12.1.0
c 6-im.c 405ms 1.3ms 1.0MB 780ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 6-im.c 445ms 3.9ms 3.0MB 847ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 4-m.c 452ms 12ms 2.9MB 857ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 5-im.c 473ms 1.8ms 1.0MB 910ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 5-im.c 519ms 5.0ms 3.1MB 1003ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 3-m.c 561ms 1.6ms 1.0MB 1087ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 3-m.c 568ms 2.9ms 3.0MB 1087ms 3ms clang 11.0.0
crystal 1.cr 1507ms 2.2ms 5.6MB 1497ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1

Input: 2000

lang code time stddev peak-mem mem time(user) time(sys) compiler compiler/runtime
c 4-m.c 97ms 0.5ms 1.0MB 170ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 6-im.c 110ms 2.4ms 1.0MB 200ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 6-im.c 120ms 2.3ms 3.1MB 213ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 4-m.c 121ms 3.5ms 3.1MB 213ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 5-im.c 127ms 0.7ms 1.0MB 230ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
c 5-im.c 142ms 5.1ms 3.0MB 250ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 3-m.c 151ms 1.4ms 3.0MB 273ms 0ms clang 11.0.0
c 3-m.c 151ms 1.6ms 1.0MB 273ms 0ms gcc 12.1.0
crystal 1.cr 381ms 1.5ms 3.8MB 367ms 0ms crystal 1.4.1