pidigits benchmark N=10,000

Each chart bar shows how many times slower, one ↓ pidigits program was, compared to the fastest program.

These are not the only programs that could be written. These are not the only compilers and interpreters. These are not the only programming languages.

Column × shows how many times more each program used compared to the benchmark program that used least.

    sort sortsort
  ×   Program Source Code CPU secs Elapsed secs Memory KB Code B ≈ CPU Load
1.0Python 2 #4 0.010.01?380  0% 0% 100% 0%
1.0Python 2 #4 0.010.01?380  0% 0% 0% 100%
1.4Python 2 #4 0.020.02?380  50% 0% 100% 0%
1.9Python 3 #4 0.030.03?379  0% 100% 0% 0%
1.9Python 3 #4 0.030.03?379  0% 67% 50% 25%
1.9Python 3 #4 0.030.03?379  0% 0% 100% 0%
2.1Cython #4 0.030.03?349  100% 0% 0% 0%
2.1Cython #4 0.030.03?349  0% 33% 100% 0%
2.1Cython #4 0.030.03?349  100% 0% 0% 0%
2.6Nuitka #4 0.040.04?379  100% 20% 0% 0%
2.6Nuitka #4 0.040.04?379  0% 100% 0% 0%
2.9Nuitka #4 0.040.04?379  0% 100% 25% 0%
65Pyston 0.900.9026,528322  1% 100% 0% 0%
65Pyston 0.910.9126,560322  0% 4% 95% 0%
65Pyston 0.910.9126,480322  100% 0% 0% 1%
68Python 3 #5 0.950.9511,156710  9% 3% 2% 100%
68Nuitka #5 0.950.9612,480710  2% 100% 0% 0%
68Nuitka #5 0.950.9612,484710  0% 1% 100% 1%
69Nuitka #5 0.960.9612,308710  100% 1% 2% 1%
69Python 3 #5 0.970.9711,040710  7% 6% 100% 4%
71Python 3 #5 0.951.0011,040710  100% 7% 2% 1%
73Nuitka #2 1.021.0212,432389  0% 100% 1% 0%
73Python 2 #2 1.021.038,884389  100% 1% 2% 1%
74Nuitka #2 1.021.0312,264389  3% 5% 1% 97%
74Python 3 #2 1.031.0411,120389  8% 100% 1% 1%
74Python 2 #2 1.041.048,820389  2% 3% 100% 3%
75Nuitka #2 1.051.0512,284389  1% 100% 0% 2%
75Cython #2 1.051.0510,984364  1% 3% 1% 100%
76Cython #2 1.061.0611,036364  100% 3% 3% 1%
76Python 3 #2 1.041.0611,108389  37% 69% 2% 4%
77Cython #2 1.071.0710,876364  6% 1% 98% 1%
77Python 2 #2 1.071.088,972389  7% 99% 8% 9%
78Python 3 #2 1.041.0910,948389  100% 0% 2% 5%
139Python 2 #3 1.941.949,020664  100% 2% 1% 2%
139Python 2 #3 1.941.948,972664  100% 3% 1% 1%
139Python 3 #3 1.941.9511,004664  6% 1% 1% 100%
139Nuitka #3 1.941.9512,292664  100% 1% 2% 1%
139Python 2 #3 1.941.959,268664  1% 99% 2% 2%
139Cython #3 1.951.9511,276639  2% 1% 100% 2%
140Cython #3 1.951.9510,816639  99% 2% 2% 2%
140Cython #3 1.951.9511,008639  100% 1% 2% 1%
140Nuitka #3 1.951.9512,268664  2% 3% 2% 100%
140Python 3 #3 1.961.9611,028664  6% 6% 3% 100%
140Nuitka #3 1.961.9612,160664  2% 100% 5% 3%
142Python 3 #3 1.991.9911,008664  7% 2% 100% 1%
207Python 3 2.902.909,448322  5% 100% 1% 2%
207Python development version 2.902.908,624322  5% 64% 0% 37%
207Cython 2.902.909,500322  100% 1% 1% 0%
208Nuitka 2.902.9110,520322  1% 100% 0% 1%
208Nuitka 2.902.9110,532322  1% 1% 1% 100%
208Cython 2.902.919,344322  100% 0% 1% 0%
208Cython 2.902.919,488322  1% 100% 1% 1%
208Nuitka 2.902.9110,548322  67% 1% 34% 1%
210Python development version 2.942.958,448322  6% 2% 100% 1%
210Python 3 2.942.959,492322  7% 3% 100% 1%
211Python development version 2.942.968,676322  15% 2% 91% 1%
211PyPy 2 2.932.9687,448322  1% 5% 99% 1%
212PyPy 2 2.942.9687,540322  0% 6% 1% 99%
212Python 3 2.962.969,332322  8% 37% 72% 3%
213PyPy 2 2.952.9887,188322  1% 6% 1% 99%
215PyPy 3 3.003.0178,384322  6% 100% 3% 6%
215PyPy 3 2.993.0278,304322  3% 99% 2% 5%
217PyPy 3 2.983.0378,152322  100% 6% 4% 3%
229Python 2 3.203.207,236322  8% 3% 7% 100%
232Python 2 3.243.257,216322  9% 100% 6% 7%
242Python 2 3.383.397,468322  44% 14% 16% 73%
386Jython 8.845.40290,952322  34% 45% 51% 35%
389Jython 8.865.44294,580322  29% 51% 30% 54%
402Jython 9.425.63324,056322  47% 39% 41% 40%
882MicroPython 12.3312.344,172322  100% 0% 0% 0%
882MicroPython 12.3412.354,144322  0% 0% 100% 0%
885MicroPython 12.3712.384,144322  38% 1% 63% 0%
906IronPython 13.1212.6877,680322  58% 2% 41% 2%
906IronPython 13.1512.6979,276322  1% 29% 5% 68%
906IronPython 13.1412.6978,604322  0% 57% 3% 42%
missing benchmark programs
Shedskin No program
Numba No program
Grumpy No program
Graal No program

 pidigits benchmark : Streaming arbitrary-precision arithmetic

diff program output N = 27 with this output file to check your program is correct before contributing.

We are trying to show the performance of various programming language implementations - so we ask that contributed programs not only give the correct result, but also use the same algorithm to calculate that result.

Each program should use the same step-by-step spigot algorithm to calculate digits of Pi.

Each program should

Programs should adapt the step-by-step algorithm given on pages 4,6 & 7 of Unbounded Spigot Algorithms for the Digits of Pi (156KB pdf). (Not the deliberately obscure version given on page 2.)(Not the Rabinowitz-Wagon algorithm.)

In addition to language specific multiprecision arithmetic, we will accept programs that use GMP.

For more information see Eric W. Weisstein, "Pi Digits." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.
http://mathworld.wolfram.com/PiDigits.html

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