Month February 2024

How fast is Argentum (part 2)

The previous “benchmark” tested integer arithmetic, control structures and function/lambda calls. This benchmark tests data structures, object creation, method calls and pointers. It’s based on First of all, tests from the above site have a number of issues: Let’s…

How fast is Argentum?

Argentum is advertised as fast. But how fast it actually is? Here is a simple benchmark of three languages: Python, C, and an x86-64 assembly. Though this benchmark is questionable: This though gives a glimpse on how these languages are…


Argentum got a web-based playground. Playground features: Limitations Future improvements With time the playground will be improved in many ways: All in all, right now this playground allows to play with Argentum online.Happy hacking!