we benchmarked Sphinx 3.0.2 vs Manticore 2.6.2. This was 8 months ago and both Manticore and Sphinx changed since then. As it's said in Sphinx 3.0.3 announcement
Sphinx 3.0.3 is up to 2x faster compared to 3.0.2, so it's interesting to do another benchmark. This time let's test on a real dataset - Hacker News comments.
The benchmark was conducted with the following conditions: