13 January 2020 – As of writing this article, cPanel doesn’t support PHP 7.4 yet. According to the feature request, the PHP 7.4 version will be added in Q1 of 2020.
We’re currently working towards Q1 of 2020.PHP 7.4 feature request
PHP 7.4 is already at the first minor release 7.4.1. PHP 7.4. was released on 28 Nov 2019 and comes with some new features, such as:
Typed PropertiesPHP 7.4 new features
Limited Return Type Covariance and Argument Type Contravariance
Unpacking Inside Arrays
Numeric Literal Separator
Allow Exceptions from __toString()
Extensions Removed from the Core
We will support the new version as soon as it is added by cPanel. From our internal tests, we don’t expect any issues. PHP 7.4 will become our servers’ default PHP version.
WordPress, the most used script, is already supporting PHP 7.4.