closure vs name function in a loop

JavaScript performance comparison

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Testing the performance of calling a closure function in a loop and calling a defined (named) function in a loop.

Preparation code

 
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
    function named(){
      //does something
    }
};
</script>

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closure
var i;
for(i = 0 ; i < 10 ; i++) {
   //create and call closure function
   (function(){
     //does something
   })();
}
pending…
named
var i;
for(i = 0 ; i < 10 ; i++) {
  named();
}
pending…

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