getElementById vs. querySelector

JavaScript performance comparison

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Compare the speed of getElementById to querySelector to querySelectorAll to jQuery

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<p id="foo">Foo</p>
<p id="bar">Bar</p>
<p id="baz">Baz</p>

Preparation code output

Foo

Bar

Baz

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Test Ops/sec
getElementById
var bar = document.getElementById("bar");
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querySelector
var bar = document.querySelector("#bar");
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querySelectorAll
var bar = document.querySelectorAll("#bar"); 
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jquery get(0)
var bar = $("#bar").get(0);
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jquery[0]
var bar = $("#bar")[0];
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jquery context
var bar = $(".user-output").find("#bar")[0];
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