innerText vs textContent vs JQuery .text() (fetching text)

JavaScript performance comparison

Test case created by Greg

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<div id="foo">the inner text</div>

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>

<div id="some-text">content</div>
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
    var someText = $('some-text');
};
</script>

Preparation code output

content

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Test Ops/sec
innerText
someText.innerText;
pending…
textContent
someText.textContent;
pending…
innerText or textContent
(someText.textContent || someText.innerText);
pending…
JQuery .text()
someText.text();
pending…

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