jQuery index vs hasClass

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 16 of this test case created by Pedro Guglielmo

Info

Test which is faster, index compared to hasClass.

Preparation code

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

<section>
<article class="foo"></article>
<article class="bar"></article>
<article></article>
</section>

<script>
  var found = false;
</script>

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hasClass
if ($("article","section").hasClass("foo")) {
 found = true;
}
pending…
index
if ($("article","section").index() == 0) {
 found = true;
}
pending…

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