jquery vs createElement

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 15 of this test case created by Marc and last updated

Preparation code

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

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Test Ops/sec
jquery plain
var test = $('<div>');
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jquery set class
var test = $('<div class="a">');
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document.createElement plain
var test = $(document.createElement('div'));
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document.createElement set class
var test = $(document.createElement('div'));
test.addClass('a');
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raw
var test = document.createElement('div');
test.className = 'a';
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addClass vs attr(class)
var test = $(document.createElement('div'));
test.attr('class','a');
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document.createElement streamlined
var test = document.createElement('div');
test.className='a';
test=$(test);
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