jQuery vs createElement

JavaScript performance comparison

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Benchmarks from answer on StackOverflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/268490/jquery-document-createelement-equivalent/268520

Preparation code

<script src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-2.0.3.min.js"></script>

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Test Ops/sec
$('<div>')
$('<div>')
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$('<div></div>')
$('<div></div>')
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document.createElement
$(document.createElement('div'))
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$('<div/>')
$('<div/>')
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