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="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.10.2/jquery.min.js"></script>

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$('<div>')
var f = document.createElement('form'); 
f.style.display = 'none';
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$('<div></div>')
var f = $(document.createElement('form'));
f.style.display = 'none';
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document.createElement
var f = $(document.createElement('div'));
f.hide();
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