jQuery vs createElement

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 79 of this test case created

Info

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/1.9.0/jquery.min.js"></script>
 

Preparation code output

Test runner

Warning! For accurate results, please disable Firebug before running the tests. (Why?)

Java applet disabled.

Testing in unknown unknown
Test Ops/sec
$('<div id="my-id">')
$('<div id="my-id">')
pending…
$('<div id="my-id"></div>')
$('<div id="my-id"></div>')
pending…
document.createElement
var d=document.createElement('div');
d.id='my-id';
$(d);
pending…
document.createElement w/ jQuery.attr
$(document.createElement('div')).attr('id','my-id');
pending…

Compare results of other browsers

Revisions

You can edit these tests or add even more tests to this page by appending /edit to the URL. Here’s a list of current revisions for this page:

0 comments

Add a comment