Loop vs map vs forEach with functions only

JavaScript performance comparison

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Cache length in for loop

Preparation code

 
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
    var range = [];
   
    for (var i = 0; i < 10000; i++) {
      range.push(i);
    }
   
    function multiplyByTwo(num) {
      return num * 2;
    }
};
</script>

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Test Ops/sec
Loop
var result = [];

for (var i = 0, m = range.length; i < m; i++) {
  result.push(multiplyByTwo(range[i]));
}
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Map
var result = range.map(multiplyByTwo);
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forEach
var result = [];

range.forEach(function(val) {
  result.push(multiplyByTwo(val));
});
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