Math.pow vs. simple multiplication

JavaScript performance comparison

Test case created by amenthes

Preparation code

<p>Hi there, this is math, only. No Output here</p>
<script>
  var x1 = 5;
  
  function ownSquare(num) {
   return num * num;
  }
</script>
    

Preparation code output

<p>Hi there, this is math, only. No Output here</p>

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Test Ops/sec
Simple Multiplication
e = x1 * x1;
pending…
Math.pow
e = Math.pow(x1, 2);
pending…
own Pow
e = ownSquare(x1);
pending…

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Hi there, this is math, only. No Output here