Object.create vs Crockford vs Constructor

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 19 of this test case created by Brian Cavalier

Info

Wondering how much of a difference hoisting f out of crockfordCreate will make.

Preparation code

<script>
  var sharedPrototype = {
   one: function() {
    return 1;
   },
   two: function() {
    return 2;
   },
   three: function() {
    return 3;
   }
  };
 
  function F() {}
  var crockfordCreate = function(proto) {
   F.prototype = proto;
   return new F();
  };
 
  var Constructor = function() {};
  Constructor.prototype = sharedPrototype;
</script>

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Test Ops/sec
Object.create()
var i = 100;
while (i--) Object.create(sharedPrototype);
pending…
Crockford Create
var i = 100;
while (i--) crockfordCreate(sharedPrototype);
pending…
Constructor
var i = 100;
while (i--) new Constructor;
pending…

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