textContent vs createTextNode() vs innerHTML

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<div id="test"></div>
      
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  var div = document.getElementById('test');

};

Benchmark.prototype.teardown = function() {
  var div = document.getElementById('test');
  div.innerHTML = '';

};
</script>

Preparation code output

<div id="test"></div>

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Testing in CCBot 2.0.0 / Other 0.0.0
Test Ops/sec
textContent
div.textContent = '1234';
pending…
createTextNode()
var t = document.createTextNode('1234');
div.appendChild(t);
pending…
innerHTML
div.innerHTML = '1234';
pending…

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