for vs forEach

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<script>
  var i, values = [],
      sum = 0;
  for (i = 0; i < 10000; i++) {
   values[i] = i;
  }
  
  function add(val) {
   sum += Math.sqrt(val) + Math.sqrt(val/7);
  }
</script>
    

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Test Ops/sec
while
// preferred 2
var i = values.length;
while (i--) {
  add(values[i]);
}
pending…
for+
var i = 0,
  max;

for (i = 0, max = values.length; i < max; i += 1) {
  add(values[i]);
}
pending…
for-
// preferred 1
var i;
for (i = values.length; i--;) {
  add(values[i]);
}
pending…

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