innerHTML vs createElement test

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 15 of this test case created by Thomas Giles

Preparation code


      
      <script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  var container = document.createElement("DIV");
  var HTML = new Array(101).join("<span></span>");

};
</script>

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Test Ops/sec
100 element innerHTML
container.innerHTML = HTML;
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createElement and appendChild
for (var i = 0; i < 100; i++) {
  container.appendChild(document.createElement("span"));
}
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