innerText vs value

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<form>
<input type="text" name="test" id="test" value="a"/>
</form>
      
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  $('#test').val('a');

};
</script>

Preparation code output

<form> <input type="text" name="test" id="test" value="a"/> </form>

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Testing in CCBot 2.0.0 / Other 0.0.0
Test Ops/sec
innerText
$('#test')[0].innerText = 'b'
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value
$('#test')[0].value = 'b'
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