jQuery append vs html vs innerHTML list performance

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js">
<div id="list">
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  var len = 20;


Preparation code output

<div id="list"> </div>

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Test Ops/sec
jquery .append()
for (var i = 0; i < len; i++) {
  var html = '<div>Test ' + i + '</div>';
jQuery .html()
var html = $('<div />');
for (var i = 0; i < len; i++) {
  html.append('<div>Test ' + i + '</div>');


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