jQuery text() vs. html() vs [0] vs native

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js">
</script>
<p id="text">
  Test text
</p>
<script>
  var $text = $("#text");
</script>
    

Preparation code output

<p id="text"> Test text </p>

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Test Ops/sec
text()
$text.text();
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html()
$text.html();
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add text()
$text.text('me so happy');
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add html()
$text.html('me so sad');
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add innerText
$text[0].innerText += 'me so happy';
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add innerHTML
$text[0].innerHTML += 'me so sad';
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