Performance of Array vs. Object

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 142 of this test case created by nawie

Preparation code


      
      <script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  var arr = [],
      i,
      obj = {};
  for(i = 0; i < 10000; i += 1) {
      var o = {payload:i};
      arr.push(o);
      obj[i] = o;
  }
  

};
</script>

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Testing in CCBot 2.0.0 / Other 0.0.0
Test Ops/sec
Array Performance
var sum = 0;
for (var x=0; x<arr.length; ++x) {
    sum += arr[x].payload
}
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Object Performance
var sum = 0;
for (var x in obj) {
    sum += obj[x].payload;
}
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Object Performance using known length
var sum = 0;
for (var x=0; x<10000; ++x) {
    sum += obj[x].payload
}
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Using Object.keys()
var sum = 0;
var keys = Object.keys(obj);
for (var x=0; x<keys.length; ++x) {
    sum += obj[keys[x]].payload
}
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Array Performance with fixed length
var sum = 0;
var i = arr.length - 1;
for (; i >= 0; i--) {
    	sum += arr[i].payload
};
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Using Object.keys() with fixed length
var sum = 0;
var x = 10000- 1;
for (; x >= 0; x--) {
    	sum += obj[x].payload
};
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using while
var x = 0;
var sum = 0;
var i = arr.length;
while(x<i){
  sum += arr[x].payload;
  ++x;
}
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