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Faster than parseInt

The fastest way to convert a string to a number is using the + operator
eg. let num = +"5"

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Joe Attardi

This is literally the opposite of what's true:

perf comparison

Overall in real world applications, the performance difference is probably negligible unless you have to convert millions of numbers.

Less code does not equal "faster" or "better".

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according to MDN
mdn ss