As programmers, we concatenate strings all the time. Should we worry about the performance? How about the amount of garbage we’re producing for the garbage collector? Today’s article runs a quick test to find out!
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What’s the fastest way to build a
string in C#? We have several options available to us.
string.Format() is a function built right in to the
string class., Concatenation (
"a" + "b") is a feature of the language itself! The
System.Text.StringBuilder class is a built in class with a name that makes it sound like it’s purpose-built for building strings. Today I pit these three against each other to find out just which one you should be using to build strings as quickly as possible.