SVG | Canvas | WebGL

Alysia Wu
1 min readMay 3, 2020

D3 often render using SVF, which is retained mode graphic model

easy to use but performance is limited.

D3 v4 also have canvas to render charts, which is immediate mode, you can render 10k data points while maintaining smooth 60 pfs interaction .

Make use of the GPU:

WebGL provides a JS API

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