Many websites compare Divi to Flatsome, but they don’t mention performance, much less run speed tests. Because speed is extremely important for online stores, our blog post will focus solely on the this.
The data below is from our yearly WooCommerce theme speed benchmark. We’ve created the test so that everyone can make an informed decision when choosing a theme. To see all the themes tested, the methodology, and full results, read the fastest WooCommerce theme.
The 2020/21 test was done in mid-December 2020.
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Divi Theme vs Flatsome Speed Test Results
In all cases the lowest number is the best.
Page Load Time – Overall
This is the average of the three tests.
Page Load Time – Single Pages
Each page was tested 10 times. The result is the median.
|Theme||Version||ZIP Size||Overall||Home||Shop Page||Product Page|
Page load time is in miliseconds (ms).
Which theme should you choose?
If you’re interested in performance, then Flatsome is the clear winner, as it takes a significant 35% less time to load than Divi. Not only that, Flatsome scored third place on our theme benchmark test, while Divi finished 16th out of 20.
To learn how other themes, see our theme benchmark test.