Bulk operations method gives you additional flexibility by allowing to customize options such as primary key, columns, include childs entities and more.
They are also faster than BulkSaveChanges since they don’t use the ChangeTracker and doesn’t call the DetectChanges method.
Bulk Operations Available:
Using the ChangeTracker to detect and persist change automatically is great! However, almost every application has some particular scenario which requires some customization and better performance.
|Operations||1,000 Entities||2,000 Entities||5,000 Entities|
|SaveChanges||1,000 ms||2,000 ms||5,000 ms|
|BulkInsert||6 ms||10 ms||15 ms|
|BulkUpdate||50 ms||55 ms||65 ms|
|BulkDelete||45 ms||50 ms||60 ms|
|BulkMerge||65 ms||80 ms||110 ms|