Items List Performance

I’m building a workflow that converts and combines two different files. I noticed that it takes quite some time for the Items Lists to split an XML file into different items. Fortunately, that is not a problem in this process, but I was just wondering whether this is expected behaviour.

Hi Dick, I had a test run using the Item Lists node and didn’t notice any particular slowness. Are you perhaps simply processing a very large amount of data?

The xml file is 894 KB and has 6084 items …