Java.lang.Float.equals() Method


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Description

The java.lang.Float.equals() method compares this object against the specified object. The result is true if and only if the argument is not null and is a Float object that represents a float with the same value as the float represented by this object.

Declaration

Following is the declaration for java.lang.Float.equals() method

public boolean equals(Object obj)

Parameters

  • obj -- This is the object to be compared.

Return Value

This method returns true if the objects are the same, else false.

Exception

  • NA

Example

The following example shows the usage of java.lang.Float.equals() method.

package com.tutorialspoint;

import java.lang.*;

public class FloatDemo {

   public static void main(String[] args) {

   // compares this object against the specified object
   Float obj1 = new Float("10");
   Float obj2 = new Float("10.0");
   System.out.print(obj1 + " = " + obj2);
   System.out.println(" ?  " + obj1.equals(obj2));

   obj1 = new Float("20");
   obj2 = new Float("67.20");
   System.out.print(obj1 + " = " + obj2);
   System.out.println(" ?  " + obj1.equals(obj2));  
   }
}

Let us compile and run the above program, this will produce the following result:

10.0 = 10.0 ? true
20.0 = 67.2 ? false

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