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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