Java Byte Class Methods

The Byte class in Java is a wrapper class for the primitive data type byte. It provides several useful methods for working with byte values, such as parsing, comparing, and converting to other data types. Understanding these methods can help you perform common tasks more efficiently in your Java programs.

This guide covers various methods available in the Byte class. Each method is described in simple terms to help beginners understand how to use them. These methods enable you to perform operations like conversion between different types, parsing strings to bytes, and comparing byte values.

For more detailed information, please refer to the official Java SE Documentation and additional resources on Java Wrapper Classes Tutorial.

Java Byte Class Methods

The table below contains various methods of the Java Byte class, each with a link to a detailed explanation, examples, and real-world uses. Click on the method names to learn more about how to use them effectively in your applications.

Method Description
byteValue() Converts this Byte to a byte.
compareTo() Compares two Byte objects numerically.
doubleValue() Returns the value of this Byte as a double.
floatValue() Returns the value of this Byte as a float.
intValue() Returns the value of this Byte as an int.
parseByte() Parses the string argument as a signed decimal byte.
shortValue() Returns the value of this Byte as a short.
toString() Returns a string representation of the byte argument.
valueOf() Returns a Byte instance representing the specified byte value.