Java Float Class Methods

The Float class in Java is a wrapper class for the primitive data type float. It provides several useful methods for working with float 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 Float 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 floats, and comparing float values.

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

Java Float Class Methods

The table below contains various methods of the Java Float 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 Float to a byte.
doubleValue() Returns the value of this Float as a double.
compare() Compares two Float objects numerically.
float16ToFloat() Converts a float16 value to a float.
floatToFloat16() Converts a float value to a float16.
floatValue() Returns the value of this Float as a float.
intValue() Returns the value of this Float as an int.