java.lang.Short equals​(Object obj)

Description

The equals​(Object obj) method of Short class compares this object to the specified object. The result is true if and only if the argument is not null and is a Short object that contains the same short value as this object.

Notes:

  • Overrides equals in class Object.

Method Syntax

public boolean equals​(Object obj)

Method Argument

Data Type Parameter Description
Object obj the object to compare with

Method Returns

The equals​(Object obj) method of Short class returns true if the objects are the same; false otherwise.

Compatibility

Requires Java 1.1 and up

Java Short equals​(Object obj) Example

Below is a simple java example on the usage of equals​(Object obj) method of Short class.

Sample Output

Below is the sample output when you run the above example.

Java Short equals(Object obj) method example output