Java.lang Package Classes

Java Byte - shortValue() Method



The java.lang.Byte.shortValue() method returns the value of this Byte as a short after a widening primitive conversion.

Syntax

public short shortValue()

Parameters

No parameter is required.

Return Value

Returns the numeric value represented by this object after conversion to type short.

Exception

NA.

Example:

In the example below, the java.lang.Byte.shortValue() method returns a Byte object after conversion to type short.

import java.lang.*;

public class MyClass {
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    
    //creating Byte objects
    Byte val1 = 25;
    Byte val2 = -25;

    //printing shortValue of the Byte objects
    System.out.println("shortValue of the val1 is: " + val1.shortValue()); 
    System.out.println("shortValue of the val2 is: " + val2.shortValue());   
  }
}

The output of the above code will be:

shortValue of the val1 is: 25
shortValue of the val2 is: -25

❮ Java.lang - Byte

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