Tag: switch-statement

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Is 'switch' faster than 'if'?

Is a switch statement actually faster than an if statement? I ran the code below on Visual Studio 2010's

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Renaldo
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asked 07 September, 2021
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Why does Java switch on contiguous ints appear to run faster with added cases?

I am working on some Java code which needs to be highly optimized as it will run in hot functions that are inv

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Kristopher
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asked 07 September, 2021