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array list vs vector

bhuvi mdu

Joined: May 03, 2005
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I knew the following pts.:-

1) Vector is Synchronized and Array List is not
2) Vector Size grows beyond the limit, it will double the size whereas Array List increase 50% of size.

Can anyone say some more differences.

Steve Morrow
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The source code for both of these classes is located in, available with the JDK/SDK distribution you downloaded.
Stan James
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Open the JavaDocs side by side and see how they compare on features. Is there anything one can do that the other can't?

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