This is one of the most powerful feature of Java SE 7.   The use of Switch-Case statement with string is very common and will help java developers to use this powerful feature in their applications.

I am providing a very basic example below which demonstrates the use of switch-case using string.




This is a demo of the switch-case statement with strings.
This was introduced in JAVA SE 7.

public class SwitchCaseDemo {

    public static void main(String[] args) {

      String month = "January";
		switch (month) {
			case "January" :
			out.println("This is January");
			case "December" :
			out.println("This is December");
			case "May" :
			out.println("This is May");
			case "June" :
			out.println("This is June");

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