Charset : Java Glossary


Oracle’s nio class for improved encoding handling, translating between various national character sets — which glyphs are assigned which 8-bit slots, and also for multibyte encodings such as UTF-8, UTF-16BE and UTF-16LE. Internally Java uses 16-bit Unicode.

Learning More

Oracle’s Javadoc on Charset class : available:
Oracle’s Javadoc on CharsetEncoder class : available:
Oracle’s Javadoc on CharsetDecoder class : available:
Oracle’s Javadoc on CharsetProvider class : available:

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