hex2dec

Convert hexadecimal number string to decimal number

Syntax

d = hex2dec('hex_value')

Description

d = hex2dec('hex_value') converts hex_value to its floating-point integer representation. The argument hex_value is a hexadecimal integer stored in a MATLAB® string or cell array of strings. The value of hex_value must be smaller than hexadecimal 10,000,000,000,000.

If hex_value is a cell array of strings, each row is interpreted as a hexadecimal string.

Examples

hex2dec('3ff')

ans =

        1023

For a character array S,

S =
0FF
2DE
123
hex2dec(S)

ans =

255
734
291
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