Flash AS3: Difference between a number and int and uint

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Number – holds decimals and numbers larger or smaller than max uint.

Uint – holds numbers randing from 0 to 4,294,967,295. Cannot contain decimals. Optimal for holding hexadecimals (ie colors) and large integers.

Int – holds numbers ranging from -2,147,483,648 to 2,147,483,647. Cannot contain decimals.

 

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