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Why should I use new and not malloc()?
New and Delete makes sure that constructors and Destructors are called but not the case with malloc and free functions of C.
» Pointer conversion safety:
malloc() returns a void* which isn't safe. new returns a pointer of the right type.
» new is a Operator:
new is an operator that can be overloaded for better memory management by a class, while malloc() is not an operaotor.