## Is Xlookup better than Vlookup?

The XLOOKUP defaults to an exact match where the VLOOKUP defaults to an approximate match.

As the exact match is used most often, this setting would make the XLOOKUP more effective.

On top of this, the XLOOKUP offers an additional option of an approximate match returning the next larger value..

## What is match mode in Xlookup?

Syntax. The XLOOKUP function searches a range or an array, and returns an item corresponding to the first match it finds. If a match doesn’t exist, then XLOOKUP can return the closest (approximate) match.

## Can Xlookup return multiple matches?

It also means XLOOKUP can return multiple cells within a single lookup. This technique is utilized in the handy Double XLOOKUP which can replace the ever-so-popular Index/Match/Match formula.

## Is Xlookup case sensitive?

By itself, the XLOOKUP function is not case-sensitive. A lookup value of “RED” will match “red”, “RED”, or “Red”. We can work around this limitation by constructing a suitable lookup array for XLOOKUP with a logical expression. Notice the position of TRUE corresponds to the row where the color is “RED”.