Is it possible to write this method in a prettier way?

public static string ByteArrayToString(byte[] byteArray)
  var hex = new StringBuilder(byteArray.Length * 2);
  foreach (var b in byteArray)
    hex.AppendFormat("{0:x2}", b);
  return hex.ToString();

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There are popular topics on StackOverflow that cover this exact question:

  • \$\begingroup\$ It seems that just as on StackOverflow, consensus here is that link-only answers aren't preferable. \$\endgroup\$ Commented May 22, 2020 at 18:50
  • \$\begingroup\$ This answer refers to internal stackoverflow links, not external. Basically it says “this question has already been answered”. I don’t see any reason to copy/paste the code from similar answers. \$\endgroup\$
    – almaz
    Commented May 23, 2020 at 19:16

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