Byte to GiB → CONVERT Bytes to Gibibytes

info 1 Byte is equal to 0.000000000931322574615478515625 GiB
Byte --> Gibibyte (binary)
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Byte (B) Versus Gibibyte (GiB) - Comparison

Bytes and Gibibytes are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate.

Bytes is one of the very "basic" digital unit where as Gibibytes is a "binary" unit. One Byte is equal to 8 bits. One Gibibyte is equal to 1024^3 bytes. There are 1,073,741,824 Byte in one Gibibyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Byte Gibibyte
Unit Symbol B GiB
Standard basic binary
Defined Value 8 bits 2^30 or 1024^3 Bytes
Value in Bits 8 8,589,934,592
Value in Bytes 1 1,073,741,824

Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB) Conversion Image

The Byte to GiB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB). Let's delve into a thorough analysis of the formula and steps involved.

Outlined below is a comprehensive overview of the key attributes associated with both the source (Byte) and target (Gibibyte) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 8 bits
(Basic Unit)
Equal to 1024^3 bytes
(Binary Unit)

The conversion diagram provided below offers a visual representation to help you better grasp the steps involved in calculating Byte to Gibibyte in a simplified manner.

÷ 8   
÷ 1024   
÷ 1024   
÷ 1024   
÷ 1024   
÷ 1024   
÷ 1024   
÷ 1024   
÷ 1024   
  x 8  
  x 1024  
  x 1024  
  x 1024  
  x 1024  
  x 1024  
  x 1024  
  x 1024  
  x 1024  

Based on the provided diagram and steps outlined earlier, the formula for converting the Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA GiB = Byte ÷ 10243

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.


Gibibytes = Bytes ÷ 10243


Gibibytes = Bytes ÷ (1024x1024x1024)


Gibibytes = Bytes ÷ 1073741824


Gibibytes = Bytes x (1 ÷ 1073741824)


Gibibytes = Bytes x 0.000000000931322574615478515625


Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB) can be processed as outlined below.

  1. = 1 ÷ 10243
  2. = 1 ÷ (1024x1024x1024)
  3. = 1 ÷ 1073741824
  4. = 1 x (1 ÷ 1073741824)
  5. = 1 x 0.000000000931322574615478515625
  6. = 0.000000000931322574615478515625
  7. i.e. 1 Byte is equal to 0.000000000931322574615478515625 GiB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Bytes to Gibibytes using any of the programming language such as Java, Python, or Powershell.

Unit Definitions

What is Byte ?

A Byte is a unit of digital information that typically consists of 8 bits and can represent a wide range of values such as characters, binary data and it is widely used in the digital world to measure the data size and data transfer speed.
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What is Gibibyte ?

A Gibibyte (GiB) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,073,741,824 bytes (or 8,589,934,592 bits) and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix 'gibi' is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'gigabyte' (GB). It is widely used in the field of computing as it more accurately represents the amount of data storage and data transfer in computer systems.
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Excel Formula to convert from Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB).

  A B C
1 Byte (B) Gibibyte (GiB)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.000000000931322574615478515625  

download Download - Excel Template for Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB) Conversion

If you want to perform bulk conversion locally in your system, then download and make use of above Excel template.

Python Code for Byte (B) to Gibibyte (GiB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Byte (B) to Byte (B) in Python.

bytes = int(input("Enter Bytes: "))
gibibytes = bytes / (1024*1024*1024)
print("{} Bytes = {} Gibibytes".format(bytes,gibibytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Byte (B) as an input. The value of Gibibyte (GiB) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

How many Gibibytes(GiB) are there in a Byte?expand_more

There are 0.000000000931322574615478515625 Gibibytes in a Byte.

What is the formula to convert Byte to Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

Use the formula GiB = Byte / 10243 to convert Byte to Gibibyte.

How many Bytes are there in a Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

There are 1073741824 Bytes in a Gibibyte.

What is the formula to convert Gibibyte(GiB) to Byte?expand_more

Use the formula Byte = GiB x 10243 to convert Gibibyte to Byte.

Which is bigger, Gibibyte(GiB) or Byte?expand_more

Gibibyte is bigger than Byte. One Gibibyte contains 1073741824 Bytes.

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