# Gibit to PB → CONVERT Gibibits to Petabytes

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info 1 Gibit is equal to 0.000000134217728 PB
Gibibit (binary) --> Petabyte (decimal)

Input Gibibit (Gibit) - and press Enter.
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## Gibibit (Gibit) Versus Petabyte (PB) - Comparison

Gibibits and Petabytes are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate.

Gibibits is a "binary" unit where as Petabytes is a "decimal" unit. One Gibibit is equal to 1024^3 bits. One Petabyte is equal to 1000^5 bytes. There are 7,450,580.596923828125 Gibibit in one Petabyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gibibit Petabyte
Unit Symbol Gib or Gibit PB
Standard binary decimal
Defined Value 2^30 or 1024^3 Bits 10^15 or 1000^5 Bytes
Value in Bits 1,073,741,824 8,000,000,000,000,000
Value in Bytes 134,217,728 1,000,000,000,000,000

## Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The Gibit to PB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB). 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 (Gibibit) and target (Petabyte) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1024^3 bits
(Binary Unit)
Equal to 1000^5 bytes
(Decimal Unit)

The formula for converting the Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA PB = Gibit x 10243 ÷ (8x10005)

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Petabytes = Gibibits x 10243 ÷ (8x10005)

STEP 1

Petabytes = Gibibits x (1024x1024x1024) ÷ (8x1000x1000x1000x1000x1000)

STEP 2

Petabytes = Gibibits x 1073741824 ÷ 8000000000000000

STEP 3

Petabytes = Gibibits x 0.000000134217728

Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB) can be processed as outlined below.

1. = 1 x 10243 ÷ (8x10005)
2. = 1 x (1024x1024x1024) ÷ (8x1000x1000x1000x1000x1000)
3. = 1 x 1073741824 ÷ 8000000000000000
4. = 1 x 0.000000134217728
5. = 0.000000134217728
6. i.e. 1 Gibit is equal to 0.000000134217728 PB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Gibibit ?

A Gibibit (Gib or Gibit) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,073,741,824 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 'gigabit' (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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#### What is Petabyte ?

A Petabyte (PB) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000,000,000,000 bytes (or 8,000,000,000,000,000 bits) and commonly used to measure the storage capacity of enterprise storage arrays and data centers. It is also used to express data transfer speeds and in the context of data storage and memory, the binary-based unit of Pebibyte (PiB) is used instead.

## Excel Formula to convert from Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB).

A B C
1 Gibibit (Gibit) Petabyte (PB)
2 1 =A2 * 0.000000134217728
3

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

## Python Code for Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Gibibit (Gibit) to Gibibit (Gibit) in Python.

gibibits = int(input("Enter Gibibits: "))
petabytes = gibibits * (1024*1024*1024) / (8*1000*1000*1000*1000*1000)
print("{} Gibibits = {} Petabytes".format(gibibits,petabytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gibibit (Gibit) as an input. The value of Petabyte (PB) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Petabytes(PB) are there in a Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

There are 0.000000134217728 Petabytes in a Gibibit.

#### What is the formula to convert Gibibit(Gibit) to Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

Use the formula PB = Gibit x 10243 / (8x10005) to convert Gibibit to Petabyte.

#### How many Gibibits(Gibit) are there in a Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

There are 7450580.596923828125 Gibibits in a Petabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Petabyte(PB) to Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gibit = PB x (8x10005) / 10243 to convert Petabyte to Gibibit.

#### Which is bigger, Petabyte(PB) or Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

Petabyte is bigger than Gibibit. One Petabyte contains 7450580.596923828125 Gibibits.

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