# Gibit to PB Converter - CONVERT Gibibits to Petabytes

Input Gibibit - and press Enter
Gibit

The conversion formula PB = Gibit x 1024^3 / (8x1000^5) shows that One Gibibit is equivalent to 0.000000134217728 Petabytes. Our tool utilizes this formula to quickly and accurately convert any number of Gibibits to Petabytes and vice versa. Try it out now.

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## How to use Gibibit to Petabyte Converter

Gibit to PB Calculator Tool convert the data storage size from Gibibit to Petabyte.
It is very easy to use, just follow the below steps.

• Type the value in Gibit input box and click CONVERT button or simply hit ENTER key.
• The calculator will process the conversion with the highest accuracy and display the result.
• Use the Copy button to copy the result to clipboard.
• Click on the Swap⇄ button to reverse the conversion direction.

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## Gibit to PB Formula and Manual Conversion Steps

Gibibit and Petabyte are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate. Gibibit is a binary standard unit where as Petabyte is decimal. One Gibibit is equal to 1024^3 bits. One Petabyte is equal to 1000^5 bytes. There are 7,450,580.596923828125 Gibibits in one Petabyte. - view the difference between both units Source Data UnitTarget Data Unit
Gibibit (Gibit)
Equal to 1024^3 bits
(Binary Unit)
Petabyte (PB)
Equal to 1000^5 bytes
(Decimal Unit)

The formula of converting the Gibibit to Petabyte is represented as follows :

PB = Gibit x 10243 / (8x10005)

Note : Here we are converting the units between different standards. The source unit Gibibit is Binary where as the target unit Petabyte is Decimal. In such scenario, first we need to convert the source unit to the basic unit - Bit - multiply with 1024^3, and then convert to target unit by dividing with 8x1000^5 .

Now let us apply the above formula and see how to manually convert Gibibit (Gibit) to Petabyte (PB). We can further simplify the formula to ease the calculation.

FORMULA

Petabyte = Gibibit x 10243 / (8x10005)

STEP 1

Petabyte = Gibibit x (1024x1024x1024) / (8x1000x1000x1000x1000x1000)

STEP 2

Petabyte = Gibibit x 1073741824 / 8000000000000000

STEP 3

Petabyte = Gibibit x 0.000000134217728

Example : If we apply the above Formula and steps, conversion from 10 Gibit to PB, will be processed as below.

1. = 10 x 10243 / (8x10005)
2. = 10 x (1024x1024x1024) / (8x1000x1000x1000x1000x1000)
3. = 10 x 1073741824 / 8000000000000000
4. = 10 x 0.000000134217728
5. = 0.00000134217728
6. i.e. 10 Gibit is equal to 0.00000134217728 PB.

(Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.)

You can use above formula and steps to convert Gibibit to Petabyte using any of the programming language such as Java, Python or Powershell.

#### Definition : 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.

#### Definition : 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 Gibit to PB

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from Gibibit to Petabyte.

ABC
1Gibibit (Gibit)Petabyte (PB)
21=A2 * 0.000000134217728
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