# GiB to Byte → CONVERT Gibibytes to Bytes

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info 1 GiB is equal to 1,073,741,824 Byte
Input Gibibyte (GiB) - and press Enter.
Gibibyte (binary) --> Byte

## Gibibyte (GiB) Versus Byte (B) - Comparison

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

Gibibytes is a "binary" unit where as Bytes is a "basic" unit. One Gibibyte is equal to 1024^3 bytes. One Byte is equal to 8 bits. There are 0.000000000931322574615478515625 Gibibyte in one Byte. Find more details on below table.

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

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

The GiB to Byte Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gibibyte (GiB) to Byte (B). 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 (Gibibyte) and target (Byte) data units.

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

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Byte = GiB x 10243

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

FORMULA

Bytes = Gibibytes x 10243

STEP 1

Bytes = Gibibytes x (1024x1024x1024)

STEP 2

Bytes = Gibibytes x 1073741824

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

1. = 1 x 10243
2. = 1 x (1024x1024x1024)
3. = 1 x 1073741824
4. = 1,073,741,824
5. i.e. 1 GiB is equal to 1,073,741,824 Byte.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### 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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#### 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.

## Excel Formula to convert from Gibibyte (GiB) to Byte (B)

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

A B C
1 Gibibyte (GiB) Byte (B)
2 1 =A2 * 1073741824
3

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

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

You can use below code to convert any value in Gibibyte (GiB) to Gibibyte (GiB) in Python.

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

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gibibyte (GiB) as an input. The value of Byte (B) 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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