GiB to PB → CONVERT Gibibytes to Petabytes

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Gibibyte (GiB) Versus Petabyte (PB) - Comparison

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

Gibibytes is a "binary" unit where as Petabytes is a "decimal" unit. One Gibibyte is equal to 1024^3 bytes. One Petabyte is equal to 1000^5 bytes. There are 931,322.574615478515625 Gibibyte in one Petabyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gibibyte Petabyte
Unit Symbol GiB PB
Standard binary decimal
Defined Value 2^30 or 1024^3 Bytes 10^15 or 1000^5 Bytes
Value in Bits 8,589,934,592 8,000,000,000,000,000
Value in Bytes 1,073,741,824 1,000,000,000,000,000

Gibibyte (GiB) to Petabyte (PB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Gibibyte (GiB) to Petabyte (PB) Conversion Image

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

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA PB = GiB x 10243 ÷ 10005

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

FORMULA

Petabytes = Gibibytes x 10243 ÷ 10005

STEP 1

Petabytes = Gibibytes x (1024x1024x1024) ÷ (1000x1000x1000x1000x1000)

STEP 2

Petabytes = Gibibytes x 1073741824 ÷ 1000000000000000

STEP 3

Petabytes = Gibibytes x 0.000001073741824

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

  1. = 1 x 10243 ÷ 10005
  2. = 1 x (1024x1024x1024) ÷ (1000x1000x1000x1000x1000)
  3. = 1 x 1073741824 ÷ 1000000000000000
  4. = 1 x 0.000001073741824
  5. = 0.000001073741824
  6. i.e. 1 GiB is equal to 0.000001073741824 PB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Gibibytes to Petabytes 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 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.
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Excel Formula to convert from Gibibyte (GiB) to Petabyte (PB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gibibyte (GiB) to Petabyte (PB).

  A B C
1 Gibibyte (GiB) Petabyte (PB)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.000001073741824  
3      

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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 Petabyte (PB) Conversion

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

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

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gibibyte (GiB) 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 Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

There are 0.000001073741824 Petabytes in a Gibibyte.

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

Use the formula PB = GiB x 10243 / 10005 to convert Gibibyte to Petabyte.

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

There are 931322.574615478515625 Gibibytes in a Petabyte.

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

Use the formula GiB = PB x 10005 / 10243 to convert Petabyte to Gibibyte.

Which is bigger, Petabyte(PB) or Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

Petabyte is bigger than Gibibyte. One Petabyte contains 931322.574615478515625 Gibibytes.

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