# GB to EiB → CONVERT Gigabytes to Exbibytes

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info 1 GB is equal to 0.0000000008673617379884035472059622406959 EiB
Input Gigabyte (GB) - and press Enter.
Gigabyte (decimal) --> Exbibyte (binary)

## Gigabyte (GB) Versus Exbibyte (EiB) - Comparison

Gigabytes and Exbibytes are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate.

Gigabytes is a "decimal" unit where as Exbibytes is a "binary" unit. One Gigabyte is equal to 1000^3 bytes. One Exbibyte is equal to 1024^6 bytes. There are 1,152,921,504.606846976 Gigabyte in one Exbibyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gigabyte Exbibyte
Unit Symbol GB EiB
Standard decimal binary
Defined Value 10^9 or 1000^3 Bytes 2^60 or 1024^6 Bytes
Value in Bits 8,000,000,000 9,223,372,036,854,775,808
Value in Bytes 1,000,000,000 1,152,921,504,606,846,976

## Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The GB to EiB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB). 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 (Gigabyte) and target (Exbibyte) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1000^3 bytes
(Decimal Unit)
Equal to 1024^6 bytes
(Binary Unit)

The formula for converting the Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA EiB = GB x 10003 ÷ 10246

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Exbibytes = Gigabytes x 10003 ÷ 10246

STEP 1

Exbibytes = Gigabytes x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)

STEP 2

Exbibytes = Gigabytes x 1000000000 ÷ 1152921504606846976

STEP 3

Exbibytes = Gigabytes x 0.0000000008673617379884035472059622406959

Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB) can be processed as outlined below.

1. = 1 x 10003 ÷ 10246
2. = 1 x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)
3. = 1 x 1000000000 ÷ 1152921504606846976
4. = 1 x 0.0000000008673617379884035472059622406959
5. = 0.0000000008673617379884035472059622406959
6. i.e. 1 GB is equal to 0.0000000008673617379884035472059622406959 EiB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Gigabyte ?

A Gigabyte (GB) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000,000 bytes (or 8,000,000,000 bits) and commonly used to measure the storage capacity of computer hard drives, flash drives, and other digital storage devices. It is also used to express data transfer speeds and in the context of data storage and memory, the binary-based unit of Gibibyte (GiB) is used instead.

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#### What is Exbibyte ?

An Exbibyte (EiB) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,152,921,504,606,846,976 bytes (or 9,223,372,036,854,775,808 bits) and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix 'exbi' is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'exabyte' (EB). It is widely used in the field of computing as it more accurately represents the storage size of high end servers and data storage arrays.

## Excel Formula to convert from Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB).

A B C
1 Gigabyte (GB) Exbibyte (EiB)
2 1 =A2 * 0.0000000008673617379884035472059622406959
3

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

## Python Code for Gigabyte (GB) to Exbibyte (EiB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Gigabyte (GB) to Gigabyte (GB) in Python.

gigabytes = int(input("Enter Gigabytes: "))
exbibytes = gigabytes * (1000*1000*1000) / (1024*1024*1024*1024*1024*1024)
print("{} Gigabytes = {} Exbibytes".format(gigabytes,exbibytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gigabyte (GB) as an input. The value of Exbibyte (EiB) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Exbibytes(EiB) are there in a Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

There are 0.0000000008673617379884035472059622406959 Exbibytes in a Gigabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Gigabyte(GB) to Exbibyte(EiB)?expand_more

Use the formula EiB = GB x 10003 / 10246 to convert Gigabyte to Exbibyte.

#### How many Gigabytes(GB) are there in an Exbibyte(EiB)?expand_more

There are 1152921504.606846976 Gigabytes in an Exbibyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Exbibyte(EiB) to Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Use the formula GB = EiB x 10246 / 10003 to convert Exbibyte to Gigabyte.

#### Which is bigger, Exbibyte(EiB) or Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Exbibyte is bigger than Gigabyte. One Exbibyte contains 1152921504.606846976 Gigabytes.

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