GB to PiB → CONVERT Gigabytes to Pebibytes

info 1 GB is equal to 0.0000008881784197001252323389053344726562 PiB
Gigabyte (decimal) --to--> Pebibyte (binary)

Gigabyte (GB) Versus Pebibyte (PiB) - Comparison

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

Gigabytes is a "decimal" unit where as Pebibytes is a "binary" unit. One Gigabyte is equal to 1000^3 bytes. One Pebibyte is equal to 1024^5 bytes. There are 1,125,899.906842624 Gigabyte in one Pebibyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gigabyte Pebibyte
Unit Symbol GB PiB
Standard decimal binary
Defined Value 10^9 or 1000^3 Bytes 2^50 or 1024^5 Bytes
Value in Bits 8,000,000,000 9,007,199,254,740,992
Value in Bytes 1,000,000,000 1,125,899,906,842,624

Gigabyte (GB) to Pebibyte (PiB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Gigabyte (GB) to Pebibyte (PiB) Conversion Image

The GB to PiB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gigabyte (GB) to Pebibyte (PiB). 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 (Pebibyte) data units.

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA PiB = GB x 10003 ÷ 10245

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


Pebibytes = Gigabytes x 10003 ÷ 10245


Pebibytes = Gigabytes x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)


Pebibytes = Gigabytes x 1000000000 ÷ 1125899906842624


Pebibytes = Gigabytes x 0.0000008881784197001252323389053344726562


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

  1. = 1 x 10003 ÷ 10245
  2. = 1 x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)
  3. = 1 x 1000000000 ÷ 1125899906842624
  4. = 1 x 0.0000008881784197001252323389053344726562
  5. = 0.0000008881784197001252323389053344726562
  6. i.e. 1 GB is equal to 0.0000008881784197001252323389053344726562 PiB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Gigabytes to Pebibytes 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 Pebibyte ?

A Pebibyte (PiB) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,125,899,906,842,624 bytes (or 9,007,199,254,740,992 bits) and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix 'pebi' is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'petabyte' (PB). 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.
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Excel Formula to convert from Gigabyte (GB) to Pebibyte (PiB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gigabyte (GB) to Pebibyte (PiB).

  A B C
1 Gigabyte (GB) Pebibyte (PiB)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.0000008881784197001252323389053344726562  

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Python Code for Gigabyte (GB) to Pebibyte (PiB) Conversion

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

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

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

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

How many Pebibytes(PiB) are there in a Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

There are 0.0000008881784197001252323389053344726562 Pebibytes in a Gigabyte.

What is the formula to convert Gigabyte(GB) to Pebibyte(PiB)?expand_more

Use the formula PiB = GB x 10003 / 10245 to convert Gigabyte to Pebibyte.

How many Gigabytes(GB) are there in a Pebibyte(PiB)?expand_more

There are 1125899.906842624 Gigabytes in a Pebibyte.

What is the formula to convert Pebibyte(PiB) to Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Use the formula GB = PiB x 10245 / 10003 to convert Pebibyte to Gigabyte.

Which is bigger, Pebibyte(PiB) or Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Pebibyte is bigger than Gigabyte. One Pebibyte contains 1125899.906842624 Gigabytes.

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