# GB to Pbit → CONVERT Gigabytes to Petabits

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info 1 GB is equal to 0.000008 Pbit

Gigabyte --to--> Petabit

## Gigabyte (GB) Versus Petabit (Pbit) - Comparison

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

Both Gigabytes and Petabits are the "decimal" units. One Gigabyte is equal to 1000^3 bytes. One Petabit is equal to 1000^5 bits. There are 125,000 Gigabyte in one Petabit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gigabyte Petabit
Unit Symbol GB Pb or Pbit
Standard decimal decimal
Defined Value 10^9 or 1000^3 Bytes 10^15 or 1000^5 Bits
Value in Bits 8,000,000,000 1,000,000,000,000,000
Value in Bytes 1,000,000,000 125,000,000,000,000

## Gigabyte (GB) to Petabit (Pbit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

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

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

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

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Based on the provided diagram and steps outlined earlier, the formula for converting the Gigabyte (GB) to Petabit (Pbit) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Pbit = GB x 8 ÷ 10002

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

FORMULA

Petabits = Gigabytes x 8 ÷ 10002

STEP 1

Petabits = Gigabytes x 8 ÷ (1000x1000)

STEP 2

Petabits = Gigabytes x 8 ÷ 1000000

STEP 3

Petabits = Gigabytes x 0.000008

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

1. = 1 x 8 ÷ 10002
2. = 1 x 8 ÷ (1000x1000)
3. = 1 x 8 ÷ 1000000
4. = 1 x 0.000008
5. = 0.000008
6. i.e. 1 GB is equal to 0.000008 Pbit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Gigabytes to Petabits 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 Petabit ?

A Petabit (Pb or Pbit) is a decimal unit of measurement for digital information transfer rate. It is equal to 1,000,000,000,000,000 (one quadrillion) bits. It is commonly used to measure the speed of data transfer over computer networks, such as internet connection speeds.

## Excel Formula to convert from Gigabyte (GB) to Petabit (Pbit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gigabyte (GB) to Petabit (Pbit).

A B C
1 Gigabyte (GB) Petabit (Pbit)
2 1 =A2 * 0.000008
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 Petabit (Pbit) Conversion

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

gigabytes = int(input("Enter Gigabytes: "))
petabits = gigabytes * 8 / (1000*1000)
print("{} Gigabytes = {} Petabits".format(gigabytes,petabits))

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

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Petabits(Pbit) are there in a Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

There are 0.000008 Petabits in a Gigabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Gigabyte(GB) to Petabit(Pbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Pbit = GB x 8 / 10002 to convert Gigabyte to Petabit.

#### How many Gigabytes(GB) are there in a Petabit(Pbit)?expand_more

There are 125000 Gigabytes in a Petabit.

#### What is the formula to convert Petabit(Pbit) to Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Use the formula GB = Pbit x 10002 / 8 to convert Petabit to Gigabyte.

#### Which is bigger, Petabit(Pbit) or Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Petabit is bigger than Gigabyte. One Petabit contains 125000 Gigabytes.

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