Pbit to PiB → CONVERT Petabits to Pebibytes

info 1 Pbit is equal to 0.11102230246251565404236316680908203125 PiB
Petabit (decimal) --to--> Pebibyte (binary)

Petabit (Pbit) Versus Pebibyte (PiB) - Comparison

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

Petabits is a "decimal" unit where as Pebibytes is a "binary" unit. One Petabit is equal to 1000^5 bits. One Pebibyte is equal to 1024^5 bytes. There are 9.007199254740992 Petabit in one Pebibyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Petabit Pebibyte
Unit Symbol Pb or Pbit PiB
Standard decimal binary
Defined Value 10^15 or 1000^5 Bits 2^50 or 1024^5 Bytes
Value in Bits 1,000,000,000,000,000 9,007,199,254,740,992
Value in Bytes 125,000,000,000,000 1,125,899,906,842,624

Petabit (Pbit) to Pebibyte (PiB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Petabit (Pbit) to Pebibyte (PiB) Conversion Image

The Pbit to PiB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Petabit (Pbit) 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 (Petabit) and target (Pebibyte) data units.

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA PiB = Pbit x 10005 ÷ (8x10245)

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


Pebibytes = Petabits x 10005 ÷ (8x10245)


Pebibytes = Petabits x (1000x1000x1000x1000x1000) ÷ (8x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)


Pebibytes = Petabits x 1000000000000000 ÷ 9007199254740992


Pebibytes = Petabits x 0.11102230246251565404236316680908203125


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

  1. = 1 x 10005 ÷ (8x10245)
  2. = 1 x (1000x1000x1000x1000x1000) ÷ (8x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)
  3. = 1 x 1000000000000000 ÷ 9007199254740992
  4. = 1 x 0.11102230246251565404236316680908203125
  5. = 0.11102230246251565404236316680908203125
  6. i.e. 1 Pbit is equal to 0.11102230246251565404236316680908203125 PiB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

Unit Definitions

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.
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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 Petabit (Pbit) to Pebibyte (PiB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Petabit (Pbit) to Pebibyte (PiB).

  A B C
1 Petabit (Pbit) Pebibyte (PiB)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.11102230246251565404236316680908203125  

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Python Code for Petabit (Pbit) to Pebibyte (PiB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Petabit (Pbit) to Petabit (Pbit) in Python.

petabits = int(input("Enter Petabits: "))
pebibytes = petabits * (1000*1000*1000*1000*1000) / (8*1024*1024*1024*1024*1024)
print("{} Petabits = {} Pebibytes".format(petabits,pebibytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Petabit (Pbit) 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 Petabit(Pbit)?expand_more

There are 0.11102230246251565404236316680908203125 Pebibytes in a Petabit.

What is the formula to convert Petabit(Pbit) to Pebibyte(PiB)?expand_more

Use the formula PiB = Pbit x 10005 / (8x10245) to convert Petabit to Pebibyte.

How many Petabits(Pbit) are there in a Pebibyte(PiB)?expand_more

There are 9.007199254740992 Petabits in a Pebibyte.

What is the formula to convert Pebibyte(PiB) to Petabit(Pbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Pbit = PiB x (8x10245) / 10005 to convert Pebibyte to Petabit.

Which is bigger, Pebibyte(PiB) or Petabit(Pbit)?expand_more

Pebibyte is bigger than Petabit. One Pebibyte contains 9.007199254740992 Petabits.

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