# PB to GB → CONVERT Petabytes to Gigabytes

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info 1 PB is equal to 1,000,000 GB

Petabyte --to--> Gigabyte

## Petabyte (PB) Versus Gigabyte (GB) - Comparison

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

Both Petabytes and Gigabytes are the "decimal" units. One Petabyte is equal to 1000^5 bytes. One Gigabyte is equal to 1000^3 bytes. There are 0.000001 Petabyte in one Gigabyte. Find more details on below table.

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

## Petabyte (PB) to Gigabyte (GB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

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

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

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA GB = PB x 10002

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

FORMULA

Gigabytes = Petabytes x 10002

STEP 1

Gigabytes = Petabytes x (1000x1000)

STEP 2

Gigabytes = Petabytes x 1000000

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

1. = 1 x 10002
2. = 1 x (1000x1000)
3. = 1 x 1000000
4. = 1,000,000
5. i.e. 1 PB is equal to 1,000,000 GB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### 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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#### 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.

## Excel Formula to convert from Petabyte (PB) to Gigabyte (GB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Petabyte (PB) to Gigabyte (GB).

A B C
1 Petabyte (PB) Gigabyte (GB)
2 1 =A2 * 1000000
3

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

## Python Code for Petabyte (PB) to Gigabyte (GB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Petabyte (PB) to Petabyte (PB) in Python.

petabytes = int(input("Enter Petabytes: "))
gigabytes = petabytes * (1000*1000)
print("{} Petabytes = {} Gigabytes".format(petabytes,gigabytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Petabyte (PB) as an input. The value of Gigabyte (GB) 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 Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

There are 0.000001 Petabytes in a Gigabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Gigabyte(GB) to Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

Use the formula PB = GB / 10002 to convert Gigabyte to Petabyte.

#### How many Gigabytes(GB) are there in a Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

There are 1000000 Gigabytes in a Petabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Petabyte(PB) to Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Use the formula GB = PB x 10002 to convert Petabyte to Gigabyte.

#### Which is bigger, Petabyte(PB) or Gigabyte(GB)?expand_more

Petabyte is bigger than Gigabyte. One Petabyte contains 1000000 Gigabytes.

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