PB to Tbit → CONVERT Petabytes to Terabits

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Petabyte (PB) Versus Terabit (Tbit) - Comparison

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

Both Petabytes and Terabits are the "decimal" units. One Petabyte is equal to 1000^5 bytes. One Terabit is equal to 1000^4 bits. There are 0.000125 Petabyte in one Terabit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Petabyte Terabit
Unit Symbol PB Tb or Tbit
Standard decimal decimal
Defined Value 10^15 or 1000^5 Bytes 10^12 or 1000^4 Bits
Value in Bits 8,000,000,000,000,000 1,000,000,000,000
Value in Bytes 1,000,000,000,000,000 125,000,000,000

Petabyte (PB) to Terabit (Tbit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Petabyte (PB) to Terabit (Tbit) Conversion Image

The PB to Tbit Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Petabyte (PB) to Terabit (Tbit). 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 (Terabit) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1000^5 bytes
(Decimal Unit)
Equal to 1000^4 bits
(Decimal Unit)

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

÷ 8   
÷ 1000   
  x 8  
  x 1000  

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Tbit = PB x (8x1000)

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


Terabits = Petabytes x (8x1000)


Terabits = Petabytes x 8000


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

  1. = 1 x (8x1000)
  2. = 1 x 8000
  3. = 8,000
  4. i.e. 1 PB is equal to 8,000 Tbit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Petabytes to Terabits 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 Terabit ?

A Terabit (Tb or Tbit) is a decimal unit of measurement for digital information transfer rate. It is equal to 1,000,000,000,000 (one trillion) bits. It is commonly used to measure the speed of data transfer over computer networks, such as internet connection speeds.
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Excel Formula to convert from Petabyte (PB) to Terabit (Tbit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Petabyte (PB) to Terabit (Tbit).

  A B C
1 Petabyte (PB) Terabit (Tbit)  
2 1 =A2 * 8000  

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Python Code for Petabyte (PB) to Terabit (Tbit) Conversion

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

petabytes = int(input("Enter Petabytes: "))
terabits = petabytes * 8000
print("{} Petabytes = {} Terabits".format(petabytes,terabits))

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

There are 0.000125 Petabytes in a Terabit.

What is the formula to convert Terabit(Tbit) to Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

Use the formula PB = Tbit / (8x1000) to convert Terabit to Petabyte.

How many Terabits(Tbit) are there in a Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

There are 8000 Terabits in a Petabyte.

What is the formula to convert Petabyte(PB) to Terabit(Tbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Tbit = PB x (8x1000) to convert Petabyte to Terabit.

Which is bigger, Petabyte(PB) or Terabit(Tbit)?expand_more

Petabyte is bigger than Terabit. One Petabyte contains 8000 Terabits.

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