PB to YB → CONVERT Petabytes to Yottabytes

info 1 PB is equal to 0.000000001 YB

Petabyte (PB) Versus Yottabyte (YB) - Comparison

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

Both Petabytes and Yottabytes are the "decimal" units. One Petabyte is equal to 1000^5 bytes. One Yottabyte is equal to 1000^8 bytes. There are 1,000,000,000 Petabyte in one Yottabyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Petabyte Yottabyte
Unit Symbol PB YB
Standard decimal decimal
Defined Value 10^15 or 1000^5 Bytes 10^24 or 1000^8 Bytes
Value in Bits 8,000,000,000,000,000 8,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000
Value in Bytes 1,000,000,000,000,000 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000

Petabyte (PB) to Yottabyte (YB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Petabyte (PB) to Yottabyte (YB) Conversion Image

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

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1000^5 bytes
(Decimal Unit)
Equal to 1000^8 bytes
(Decimal Unit)

The conversion diagram provided below offers a visual representation to help you better grasp the steps involved in calculating Petabyte to Yottabyte 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 Yottabyte (YB) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA YB = PB ÷ 10003

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


Yottabytes = Petabytes ÷ 10003


Yottabytes = Petabytes ÷ (1000x1000x1000)


Yottabytes = Petabytes ÷ 1000000000


Yottabytes = Petabytes x (1 ÷ 1000000000)


Yottabytes = Petabytes x 0.000000001


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

  1. = 1 ÷ 10003
  2. = 1 ÷ (1000x1000x1000)
  3. = 1 ÷ 1000000000
  4. = 1 x (1 ÷ 1000000000)
  5. = 1 x 0.000000001
  6. = 0.000000001
  7. i.e. 1 PB is equal to 0.000000001 YB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Petabytes to Yottabytes 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 Yottabyte ?

A Yottabyte (YB) is a decimal unit of measurement for digital information storage. It is equal to 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 (one septillion) bytes. It is commonly used to measure the storage capacity of large data centers, computer hard drives, flash drives, and other digital storage devices.
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Popular PB Conversions

Excel Formula to convert from Petabyte (PB) to Yottabyte (YB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Petabyte (PB) to Yottabyte (YB).

  A B C
1 Petabyte (PB) Yottabyte (YB)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.000000001  

download Download - Excel Template for Petabyte (PB) to Yottabyte (YB) Conversion

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 Yottabyte (YB) Conversion

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

petabytes = int(input("Enter Petabytes: "))
yottabytes = petabytes / (1000*1000*1000)
print("{} Petabytes = {} Yottabytes".format(petabytes,yottabytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Petabyte (PB) as an input. The value of Yottabyte (YB) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

Conversion Table for PB to YB, PB to YiB

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

How many Yottabytes(YB) are there in a Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

There are 0.000000001 Yottabytes in a Petabyte.

What is the formula to convert Petabyte(PB) to Yottabyte(YB)?expand_more

Use the formula YB = PB / 10003 to convert Petabyte to Yottabyte.

How many Petabytes(PB) are there in a Yottabyte(YB)?expand_more

There are 1000000000 Petabytes in a Yottabyte.

What is the formula to convert Yottabyte(YB) to Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

Use the formula PB = YB x 10003 to convert Yottabyte to Petabyte.

Which is bigger, Yottabyte(YB) or Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

Yottabyte is bigger than Petabyte. One Yottabyte contains 1000000000 Petabytes.

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