# TB to PB → CONVERT Terabytes to Petabytes

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## Terabyte (TB) Versus Petabyte (PB) - Comparison

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

Both Terabytes and Petabytes are the "decimal" units. One Terabyte is equal to 1000^4 bytes. One Petabyte is equal to 1000^5 bytes. There are 1,000 Terabyte in one Petabyte. Find more details on below table.

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

## Terabyte (TB) to Petabyte (PB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

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

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

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA PB = TB ÷ 1000

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

FORMULA

Petabytes = Terabytes ÷ 1000

STEP 1

Petabytes = Terabytes x (1 ÷ 1000)

STEP 2

Petabytes = Terabytes x 0.001

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

1. = 1 ÷ 1000
2. = 1 x (1 ÷ 1000)
3. = 1 x 0.001
4. = 0.001
5. i.e. 1 TB is equal to 0.001 PB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Terabyte ?

A Terabyte (TB) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000,000,000 bytes (or 8,000,000,000,000 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 Tebibyte (TiB) is used instead.
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#### 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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## Excel Formula to convert from Terabyte (TB) to Petabyte (PB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Terabyte (TB) to Petabyte (PB).

A B C
1 Terabyte (TB) Petabyte (PB)
2 1 =A2 * 0.001
3

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

## Python Code for Terabyte (TB) to Petabyte (PB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Terabyte (TB) to Terabyte (TB) in Python.

terabytes = int(input("Enter Terabytes: "))
petabytes = terabytes * (1 / 1000)
print("{} Terabytes = {} Petabytes".format(terabytes,petabytes))

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

There are 0.001 Petabytes in a Terabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Terabyte(TB) to Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

Use the formula PB = TB / 1000 to convert Terabyte to Petabyte.

#### How many Terabytes(TB) are there in a Petabyte(PB)?expand_more

There are 1000 Terabytes in a Petabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Petabyte(PB) to Terabyte(TB)?expand_more

Use the formula TB = PB x 1000 to convert Petabyte to Terabyte.

#### Which is bigger, Petabyte(PB) or Terabyte(TB)?expand_more

Petabyte is bigger than Terabyte. One Petabyte contains 1000 Terabytes.

#### What is 1000 Terabyte(TB)?expand_more

1000 Terabyte is equal to one Petabyte(PB).

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