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Multiples of bits
SI decimal prefixes IEC binary prefixes
Name
(Symbol)
Standard
SI
Binary
usage
Name
(Symbol)
Value
kilobit (kbit) 103 210 kibibit (Kibit) 210
megabit (Mbit) 106 220 mebibit (Mibit) 220
gigabit (Gbit) 109 230 gibibit (Gibit) 230
terabit (Tbit) 1012 240 tebibit (Tibit) 240
petabit (Pbit) 1015 250 pebibit (Pibit) 250
exabit (Ebit) 1018 260 exbibit (Eibit) 260
zettabit (Zbit) 1021 270 zebibit (Zibit) 270
yottabit (Ybit) 1024 280 yobibit (Yibit) 280
See also: Nibble · Byte · Multiples of bytes
Orders of magnitude of data

A petabit is a unit of information or computer storage, abbreviated Pbit (or Pb).

1 petabit = 1015 bits = 1,000,000,000,000,000 bits[1] (one quadrillion)

The petabit is closely related to the pebibit, which is equal to 250 bits.

See also

Notes

  1. ^ http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Petabit

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