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A byte is a fundamental unit of digital information, typically consisting of 8 bits. It is the basic building block of data in computing and digital communications. Bytes are often used to represent a character in text or a numerical value, and they form the basis for larger units of storage and processing, such as kilobytes (KB), megabytes (MB), gigabytes (GB), and so on. Bytes play a crucial role in encoding and transmitting information in various forms, from text and images to audio and video. They are a fundamental concept in computer science and data representation.
A gigabit (Gb) is a unit of digital information equal to 1 billion bits. It is commonly used to express data transfer rates, network speeds, or storage capacities, where higher gigabit values indicate increased transmission or storage capabilities. Gigabits are widely utilized in the field of telecommunications, networking, and digital media to measure the volume of data that can be transmitted or stored over a given period, often associated with high-speed internet connections and advanced data transfer technologies.