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A pebibyte (PiB) is a unit of digital information that represents 1,125,899,906,842,624 bytes. The pebibyte is part of the binary-based system of data measurement and is used in computing to express storage capacities and file sizes. This unit provides a more precise binary measure compared to the metric-based petabyte, which strictly represents 1 quadrillion bytes. Pebibytes are commonly used in contexts where accurate binary calculations are essential, ensuring standardized representation in fields such as computer science and information technology, particularly in large-scale data storage and processing scenarios.
A gigabyte (GB) is a unit of digital information equal to 1 billion bytes. It is commonly used to measure the size of files, storage capacities, and data transfer rates. Gigabytes are frequently employed in computing contexts, such as describing the capacity of computer memory, hard drives, or the size of digital files, including documents, images, and videos. The gigabyte is part of the metric system, where each gigabyte consists of 1,000 megabytes or 1,000,000,000 bytes.