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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.
A mebibit (Mibit or Mib) is a unit of digital information that represents 1,048,576 bits. This unit is part of the binary-based system of data measurement and is commonly used in computing to quantify data storage capacities and transfer rates. Mebibits are especially relevant in contexts where precise binary-based calculations are crucial, providing a more accurate measure compared to the metric-based megabit, which represents exactly 1 million bits.