yottabyte


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yot·ta·byte

 (yŏt′tə-bīt′)
n.
1. A unit of computer memory or data storage capacity equal to 1,024 zettabytes (280 bytes).
2. One septillion (1024) bytes.

yottabyte

(ˈjɒtəˌbaɪt)
n
(Units) computing 1024 or 280 bytes
[C20: probably from Italian otto eight]

yot•ta•byte

(ˈyɒt əˌbaɪt)

n. Computers.
1024, or one septillion (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000), bytes; 1000 zettabytes.
[1990–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.yottabyte - a unit of information equal to 1000 zettabytes or 10^24 bytes
computer memory unit - a unit for measuring computer memory
zettabyte, ZB - a unit of information equal to 1000 exabytes or 10^21 bytes
2.yottabyte - a unit of information equal to 1024 zebibytes or 2^80 bytes
computer memory unit - a unit for measuring computer memory
zebibyte, ZiB, zettabyte, ZB - a unit of information equal to 1024 exbibytes or 2^70 bytes
Translations
yottaoctet
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The Sizes in bytes for Petabyte is 1,125,899,906,842,624, Exabyte is 1,152,921,504,606,846,976, Zettabyte is 1,180,591,620,717,411,303,424 and Yottabyte is 1,208,925,819,614,629,174,706,176.
yottabyte (abbreviated as YB, also seen as yobibyte or YiB): The yottabyte is a unit of information (or computer storage) equal to 1 septillion bytes (which is 1 long-scale quadrillion, or 1,024) or equal to 1 quadrillion gigabytes.
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