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What is the meaning of KB, MB, GB, etc.?

The computer terms such as KB, MB, etc. can be slightly confusing for the PC Beginner. So, here's a little elaboration on these units.

The PC measures the size of the data in terms of its own units called bytes. The collection of these bytes is known as kilobytes (KB), Megabytes (MB), etc. The detailed list of the units for size of data with their full-forms & size, for your understanding, is given below :

Acronym

Full Form

Size

B

Byte

1 byte

KB

Kilo byte

1 KB = 1,024 bytes

MB

Mega byte

1 MB = 1,024 KB

GB

Giga byte

1 GB = 1,024 MB

TB

Tera byte

1 TB = 1,024 GB

PB

Peta byte

1 PB = 1,024 TB

EB

Exa byte

1 EB = 1,024 PB

ZB

Zetta byte

1 ZB = 1,024 EB

YB

Yotta byte

1 YB = 1,024 ZB






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