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What does YB stand for?

YB stands for Yottabyte (10 E^24, one septillion bytes)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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We have 6 other meanings of YB in our Acronym Attic

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Speaking volumes Kilobyte (KB) 1,024 bytes Megabyte (MB) 1,048,576 bytes (approx 1,000KBs) Gigabyte (GB) 1,073,741,824 bytes (approx 1,000MBs) Terabyte (TB) 1,099,511,627,776 (approx 1,000GBs) Petabyte 1,125,899,906,842,624 bytes (approx 1,000 TBs) Exabyte 152,921,504,606,846,976 bytes (approx 1 million TBs) Zettabyte 1,180,591,620,717,411,303,424 bytes (approx 1 billion TBs) Yottabyte 1,208,925,819,614,629,174,706,176 bytes (Approx 1,000 billion TBs)
FACT FILE A yottabyte is 1,208,925,819,614,629, 174,706,176 bytes, or the capacity to contain 500 quintillion pages of information.