Which do you prefer ? 1000 Terabyte or 1 Yottabyte ? You maybe think that 1000 Terabyte is bigger than 1 Yottabyte, but wait !!! Actually, 1000 Terabyte isn’t any near as 1 Yottabyte. In statistics, 1 Yottabyte is equal to 1 trillion Terabyte !!!!

You maybe awkward hearing Yottabyte. You used to hear Kilobyte, Megabyte, Gigabyte in daily computer storage. Actually, there are still many multiple bytes name out there, like exabyte, petabyte,etc. They usually don’t fit because they are to large to fit in the naming. The word Gigabyte, Megabyte, often used in the naming because they fit in the daily computer storage.

For more detail, here are the tables that scale from Kilobyte to Yottabyte:

SI decimal prefixes Binary
IEC binary prefixes
Value Name
kilobyte (kB) 103 210 kibibyte (KiB) 210
megabyte (MB) 106 220 mebibyte (MiB) 220
gigabyte (GB) 109 230 gibibyte (GiB) 230
terabyte (TB) 1012 240 tebibyte (TiB) 240
petabyte (PB) 1015 250 pebibyte (PiB) 250
exabyte (EB) 1018 260 exbibyte (EiB) 260
zettabyte (ZB) 1021 270 zebibyte (ZiB) 270
yottabyte (YB) 1024 280 yobibyte (YiB) 280