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gigabyte

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noun giga·byte \-ˌbīt\

Simple Definition of gigabyte

  • : a unit of computer information equal to 1,073,741,824 bytes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gigabyte

  1. :  1024 megabytes or 1,073,741,824 bytes; also :  one billion bytes

1975

First Known Use of gigabyte

1975


GIGABYTE Defined for Kids

gigabyte

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noun giga·byte \ˈji-gə-ˌbīt, ˈgi-\

Definition of gigabyte for Students

  1. :  a unit of computer information storage capacity equal to 1,073,741,824 bytes




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