Terabytes - Bytes Converter


Convert between terabytes and bytes (TB and B) using this data storage conversion tool. This converter is part of the full data storage converter. Simply choose whether you want to convert terabytes to bytes or bytes to terabytes, enter a value and click the 'convert' button. Reference charts are available down the page.

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Converting bytes and terabytes

Some commonly asked questions are included below, as well as a reference chart. When making manual conversions, you can use the converter at the top of this page to check your answer.

How many terabytes are there in 1 byte?

There are 1.0E-12 terabytes in 1 byte. To convert from bytes to terabytes, divide your figure by 1000000000000 .

How many bytes are there in 1 terabyte?

There are 1000000000000 bytes in 1 terabyte. To convert from terabytes to bytes, multiply your figure by 1000000000000 .

In the chart below, figures are rounded to a maximum of 4 decimal places (6 with smaller numbers) to give approximations.

Bytes and terabytes reference chart

Terabytes Bytes
0.1 100000000000
1 1000000000000
2 2000000000000
3 3000000000000
4 4000000000000
5 5000000000000
6 6000000000000
7 7000000000000
8 8000000000000
9 9000000000000
10 10000000000000
20 20000000000000
30 30000000000000
40 40000000000000
50 50000000000000
60 60000000000000
70 70000000000000
80 80000000000000
90 90000000000000
100 1.0E+14

What is a byte?

It is common for confusion to arise between bytes and bits. A byte represents eight unique bits of information. Each bit will be assigned a value of a 0 or a 1. This entire group of bits will then act as a packet of data. Examples here can be a letter, a number or a symbol such as a question mark. Bytes can be thought of as the "DNA" that is used to form larger strings of data and eventually, entire programs. It is important to keep in mind that unlike the diminutive bit, the byte is used to explain larger numbers.

What is a terabyte?

The terabyte is the current heavyweight of all data storage. The terabyte represents 1,000^4 bytes. In other words, it is the equivalent of one TRILLION bytes of information. This can also be expressed in more technical terms as 1,024^4 (1,099,511,627,776) bytes. Thanks to advances in storage and processing power, the terabyte is now commonly seen in external hard drives and other systems which provide massive amounts of memory space. As the world of computing continues to advance, it will be interesting to see how far these massive figures will rise!

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