Jimmy J.

asked • 02/28/17

A gigabyte is approximately a million bytes, but it is exactly 2^x bytes. What is x, and how many bytes is it exactly.

This is a question that I am have trouble with.

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Mark M. answered • 02/28/17

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Sorry, "1,073,741,824" is approximately a billion bytes [note: mega is used for million].
 
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02/28/17

Mark M.

Don't be sorry, I got my "b" mixed up with my "m."
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