# How much does a petabyte of storage cost 2020?

## How much does a petabyte of storage cost 2020?

Storage Pod 1.0 allowed us to store one petabyte of data for about \$81,000. Today we’ve lowered that to about \$35,000 with Storage Pod 6.0.

### How much is a petabyte of storage cost?

A petabyte of storage would: Cost \$93,662,499,307,520. Require a building the size of 10,814 football fields to hold the drives. Require 472 of the world’s largest data centers to hold the drives.

#### Is there an Exabyte hard drive?

As Seagate explains, a zettabyte is 1,000 exabytes, and one exabyte is 1,000 petabytes. Each petabyte is 1,000 terabytes. A zettabyte is enough storage for 30 billion 4K movies, or 60 billion video games, or 7.5 trillion MP3 songs according to Seagate.

How much is youtube storage capacity?

Estimate total storage capacity for all videos on Youtube.

Resolution % of content (based on observation) Apportioned Uploaded data / day
Full-HD (1080p) 19% 720 K * 0.19 * 2.5 = 340 TB
720p (Standard) 50% 720 K * 0.5 * 1.5 = 540 TB
480p 30% 720 K * 0.3 * 0.5 = 108 TB
Total 1074 TB ~ 1 PB

Does petabyte exist?

These days, we’re talking terabytes, petabytes, exabytes and zettabytes. A terabyte is just over 1,000 gigabytes, and is a label most of us are familiar with from our home computers. Scaling up from there, a petabyte is just over 1,000 terabytes.

## What is a Brontobyte?

A brontobyte is a measure of memory or data storage that is equal to 10 to the 27th power of bytes. There are approximately 1,024 yottabytes in a brontobyte. Approximately 1,024 brontobytes make up a geopbyte.

### What is 1000 TB called?

petabyte
As of 2018, the yottabyte (1 septillion bytes) was the largest approved standard size of storage by the System of Units (SI). For context, there are 1,000 terabytes in a petabyte, 1,000 petabytes in an exabyte, 1,000 exabytes in a zettabyte and 1,000 zettabytes in a yottabyte.

#### Can you buy a yottabyte?

A zettabyte will fill 1,000 datacenters or about 1/5 of Manhattan. A standard terabyte hard drive costs about \$100 today. It would cost \$100 trillion to buy a yottabyte of storage.