Import: units

The units import provides access to quick calculations for various byte units.

Note that this import uses base-2 terminology:

  • One kilobyte is 1024 bytes
  • One megabyte is 1024^2 = 1048576 bytes
  • One gigabyte is 1024^3 = 1073741824 bytes
  • One terabyte is 1024^4 = 1099511627776 bytes
  • One petabyte is 1024^5 = 1125899906842624 bytes

units.kilobyte

The base-2 representation of a kilobyte (1024 bytes).

units.megabyte

The base-2 representation of a megabyte (1048576 bytes).

units.gigabyte

The base-2 representation of a gigabyte (1073741824 bytes).

units.terabyte

The base-2 representation of a terabyte (1099511627776 bytes).

units.petabyte

The base-2 representation of a petabyte (1125899906842624 bytes).