SI & Binary Notations for Memory

SI Notation for Memory Sizes are K,M,G,T,P,E - Kilo, Mega, Giga, Tera, Peta

Binary Notation are KI, Ki, Gi, Ti, Pi, Ei

Hence 256 MB will denoted as in Both SI and Binary as

268.4 M (SI Notation)

256Mi (Binary Notation)

In cloud you will see binary notations

Hi Dilip,

What is the purpose of this question?

Hi Vinay,

As I discussed I wanted to blog, so this is not a question, I want to blog the technical stuff.


Hi Vinay,
is it fine if I blog here? Or do you have any other suggestions for blogging.

Dilip Vishwakarma

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It is totally fine if the post is contributing to Vahana in any sense. It is actually highly encouraged to do the same. Thanks for being the awesome contributor @Dilip_Vishwakarma .