To better see sample sentences using the word
gigabyte (GB or gig)
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Sample Sentences Using
gigabyte (GB or gig)
Go to Word Detail Page
Go to Home Page
  • DNA was such a large molecule that each species required ten gigabytes of optical disk space to store details of all the iterations.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • Trawling through gigabytes of data, he found hundreds of references to fairies from nearly every country in the world.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • And if we did shoot a couple of them, they would be on their cell phones with the speed of ten thousand gigabytes, direct to the Arab television station al-Jazeera: BRUTAL US TROOPS GUN DOWN PEACE-LOVING AFGHAN FARMERS US Military Promises SEALs Will Be Charged Well, something like that.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Unsurprisingly she set her sights on the best available alternative: the new Apple PowerBook G4/1.0 GHz in an aluminium case with a PowerPC 7451 processor with an AltiVec Velocity Engine, 960 MB RAM and a 60 GB hard drive.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

  • Show more
  • The volume on the hard drive had increased by almost 6.9 gigabytes since her previous visit.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • He copied the address into Explorer, hit the Return key, and came to a website somewhere on the Internet that contained the sixteen gigabytes of Ekström’s hard drive.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
  • Ten-gigabyte file.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • Holmberg spent a while going through the computer and found that it held almost five gigabytes, everything from software to letters and downloaded articles and PDF files.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • He booted up her PowerBook with the 17-inch screen, 200 GB hard drive, and 1,000 MB of RAM.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • Salander burned the contents of Wennerström’s hard drive—about five gigabytes—on to ten CDs, and she felt as if she had more or less moved into Blomkvist’s apartment.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Search for samples from other sources
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®

Go to Home Page . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading