As nouns the difference between byte and qubyte
is that byte
is a byte, small binary data unit while qubyte
is (computing) a quantum byte, one composed of eight qubits.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(computing) A sequence of adjacent bits (binary digits) that can be operated on as a unit by a computer; the smallest usable machine word; nearly always eight bits, which can represent an integer from 0 to 255 or a single character of text.
(computing) A unit of computing storage equal to eight bits
- The word “hello” fits into five bytes of ASCII code.
* (unit of storage) B
* (eight bits) (l)
(unit of storage)
* word , doubleword , longword ,
(computing) A quantum byte, one composed of eight qubits.