It's about 2,500 times as much as an Imgur's Monthly Bandwidth.
In other words, 0.0049 zettabytes is 2,440 times the amount of an Imgur's Monthly Bandwidth, and the amount of an Imgur's Monthly Bandwidth is 0.00041 times that amount.(Jan-Feb, 2012 figures)
Imgur, the free online image hosting service, used a total of 0.000002010 zettabytes in bandwidth between January and February, 2012. The site has served up over 15 billion images in that time.
It's about 4,000 times as much as World of Warcraft.
In other words, 0.0049 zettabytes is 4,200 times the amount of World of Warcraft, and the amount of World of Warcraft is 0.00024 times that amount.(a.k.a. WoW) (2009 figures) (total storage for Blizzard Entertainment)
World of Warcraft, the popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), uses 0.00000120 zettabytes of data for its operations. The game's development required about 5 years and included the enhancement of a proprietary 3D graphics engine developed for the prequel of the game.
It's about 6,000 times as much as a Avatar.
In other words, the amount of a Avatar is 0.0002 times 0.0049 zettabytes.(a.k.a. James Cameron's Avatar, a.k.a. Avatar: An IMAX 3D experience) (production rendering data)
Using a combination of breakthrough techniques that ultimately made it the most expensive movie ever produced, the film Avatar required 0.000001000 zettabytes of storage space for its computer rendering. According to some sources, each frame of the 166-minute movie took an average of 47 person-hours to complete.
It's about 6,000 times as much as Facebook's Photo Storage.
In other words, the amount of Facebook's Photo Storage is 0.0002 times 0.0049 zettabytes.(2008 figures) (total storage)
Facebook, the popular social networking site, hosts about 0.000001000 zettabytes of photos uploaded by its users as of 2008. Facebook users upload more than 0.00000000200 zettabytes of new photos to this collection every day.
It's about 6,000 times as much as The Google database.
In other words, 0.0049 zettabytes is 6,200 times the amount of The Google database, and the amount of The Google database is 0.00016 times that amount.(2006 figures) (web crawler data; compressed)
As of 2006, the Google search engine database contained 0.000000790 zettabytes of compressed data about the web pages it had indexed while crawling the web. Each day, Google processes over one billion search requests.
It's about one-eight-thousand-five-hundredth as much as All Spoken Words in Human History (recorded).
In other words, the amount of All Spoken Words in Human History (recorded) is 8,300 times 0.0049 zettabytes.(2003 figures) (assumes 16 Khz, 16-bit mono recording)
Criticizing a 2002 estimate of 0.0049 zettabytes, linguist and University of Pennsylvania professor Mark Liberman asserted that it would actually require 42 zettabytes to house a recording of all speech in human history, even at a relatively low level of quality. For the purposes of his calculations, Liberman estimated the total duration of such a project to include 416,390,367 years of continuous audio.
It's about 9,000 times as much as The Ancestry.com's Census Records.
In other words, the amount of The Ancestry.com's Census Records is 0.0001 times 0.0049 zettabytes.(2006 figures) (1790 to 1930 records only)
Updated in 2006 through a one-of-a-kind project, the genealogical research site Ancestry.com added 540 million names from records in the 1790 to 1930 US Census, capturing a total of 0.000000600 zettabytes of data. According to company estimates, the project took 6.6 million hours (750 person-years) to complete.