It's about as much as The Letters Delivered by the Postal Service in 2010.
It's about one-and-two-thirds times as much as Netflix's Watch Instantly catalog.
In other words, the amount of Netflix's Watch Instantly catalog is 0.5990 times 0.00000500 zettabytes.(May, 2013 figures)
The uncompressed source copies of all the movies available for instant viewing on Netflix total 0.000002990 zettabytes. According to estimates, videos streamed from Netflix account for about 29% of all Internet traffic
It's about two times as much as a Human Brain.
In other words, 0.00000500 zettabytes is 2.10 times the amount of a Human Brain, and the amount of a Human Brain is 0.480 times that amount.According to Northwestern University psychology professor Paul Reber, the capacity of the human brain is a theoretical 0.00000240 zettabytes. Each lobe of the brain consists of folded neural tissue with a total area, if unfolded, of about 0.24 sq. m.
It's about two times as much as The US Census Bureau.
In other words, 0.00000500 zettabytes is 2.10 times the amount of The US Census Bureau, and the amount of The US Census Bureau is 0.480 times that amount.(a.k.a. United States Census Bureau, a.k.a. Bureau of the Census) (2010 figures) (total active data)
The United States Census Bureau administers 0.00000240 zettabytes of demographic and population data gathered through the decennial census and other surveys. The Census Bureau makes the results of each census public 72 years after they are gathered.
It's about two-and-a-half times as much as an Imgur's Monthly Bandwidth.
In other words, 0.00000500 zettabytes is 2.490 times the amount of an Imgur's Monthly Bandwidth, and the amount of an Imgur's Monthly Bandwidth is 0.4020 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 four-and-a-half times as much as World of Warcraft.
In other words, the amount of World of Warcraft is 0.230 times 0.00000500 zettabytes.(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 six times as much as a Avatar.
In other words, the amount of a Avatar is 0.20 times 0.00000500 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.