(plural file sizes)
- (computing) The length of a file, often specified in bytes.
file size - Computer Definition
The length of a computer file in bytes. Following are common file types and sizes. See space/time, file and byte. KB=kilobytes MB=megabytes GB=gigabytes TB=terabytes FILE TYPE APPROX. SIZE Text 2KB per page Music: MP3 4MB per song FLAC 20MB per song CD-DA 40MB per song Database KBs to TBs** CAD drawing KBs to GBs** Spreadsheet KBs to MBs** Bitmap image KBs to GBs** Bitmap image at 300 dpi 3x5" print 4MB 8x10" print 20MB Movies: DVD 4GB Blu-ray 25GB+ 3D Blu-ray 50GB+ Camcorder Video 5 to 100MB per minute*** ** depends on amount of data, complexity of drawing or size and resolution of image *** depends on resolution