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How much is 355 kilobytes?

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It's about one-fourth as much as a Floppy Disk (3½-in).
In other words, 355 kilobytes is 0.246528 times the amount of a Floppy Disk (3½-in), and the amount of a Floppy Disk (3½-in) is 4.05633 times that amount.
(high density, IBM PC format)
It's about one-fourth as much as a Digital Photo.
In other words, 355 kilobytes is 0.23 times the amount of a Digital Photo, and the amount of a Digital Photo is 4.3 times that amount.
(5.3 megapixels, JPEG compression, 100% quality, 24 bits/pixel)
It's about one-tenth as much as a MP3 Song.
In other words, the amount of a MP3 Song is 10 times 355 kilobytes.
(a.k.a. MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3, a.k.a. MPEG-2 Audio Layer 3) (128 Kbps, "near-CD-quality"; 3 minutes duration; average)
It's about one-fifteenth as much as The Complete Works of William Shakespeare.
In other words, the amount of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare is 15 times 355 kilobytes.
(ASCII, plain text)
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare would occupy about 5,400 kilobytes when written in plain text without formatting. These works include 38 definitively-attributed plays — 11 tragedies, 17 comedies, and 10 tragedies — as well as 154 sonnets and numerous other poems.
It's about 150 times as much as a Page of Text.
In other words, the amount of a Page of Text is 0.0067 times 355 kilobytes.
(50 lines, 50 characters per line, ASCII encoding)
It's about one-two-thousandth as much as a Compact Disc.
In other words, 355 kilobytes is 0.0004702 times the amount of a Compact Disc, and the amount of a Compact Disc is 2,127 times that amount.
(80-minute, 360,000 sector disc; "Red Book" specifications)
It's about 3,000 times as much as a Magnetic Stripe Card.
In other words, the amount of a Magnetic Stripe Card is 0.0003 times 355 kilobytes.
(maximum capacity; per ISO 7811 specification)