It's about as much as a DVD
It's about one-and-one-tenth times as much as an HDTV Television Show (30 Minutes)
In other words, the amount of an HDTV Television Show (30 Minutes) is 0.9090 times 10,000,000,000 nibbles.(a.k.a. High Definition television, a.k.a. HD) (digital signal, QAM-256; 30 minutes)
Broadcast cable HDTV signals contain about 5,030,000 nibbles of data per second, or 9,060,000,000 nibbles in a thirty-minute television show. The first High Definition television broadcast was news footage from John Glenn's 1998 mission on the space shuttle Discovery.
It's about six-and-a-half times as much as a Compact Disc
In other words, 10,000,000,000 nibbles is 6.4670 times the amount of a Compact Disc, and the amount of a Compact Disc is 0.15460 times that amount.(80-minute, 360,000 sector disc; "Red Book" specifications)
A typical, 80-minute capacity compact disc, commonly known as a 1,468,000,000 nibbles disc will actually hold 1,546,000,000 nibbles of data. Such disks are 1.2 mm (0.047 in) thick.
It's about one-tenth as much as a Blu-ray Disc
In other words, the amount of a Blu-ray Disc is 11 times 10,000,000,000 nibbles.(a.k.a. BD) (dual-layer; Blu-ray disc)
A typical Blu-ray disc will hold 110,000,000,000 nibbles of data. The increase in capacity versus a standard DVD is possible because of the smaller wavelength of blue light — 405 nanometers instead of 650 nanometers for the red laser light used in a DVD.
It's about one-tenth as much as Wikipedia
In other words, the amount of Wikipedia is 11 times 10,000,000,000 nibbles.(2009 figures) (all languages)
As of 2009, Wikipedia held 110,000,000,000 nibbles of publicly written and edited encyclopedia articles on 14.5 million subjects as well as associated commentary and discussion. Wikipedia is among the ten most popular websites on the Internet and the only non-profit entity in that group.
It's about one-thirty-fifth as much as an iPod
In other words, the amount of an iPod is 34.40 times 10,000,000,000 nibbles.(a.k.a. Apple iPod) (2010 figures; for iPod classic, sixth generation)
A sixth-generation, iPod classic MP3 player offers a storage capacity of 344,000,000,000 nibbles. Data is stored in the unit's hard drive, a 5,400 RPM SATA drive, which measures about 30 sq. cm (5 sq. in)
It's about 900 times as much as The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
In other words, the amount of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare is 0.0011 times 10,000,000,000 nibbles.(ASCII, plain text)
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare would occupy about 11,000,000 nibbles 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.