Convert Ohms to Gigaohms

Enter the electrical resistance in ohms below to get the value converted to gigaohms.

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1 Ω = 1.0E-9 GΩ
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How to Convert Ohms to Gigaohms

To convert a ohm measurement to a gigaohm measurement, multiply the electrical resistance by the conversion ratio. One ohm is equal to 1.0E-9 gigaohms, so use this simple formula to convert:

gigaohms = ohms × 1.0E-9

The electrical resistance in gigaohms is equal to the ohms multiplied by 1.0E-9.

For example, here's how to convert 5 ohms to gigaohms using the formula above.
5 Ω = (5 × 1.0E-9) = 5.0E-9 GΩ

Ohms and gigaohms are both units used to measure electrical resistance. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Ohms

The ohm is the resistance between two points of an electrical conductor transmitting a current of one ampere when the potential difference is one volt.

The ohm is the SI derived unit for electrical resistance in the metric system. Ohms can be abbreviated as , for example 1 ohm can be written as 1 Ω.

Ohm's Law states the current between two points on a conductor is proportional to the voltage and inversely proportional to the resistance. Using Ohm's Law, it's possible to express the resistance in ohms as an expression using current and voltage.

R = VVIA

The resistance in ohms is equal to the potential difference in volts divided by the current in amperes.

Gigaohms

One gigaohm is equal to 1,000,000,000 ohms, which is the resistance between two points of a conductor with one ampere of current at one volt.

The gigaohm is a multiple of the ohm, which is the SI derived unit for electrical resistance. In the metric system, "giga" is the prefix for 106. Gigaohms can be abbreviated as GΩ, for example 1 gigaohm can be written as 1 GΩ.

Ohm Measurements and Equivalent Gigaohm Conversions

Common ohm values converted to the equivalent gigaohm value
Ohms Gigaohms
1 Ω 0.000000001 GΩ
2 Ω 0.000000002 GΩ
3 Ω 0.000000003 GΩ
4 Ω 0.000000004 GΩ
5 Ω 0.000000005 GΩ
6 Ω 0.000000006 GΩ
7 Ω 0.000000007 GΩ
8 Ω 0.000000008 GΩ
9 Ω 0.000000009 GΩ
10 Ω 0.00000001 GΩ
11 Ω 0.000000011 GΩ
12 Ω 0.000000012 GΩ
13 Ω 0.000000013 GΩ
14 Ω 0.000000014 GΩ
15 Ω 0.000000015 GΩ
16 Ω 0.000000016 GΩ
17 Ω 0.000000017 GΩ
18 Ω 0.000000018 GΩ
19 Ω 0.000000019 GΩ
20 Ω 0.00000002 GΩ
21 Ω 0.000000021 GΩ
22 Ω 0.000000022 GΩ
23 Ω 0.000000023 GΩ
24 Ω 0.000000024 GΩ
25 Ω 0.000000025 GΩ
26 Ω 0.000000026 GΩ
27 Ω 0.000000027 GΩ
28 Ω 0.000000028 GΩ
29 Ω 0.000000029 GΩ
30 Ω 0.00000003 GΩ
31 Ω 0.000000031 GΩ
32 Ω 0.000000032 GΩ
33 Ω 0.000000033 GΩ
34 Ω 0.000000034 GΩ
35 Ω 0.000000035 GΩ
36 Ω 0.000000036 GΩ
37 Ω 0.000000037 GΩ
38 Ω 0.000000038 GΩ
39 Ω 0.000000039 GΩ
40 Ω 0.00000004 GΩ

More Ohm Electrical Resistance Conversions

SI Units
Convert to Nanoohms
1 Ω is equal to 1,000,000,000 nanoohms
Convert to Microohms
1 Ω is equal to 1,000,000 microohms
Convert to Milliohms
1 Ω is equal to 1,000 milliohms
Convert to Kiloohms
1 Ω is equal to 0.001 kiloohms
Convert to Megaohms
1 Ω is equal to 1.0E-6 megaohms
Centimetre–Gram–Second Units
Convert to Statohms
1 Ω is equal to 1.1127E-12 statohms
Convert to Abohms
1 Ω is equal to 1,000,000,000 abohms