Your Device has More Computing Power

Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 have 69.63 kilobytes of memory each. For comparison, an iPhone 5 with 16 gigabytes of memory has about 240,000 times the memory of a Voyager spacecraft.

Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

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