I found this picture in my ramblings about the Internet.
This is a picture of a 5 MB drive for IBM in 1956. I’m not sure how much it costs, but you could lease access to it for $3,200 a month (roughly $28,000 a month factoring in inflation) .
Here’s another picture:
This one is being taken off a plane.
Here is an image of a 4 GB drive that I was given for free:
The free 4GB drive is about 4096 MB’s (or about 819 times larger than the 5MB drive above).
Just a thought on how things have changed.