# Prime Factorization Calculator

A '**Prime Factorization Calculator**' is an online tool which finds all the prime factors of a given number.The process of writing a number as the product of prime numbers is prime factorization.

## What is a Prime Factorization Calculator?

'Prime Factorization Calculator' helps you to list the prime factors of a number within a few seconds. Prime numbers are the numbers that have only two factors, 1 and the number itself.

### Prime Factorization Calculator

**NOTE:** Please enter number upto 3 digits.

## How to Use the Prime Factorization Calculator?

Follow these simple steps to use the calculator:

**Step 1:**Enter the number to be factorized in the input box.**Step 2:**Click on "**Factorize**" to get the prime factorization of the given number.**Step 2:**Click on**"Reset"**to clear the field and enter the new number.

## What Is Prime Factorization?

Prime factorization is the breaking down of a number into a group of prime numbers which multiply together and result in the original number.

The prime factors of a number can be found using the division method as shown in the following example.

## Solved Example on Prime Factorization Calculator

**Example:**

What is the prime factorization of 72?

**Solution:**

The prime factors of 72 can be found by the division method as shown.

Therefore, the prime factorization of 72 is:

72 = 2 × 2 × 2 × 3 × 3

Now, try the calculator to factorize the following numbers:

- 64
- 486

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