 # Prime Factors Calculator

Enter a number :

The factors are :

The Prime factors are :

Prime Factors Calculator is a free online tool that displays the factors and the prime factors of a number. BYJU’S online prime factors calculator tool makes the calculation faster and it displays the prime factors of a number in a fraction of seconds.

## How to Use the Prime Factors Calculator?

The procedure to use the prime factors calculator is as follows:

Step 1: Enter the number in the input field

Step 2: Now click the button “Solve” to get the prime factors

Step 3: Finally, the factors and the prime factors of a number will be displayed in the output field

### What is Meant by Prime Factors?

In mathematics, the factors of a number are defined as the numbers which are multiplied together to get the original number. Whereas the prime factors of a number are defined as factors which are prime numbers. The prime numbers are the number which is divisible by 1 and the number itself. For instance, consider the number 12. The factors of 12 are 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 12. Whereas the prime factors of 12 are 2 and 3.