A BLOB column with a maximum length of 4,294,967,295 bytes or 4GB (232 - 1). The effective maximum length of LONGBLOB columns depends on the configured maximum packet size in the client/server protocol and available memory. Each LONGBLOB value is stored using a four-byte length prefix that indicates the number of bytes in the value.
In Oracle mode from MariaDB 10.3,
BLOB is a synonym for