# Bit to kbit Calculator - Convert Bits to Kilobits ## Conversion History (Last 6)

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## b to kbit - Conversion Formula and Steps

Bit and Kilobit are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate. Bit is one of the very basic digital unit where as Kilobit is a decimal unit. One Kilobit is equal to 1000 bits. There are 1,000 Bits in one Kilobit. - view the difference between both units Source Data UnitTarget Data Unit
Bit (b)
Equal to 0 or 1
(Basic Unit)
Kilobit (kbit)
Equal to 1000 bits
(Decimal Unit)

Below conversion diagram will help you to visualize the Bit to Kilobit calculation steps in a simplified manner.

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÷ 1000
÷ 1000
÷ 1000
÷ 1000
÷ 1000
÷ 1000
÷ 1000
Bit [b]
Kilobit [kbit]
Megabit [Mbit]
Gigabit [Gbit]
Terabit [Tbit]
Petabit [Pbit]
Exabit [Ebit]
Zettabit [Zbit]
Yottabit [Ybit]
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x 1000
x 1000
x 1000
x 1000
x 1000
x 1000
x 1000

The formula of converting the Bit to Kilobit is represented as follows :

kbit = Bit / 1000

Now let us apply the above formula and, write down the steps to convert from Bit (b) to Kilobit (kbit). This way, we can try to simplify and reduce to an easy to apply formula.

FORMULA

Kilobit = Bit / 1000

STEP 1

Kilobit = Bit x (1 / 1000)

STEP 2

Kilobit = Bit x 0.001

Example : If we apply the above Formula and steps, conversion from 10 Bit to kbit, will be processed as below.

1. = 10 / 1000
2. = 10 x (1 / 1000)
3. = 10 x 0.001
4. = 0.01
5. i.e. 10 Bit is equal to 0.01 kbit.

(Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.)

You can use above formula and steps to convert Bit to Kilobit using any of the programming language such as Java, Python or Powershell.

#### Definition : Bit

A Bit (short for "binary digit") is the basic unit of information in computing and digital communications. It is a binary value, meaning it can have one of two values=> 0 or 1. Bits are used to represent data in computers and other electronic devices. They are the building blocks of digital information, and are used to store, transmit, and process data.

#### Definition : Kilobit

A Kilobit (kb or kbit) is a unit of digital information that is equal to 1000 bits. It is commonly used to express data transfer speeds, such as the speed of an internet connection and to measure the size of a file. In the context of data storage and memory, the binary-based unit of Kibibit (Kibit) is used instead.

### Excel Formula to convert from Bit to kbit

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from Bit to Kilobit.

ABC
1Bit (b)Kilobit (kbit)
21=A2 * 0.001
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