# Gibit to KiB → CONVERT Gibibits to Kibibytes

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info 1 Gibit is equal to 131,072 KiB
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## Gibibit (Gibit) Versus Kibibyte (KiB) - Comparison

Gibibits and Kibibytes are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate.

Both Gibibits and Kibibytes are the "binary" units. One Gibibit is equal to 1024^3 bits. One Kibibyte is equal to 1024 bytes. There are 0.00000762939453125 Gibibit in one Kibibyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gibibit Kibibyte
Unit Symbol Gib or Gibit KiB
Standard binary binary
Defined Value 2^30 or 1024^3 Bits 2^10 or 1024^1 Bytes
Value in Bits 1,073,741,824 8,192
Value in Bytes 134,217,728 1,024

## Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The Gibit to KiB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB). Let's delve into a thorough analysis of the formula and steps involved.

Outlined below is a comprehensive overview of the key attributes associated with both the source (Gibibit) and target (Kibibyte) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1024^3 bits
(Binary Unit)
Equal to 1024 bytes
(Binary Unit)

The conversion diagram provided below offers a visual representation to help you better grasp the steps involved in calculating Gibibit to Kibibyte in a simplified manner.

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÷ 1024
÷ 1024
x 1024
x 1024
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Based on the provided diagram and steps outlined earlier, the formula for converting the Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA KiB = Gibit x 10242 ÷ 8

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Kibibytes = Gibibits x 10242 ÷ 8

STEP 1

Kibibytes = Gibibits x (1024x1024) ÷ 8

STEP 2

Kibibytes = Gibibits x 1048576 ÷ 8

STEP 3

Kibibytes = Gibibits x 131072

Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB) can be processed as outlined below.

1. = 1 x 10242 ÷ 8
2. = 1 x (1024x1024) ÷ 8
3. = 1 x 1048576 ÷ 8
4. = 1 x 131072
5. = 131,072
6. i.e. 1 Gibit is equal to 131,072 KiB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Gibibits to Kibibytes using any of the programming language such as Java, Python, or Powershell.

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Gibibit ?

A Gibibit (Gib or Gibit) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,073,741,824 bits and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix 'gibi' is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'gigabit' (Gb). It is widely used in the field of computing as it more accurately represents the amount of data storage and data transfer in computer systems.

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#### What is Kibibyte ?

A Kibibyte (KiB) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1024 bytes (or 8,192 bits) and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix 'kibi' is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'kilobyte' (KB). It is widely used in the field of computing as it more accurately represents the amount of data storage and data transfer in computer systems.

## Excel Formula to convert from Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB).

A B C
1 Gibibit (Gibit) Kibibyte (KiB)
2 1 =A2 * 131072
3

If you want to perform bulk conversion locally in your system, then download and make use of above Excel template.

## Python Code for Gibibit (Gibit) to Kibibyte (KiB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Gibibit (Gibit) to Gibibit (Gibit) in Python.

gibibits = int(input("Enter Gibibits: "))
kibibytes = gibibits * (1024*1024) / 8
print("{} Gibibits = {} Kibibytes".format(gibibits,kibibytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gibibit (Gibit) as an input. The value of Kibibyte (KiB) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Gibibits(Gibit) are there in a Kibibyte(KiB)?expand_more

There are 0.00000762939453125 Gibibits in a Kibibyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Kibibyte(KiB) to Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gibit = KiB x 8 / 10242 to convert Kibibyte to Gibibit.

#### How many Kibibytes(KiB) are there in a Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

There are 131072 Kibibytes in a Gibibit.

#### What is the formula to convert Gibibit(Gibit) to Kibibyte(KiB)?expand_more

Use the formula KiB = Gibit x 10242 / 8 to convert Gibibit to Kibibyte.

#### Which is bigger, Gibibit(Gibit) or Kibibyte(KiB)?expand_more

Gibibit is bigger than Kibibyte. One Gibibit contains 131072 Kibibytes.

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