Gibit to kbit → CONVERT Gibibits to Kilobits

info 1 Gibit is equal to 1,073,741.824 kbit
Gibibit (binary) --> Kilobit (decimal)
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Gibibit (Gibit) Versus Kilobit (kbit) - Comparison

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

Gibibits is a "binary" unit where as Kilobits is a "decimal" unit. One Gibibit is equal to 1024^3 bits. One Kilobit is equal to 1000 bits. There are 0.000000931322574615478515625 Gibibit in one Kilobit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gibibit Kilobit
Unit Symbol Gib or Gibit kb or kbit
Standard binary decimal
Defined Value 2^30 or 1024^3 Bits 10^3 or 1000^1 Bits
Value in Bits 1,073,741,824 1,000
Value in Bytes 134,217,728 125

Gibibit (Gibit) to Kilobit (kbit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Gibibit (Gibit) to Kilobit (kbit) Conversion Image

The Gibit to kbit Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gibibit (Gibit) to Kilobit (kbit). 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 (Kilobit) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1024^3 bits
(Binary Unit)
Equal to 1000 bits
(Decimal Unit)

The formula for converting the Gibibit (Gibit) to Kilobit (kbit) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA kbit = Gibit x 10243 ÷ 1000

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


Kilobits = Gibibits x 10243 ÷ 1000


Kilobits = Gibibits x (1024x1024x1024) ÷ 1000


Kilobits = Gibibits x 1073741824 ÷ 1000


Kilobits = Gibibits x 1073741.824


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

  1. = 1 x 10243 ÷ 1000
  2. = 1 x (1024x1024x1024) ÷ 1000
  3. = 1 x 1073741824 ÷ 1000
  4. = 1 x 1073741.824
  5. = 1,073,741.824
  6. i.e. 1 Gibit is equal to 1,073,741.824 kbit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Gibibits to Kilobits 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 Kilobit ?

A Kilobit (kb or kbit) is a decimal 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.
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Popular Gibit Conversions

Excel Formula to convert from Gibibit (Gibit) to Kilobit (kbit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gibibit (Gibit) to Kilobit (kbit).

  A B C
1 Gibibit (Gibit) Kilobit (kbit)  
2 1 =A2 * 1073741.824  

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Python Code for Gibibit (Gibit) to Kilobit (kbit) Conversion

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

gibibits = int(input("Enter Gibibits: "))
kilobits = gibibits * (1024*1024*1024) / 1000
print("{} Gibibits = {} Kilobits".format(gibibits,kilobits))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gibibit (Gibit) as an input. The value of Kilobit (kbit) 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 Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

There are 0.000000931322574615478515625 Gibibits in a Kilobit.

What is the formula to convert Kilobit(kbit) to Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gibit = kbit x 1000 / 10243 to convert Kilobit to Gibibit.

How many Kilobits(kbit) are there in a Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

There are 1073741.824 Kilobits in a Gibibit.

What is the formula to convert Gibibit(Gibit) to Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

Use the formula kbit = Gibit x 10243 / 1000 to convert Gibibit to Kilobit.

Which is bigger, Gibibit(Gibit) or Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

Gibibit is bigger than Kilobit. One Gibibit contains 1073741.824 Kilobits.

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