# GiB to Kibit → CONVERT Gibibytes to Kibibits

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info 1 GiB is equal to 8,388,608 Kibit

Input Gibibyte (GiB) - and press Enter.

## Gibibyte (GiB) Versus Kibibit (Kibit) - Comparison

Gibibytes and Kibibits are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate.

Both Gibibytes and Kibibits are the "binary" units. One Gibibyte is equal to 1024^3 bytes. One Kibibit is equal to 1024 bits. There are 0.00000011920928955078125 Gibibyte in one Kibibit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gibibyte Kibibit
Unit Symbol GiB Kib or Kibit
Standard binary binary
Defined Value 2^30 or 1024^3 Bytes 2^10 or 1024^1 Bits
Value in Bits 8,589,934,592 1,024
Value in Bytes 1,073,741,824 128

## Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The GiB to Kibit Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit). 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 (Gibibyte) and target (Kibibit) data units.

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

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

÷ 8
÷ 1024
÷ 1024
x 8
x 1024
x 1024

Based on the provided diagram and steps outlined earlier, the formula for converting the Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Kibit = GiB x (8x10242)

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Kibibits = Gibibytes x (8x10242)

STEP 1

Kibibits = Gibibytes x (8x1024x1024)

STEP 2

Kibibits = Gibibytes x 8388608

Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit) can be processed as outlined below.

1. = 1 x (8x10242)
2. = 1 x (8x1024x1024)
3. = 1 x 8388608
4. = 8,388,608
5. i.e. 1 GiB is equal to 8,388,608 Kibit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Gibibyte ?

A Gibibyte (GiB) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,073,741,824 bytes (or 8,589,934,592 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 'gigabyte' (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 Kibibit ?

A Kibibit (Kib or Kibit) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1024 bits. It is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC) and is used to measure the amount of digital data. The prefix 'kibi' is derived from the binary number system, it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'kilobit' (Kb) and 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 Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit).

A B C
1 Gibibyte (GiB) Kibibit (Kibit)
2 1 =A2 * 8388608
3

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

## Python Code for Gibibyte (GiB) to Kibibit (Kibit) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Gibibyte (GiB) to Gibibyte (GiB) in Python.

gibibytes = int(input("Enter Gibibytes: "))
kibibits = gibibytes * (8*1024*1024)
print("{} Gibibytes = {} Kibibits".format(gibibytes,kibibits))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gibibyte (GiB) as an input. The value of Kibibit (Kibit) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Gibibytes(GiB) are there in a Kibibit(Kibit)?expand_more

There are 0.00000011920928955078125 Gibibytes in a Kibibit.

#### What is the formula to convert Kibibit(Kibit) to Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

Use the formula GiB = Kibit / (8x10242) to convert Kibibit to Gibibyte.

#### How many Kibibits(Kibit) are there in a Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

There are 8388608 Kibibits in a Gibibyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Gibibyte(GiB) to Kibibit(Kibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Kibit = GiB x (8x10242) to convert Gibibyte to Kibibit.

#### Which is bigger, Gibibyte(GiB) or Kibibit(Kibit)?expand_more

Gibibyte is bigger than Kibibit. One Gibibyte contains 8388608 Kibibits.

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