# Gbps to MBps → CONVERT Gigabits per Second to Megabytes per Second

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## Gigabits per Second (Gbps) Versus Megabytes per Second (MBps) - Comparison

Gigabits per Second and Megabytes per Second are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate.

Both Gigabits per Second and Megabytes per Second are the "decimal" units. One Gigabit is equal to 1000^3 bits. One Megabyte is equal to 1000^2 bytes. There are 0.008 Gigabit in one Megabyte. Find more details on below table.

Gigabits per Second (Gbps) Megabytes per Second (MBps)
Gigabits per Second (Gbps) is a unit of measurement for data transfer bandwidth. It measures the number of Gigabits that can be transferred in one Second. Megabytes per Second (MBps) is a unit of measurement for data transfer bandwidth. It measures the number of Megabytes that can be transferred in one Second.

## Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The Gbps to MBps Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data rates from Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps). 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 (Gigabit) and target (Megabyte) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1000^3 bits
(Decimal Unit)
Equal to 1000^2 bytes
(Decimal Unit)

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

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Based on the provided diagram and steps outlined earlier, the formula for converting the Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA MBps = Gbps x 1000 ÷ 8

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Megabytes per Second = Gigabits per Second x 1000 ÷ 8

STEP 1

Megabytes per Second = Gigabits per Second x 125

Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps) can be processed as outlined below.

1. = 1 x 1000 ÷ 8
2. = 1 x 125
3. = 125
4. i.e. 1 Gbps is equal to 125 MBps.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Gigabit ?

A Gigabit (Gb or Gbit) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000,000 bits and 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 gibibit (Gibit) is used instead.

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#### What is Megabyte ?

A Megabyte (MB) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000 bytes (or 8,000,000 bits) and commonly used to express the size of a file or the amount of memory used by a program. It is also used to express data transfer speeds and in the context of data storage and memory, the binary-based unit of mebibyte (MiB) is used instead.

## Excel Formula to convert from Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps).

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1 Gigabits per Second (Gbps) Megabytes per Second (MBps)
2 1 =A2 * 125
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If you want to perform bulk conversion locally in your system, then download and make use of above Excel template.

## Python Code for Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Megabytes per Second (MBps) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Gigabits per Second (Gbps) to Gigabits per Second (Gbps) in Python.

gigabitsperSecond = int(input("Enter Gigabits per Second: "))
megabytesperSecond = gigabitsperSecond * 125
print("{} Gigabits per Second = {} Megabytes per Second".format(gigabitsperSecond,megabytesperSecond))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gigabits per Second (Gbps) as an input. The value of Megabytes per Second (MBps) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Gigabits(Gbit) are there in a Megabyte(MB)?expand_more

There are 0.008 Gigabits in a Megabyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Megabyte(MB) to Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gbit = MB x 8 / 1000 to convert Megabyte to Gigabit.

#### How many Megabytes(MB) are there in a Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

There are 125 Megabytes in a Gigabit.

#### What is the formula to convert Gigabit(Gbit) to Megabyte(MB)?expand_more

Use the formula MB = Gbit x 1000 / 8 to convert Gigabit to Megabyte.

#### Which is bigger, Gigabit(Gbit) or Megabyte(MB)?expand_more

Gigabit is bigger than Megabyte. One Gigabit contains 125 Megabytes.

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