Gbit to Gibit → CONVERT Gigabits to Gibibits

info 1 Gbit is equal to 0.931322574615478515625 Gibit
Gigabit (decimal) --> Gibibit (binary)
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Gigabit (Gbit) Versus Gibibit (Gibit) - Comparison

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

Gigabits is a "decimal" unit where as Gibibits is a "binary" unit. One Gigabit is equal to 1000^3 bits. One Gibibit is equal to 1024^3 bits. There are 1.073741824 Gigabit in one Gibibit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gigabit Gibibit
Unit Symbol Gb or Gbit Gib or Gibit
Standard decimal binary
Defined Value 10^9 or 1000^3 Bits 2^30 or 1024^3 Bits
Value in Bits 1,000,000,000 1,073,741,824
Value in Bytes 125,000,000 134,217,728

Gigabit (Gbit) to Gibibit (Gibit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Gigabit (Gbit) to Gibibit (Gibit) Conversion Image

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

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Gibit = Gbit x 10003 ÷ 10243

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


Gibibits = Gigabits x 10003 ÷ 10243


Gibibits = Gigabits x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024x1024)


Gibibits = Gigabits x 1000000000 ÷ 1073741824


Gibibits = Gigabits x 0.931322574615478515625


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

  1. = 1 x 10003 ÷ 10243
  2. = 1 x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024x1024)
  3. = 1 x 1000000000 ÷ 1073741824
  4. = 1 x 0.931322574615478515625
  5. = 0.931322574615478515625
  6. i.e. 1 Gbit is equal to 0.931322574615478515625 Gibit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Gigabits to Gibibits 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 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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Excel Formula to convert from Gigabit (Gbit) to Gibibit (Gibit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gigabit (Gbit) to Gibibit (Gibit).

  A B C
1 Gigabit (Gbit) Gibibit (Gibit)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.931322574615478515625  

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Python Code for Gigabit (Gbit) to Gibibit (Gibit) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Gigabit (Gbit) to Gigabit (Gbit) in Python.

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

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

There are 0.931322574615478515625 Gibibits in a Gigabit.

What is the formula to convert Gigabit(Gbit) to Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gibit = Gbit x 10003 / 10243 to convert Gigabit to Gibibit.

How many Gigabits(Gbit) are there in a Gibibit(Gibit)?expand_more

There are 1.073741824 Gigabits in a Gibibit.

What is the formula to convert Gibibit(Gibit) to Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gbit = Gibit x 10243 / 10003 to convert Gibibit to Gigabit.

Which is bigger, Gibibit(Gibit) or Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

Gibibit is bigger than Gigabit. One Gibibit contains 1.073741824 Gigabits.

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