Gbit to KiB → CONVERT Gigabits to Kibibytes

info 1 Gbit is equal to 122,070.3125 KiB
Gigabit (decimal) --to--> Kibibyte (binary)

Gigabit (Gbit) Versus Kibibyte (KiB) - Comparison

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

Gigabits is a "decimal" unit where as Kibibytes is a "binary" unit. One Gigabit is equal to 1000^3 bits. One Kibibyte is equal to 1024 bytes. There are 0.000008192 Gigabit in one Kibibyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Gigabit Kibibyte
Unit Symbol Gb or Gbit KiB
Standard decimal binary
Defined Value 10^9 or 1000^3 Bits 2^10 or 1024^1 Bytes
Value in Bits 1,000,000,000 8,192
Value in Bytes 125,000,000 1,024

Gigabit (Gbit) to Kibibyte (KiB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Gigabit (Gbit) to Kibibyte (KiB) Conversion Image

The Gbit to KiB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Gigabit (Gbit) 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 (Gigabit) and target (Kibibyte) data units.

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA KiB = Gbit x 10003 ÷ (8x1024)

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


Kibibytes = Gigabits x 10003 ÷ (8x1024)


Kibibytes = Gigabits x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (8x1024)


Kibibytes = Gigabits x 1000000000 ÷ 8192


Kibibytes = Gigabits x 122070.3125


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

  1. = 1 x 10003 ÷ (8x1024)
  2. = 1 x (1000x1000x1000) ÷ (8x1024)
  3. = 1 x 1000000000 ÷ 8192
  4. = 1 x 122070.3125
  5. = 122,070.3125
  6. i.e. 1 Gbit is equal to 122,070.3125 KiB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Gigabits to Kibibytes 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 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.
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Excel Formula to convert from Gigabit (Gbit) to Kibibyte (KiB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Gigabit (Gbit) to Kibibyte (KiB).

  A B C
1 Gigabit (Gbit) Kibibyte (KiB)  
2 1 =A2 * 122070.3125  

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Python Code for Gigabit (Gbit) to Kibibyte (KiB) Conversion

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

gigabits = int(input("Enter Gigabits: "))
kibibytes = gigabits * (1000*1000*1000) / (8*1024)
print("{} Gigabits = {} Kibibytes".format(gigabits,kibibytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Gigabit (Gbit) 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 Gigabits(Gbit) are there in a Kibibyte(KiB)?expand_more

There are 0.000008192 Gigabits in a Kibibyte.

What is the formula to convert Kibibyte(KiB) to Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gbit = KiB x (8x1024) / 10003 to convert Kibibyte to Gigabit.

How many Kibibytes(KiB) are there in a Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

There are 122070.3125 Kibibytes in a Gigabit.

What is the formula to convert Gigabit(Gbit) to Kibibyte(KiB)?expand_more

Use the formula KiB = Gbit x 10003 / (8x1024) to convert Gigabit to Kibibyte.

Which is bigger, Gigabit(Gbit) or Kibibyte(KiB)?expand_more

Gigabit is bigger than Kibibyte. One Gigabit contains 122070.3125 Kibibytes.

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