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Kibibit (Kibit) Versus Byte (B) - Comparison

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

Kibibits is a "binary" unit where as Bytes is a "basic" unit. One Kibibit is equal to 1024 bits. One Byte is equal to 8 bits. There are 0.0078125 Kibibit in one Byte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Kibibit Byte
Unit Symbol Kib or Kibit B
Standard binary basic
Defined Value 2^10 or 1024^1 Bits 8 bits
Value in Bits 1,024 8
Value in Bytes 128 1

Kibibit (Kibit) to Byte (B) Conversion - Formula & Steps

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

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1024 bits
(Binary Unit)
Equal to 8 bits
(Basic Unit)

The formula for converting the Kibibit (Kibit) to Byte (B) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Byte = Kibit x 1024 ÷ 8

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


Bytes = Kibibits x 1024 ÷ 8


Bytes = Kibibits x 128


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

  1. = 1 x 1024 ÷ 8
  2. = 1 x 128
  3. = 128
  4. i.e. 1 Kibit is equal to 128 Byte.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

Unit Definitions

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.
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What is Byte ?

A Byte is a unit of digital information that typically consists of 8 bits and can represent a wide range of values such as characters, binary data and it is widely used in the digital world to measure the data size and data transfer speed.
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Popular Kibit Conversions

Excel Formula to convert from Kibibit (Kibit) to Byte (B)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Kibibit (Kibit) to Byte (B).

  A B C
1 Kibibit (Kibit) Byte (B)  
2 1 =A2 * 128  

download Download - Excel Template for Kibibit (Kibit) to Byte (B) Conversion

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

Python Code for Kibibit (Kibit) to Byte (B) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Kibibit (Kibit) to Kibibit (Kibit) in Python.

kibibits = int(input("Enter Kibibits: "))
bytes = kibibits * 128
print("{} Kibibits = {} Bytes".format(kibibits,bytes))

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

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

How many Kibibits(Kibit) are there in a Byte?expand_more

There are 0.0078125 Kibibits in a Byte.

What is the formula to convert Byte to Kibibit(Kibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Kibit = Byte x 8 / 1024 to convert Byte to Kibibit.

How many Bytes are there in a Kibibit(Kibit)?expand_more

There are 128 Bytes in a Kibibit.

What is the formula to convert Kibibit(Kibit) to Byte?expand_more

Use the formula Byte = Kibit x 1024 / 8 to convert Kibibit to Byte.

Which is bigger, Kibibit(Kibit) or Byte?expand_more

Kibibit is bigger than Byte. One Kibibit contains 128 Bytes.

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