KiB to Gbit → CONVERT Kibibytes to Gigabits

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Kibibyte (KiB) Versus Gigabit (Gbit) - Comparison

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

Kibibytes is a "binary" unit where as Gigabits is a "decimal" unit. One Kibibyte is equal to 1024 bytes. One Gigabit is equal to 1000^3 bits. There are 122,070.3125 Kibibyte in one Gigabit. Find more details on below table.

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

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

Kibibyte (KiB) to Gigabit (Gbit) Conversion Image

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

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

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

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

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


Gigabits = Kibibytes x (8x1024) ÷ 10003


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


Gigabits = Kibibytes x 8192 ÷ 1000000000


Gigabits = Kibibytes x 0.000008192


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

  1. = 1 x (8x1024) ÷ 10003
  2. = 1 x (8x1024) ÷ (1000x1000x1000)
  3. = 1 x 8192 ÷ 1000000000
  4. = 1 x 0.000008192
  5. = 0.000008192
  6. i.e. 1 KiB is equal to 0.000008192 Gbit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

Unit Definitions

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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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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Excel Formula to convert from Kibibyte (KiB) to Gigabit (Gbit)

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

  A B C
1 Kibibyte (KiB) Gigabit (Gbit)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.000008192  

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

You can use below code to convert any value in Kibibyte (KiB) to Kibibyte (KiB) in Python.

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

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Kibibyte (KiB) as an input. The value of Gigabit (Gbit) 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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