# Kibibytes to Kilobytes Conversion - 1024 KiB to kB

Input Kibibyte (KiB) - and press Enter.
KiB
You are converting .

[ RESULT ] =
1,024 KiB = 1,048.576 kB
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Calculated as → 1024 x 1024 ÷ 1000... - view detailed steps and formula

## Kibibyte (KiB) to Kilobyte (kB) Conversion Formula and Steps Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Kibibyte
Equal to 1024 bytes
(Binary Unit)
Kilobyte
Equal to 1000 bytes
(Decimal Unit)

The formula of converting the Kibibyte (KiB) to Kilobyte (kB) is represented as follows :

kB = KiB x 1024 ÷ 1000

Now let us apply the above formula and see how to manually convert Kibibyte (KiB) to Kilobyte (kB). We can further simplify the formula to ease the calculation.

FORMULA

Kilobytes = Kibibytes x 1024 ÷ 1000

STEP 1

Kilobytes = Kibibytes x 1.024

If we apply the above Formula and steps, conversion from 1024 Kibibyte (KiB) to Kilobyte (kB) will be processed as below.

1. = 1,024 x 1024 ÷ 1000
2. = 1,024 x 1.024
3. = 1,048.576
4. i.e. 1,024 KiB is equal to 1,048.576 kB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

#### 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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#### Kilobyte

A Kilobyte (kB) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1000 bytes (or 8,000 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 kibibyte (KiB) is used instead.

### Excel Formula to convert from Kibibyte (KiB) to Kilobyte (kB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1024 Kibibyte (KiB) to Kilobyte (kB).

A B C
1 Kibibyte (KiB) Kilobyte (kB)
2 1024 =A2 * 1.024
3

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

### Python Code for Kibibyte (KiB) to Kilobyte (kB) Conversion

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

kibibytes = int(input("Enter Kibibytes: "))
kilobytes = kibibytes * 1.024
print("{} Kibibytes = {} Kilobytes".format(kibibytes,kilobytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Kibibyte (KiB) as an input. The value of Kilobyte (kB) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

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