# kbps to Bps → CONVERT Kilobits per Second to Bytes per Second

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## Kilobits per Second (kbps) Versus Bytes per Second (Bps) - Comparison

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

Kilobits per Second is a "decimal" unit where as Bytes per Second is a "basic" unit. One Kilobit is equal to 1000 bits. One Byte is equal to 8 bits. There are 0.008 Kilobit in one Byte. Find more details on below table.

Kilobits per Second (kbps) Bytes per Second (Bps)
Kilobits per Second (kbps) is a unit of measurement for data transfer bandwidth. It measures the number of Kilobits that can be transferred in one Second. Bytes per Second (Bps) is a unit of measurement for data transfer bandwidth. It measures the number of Bytes that can be transferred in one Second.

## Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The kbps to Bps Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data rates from Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps). 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 (Kilobit) and target (Byte) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1000 bits
(Decimal Unit)
Equal to 8 bits
(Basic Unit)

The formula for converting the Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Bps = kbps x 1000 ÷ 8

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Bytes per Second = Kilobits per Second x 1000 ÷ 8

STEP 1

Bytes per Second = Kilobits per Second x 125

Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps) can be processed as outlined below.

1. = 1 x 1000 ÷ 8
2. = 1 x 125
3. = 125
4. i.e. 1 kbps is equal to 125 Bps.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Kilobit ?

A Kilobit (kb or kbit) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1000 bits. 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 Kibibit (Kibit) is used instead.

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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.

## Excel Formula to convert from Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps).

A B C
1 Kilobits per Second (kbps) Bytes per Second (Bps)
2 1 =A2 * 125
3

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

## Python Code for Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Bytes per Second (Bps) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Kilobits per Second (kbps) in Python.

kilobitsperSecond = int(input("Enter Kilobits per Second: "))
bytesperSecond = kilobitsperSecond * 125
print("{} Kilobits per Second = {} Bytes per Second".format(kilobitsperSecond,bytesperSecond))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Kilobits per Second (kbps) as an input. The value of Bytes per Second (Bps) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Kilobits(kbit) are there in a Byte?expand_more

There are 0.008 Kilobits in a Byte.

#### What is the formula to convert Byte to Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

Use the formula kbit = Byte x 8 / 1000 to convert Byte to Kilobit.

#### How many Bytes are there in a Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

There are 125 Bytes in a Kilobit.

#### What is the formula to convert Kilobit(kbit) to Byte?expand_more

Use the formula Byte = kbit x 1000 / 8 to convert Kilobit to Byte.

#### Which is bigger, Kilobit(kbit) or Byte?expand_more

Kilobit is bigger than Byte. One Kilobit contains 125 Bytes.

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