# kbps to GiBps → CONVERT Kilobits per Second to Gibibytes per Second

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## Kilobits per Second (kbps) Versus Gibibytes per Second (GiBps) - Comparison

Kilobits per Second and Gibibytes 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 Gibibytes per Second is a "binary" unit. One Kilobit is equal to 1000 bits. One Gibibyte is equal to 1024^3 bytes. There are 8,589,934.592 Kilobit in one Gibibyte. Find more details on below table.

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

## Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Gibibytes per Second (GiBps) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The kbps to GiBps Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data rates from Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Gibibytes per Second (GiBps). 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 (Gibibyte) data units.

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA GiBps = kbps x 1000 ÷ (8x10243)

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

FORMULA

Gibibytes per Second = Kilobits per Second x 1000 ÷ (8x10243)

STEP 1

Gibibytes per Second = Kilobits per Second x 1000 ÷ (8x1024x1024x1024)

STEP 2

Gibibytes per Second = Kilobits per Second x 1000 ÷ 8589934592

STEP 3

Gibibytes per Second = Kilobits per Second x 0.000000116415321826934814453125

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

1. = 1 x 1000 ÷ (8x10243)
2. = 1 x 1000 ÷ (8x1024x1024x1024)
3. = 1 x 1000 ÷ 8589934592
4. = 1 x 0.000000116415321826934814453125
5. = 0.000000116415321826934814453125
6. i.e. 1 kbps is equal to 0.000000116415321826934814453125 GiBps.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Kilobits per Second to Gibibytes 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 Gibibyte ?

A Gibibyte (GiB) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,073,741,824 bytes (or 8,589,934,592 bits) and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix 'gibi' is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'gigabyte' (GB). 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.

## Excel Formula to convert from Kilobits per Second (kbps) to Gibibytes per Second (GiBps)

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

A B C
1 Kilobits per Second (kbps) Gibibytes per Second (GiBps)
2 1 =A2 * 0.000000116415321826934814453125
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 Gibibytes per Second (GiBps) 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: "))
gibibytesperSecond = kilobitsperSecond * 1000 / (8*1024*1024*1024)
print("{} Kilobits per Second = {} Gibibytes per Second".format(kilobitsperSecond,gibibytesperSecond))

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

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

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

There are 0.000000116415321826934814453125 Gibibytes in a Kilobit.

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

Use the formula GiB = kbit x 1000 / (8x10243) to convert Kilobit to Gibibyte.

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

There are 8589934.592 Kilobits in a Gibibyte.

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

Use the formula kbit = GiB x (8x10243) / 1000 to convert Gibibyte to Kilobit.

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

Gibibyte is bigger than Kilobit. One Gibibyte contains 8589934.592 Kilobits.

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