kbit to MiB → CONVERT Kilobits to Mebibytes

info 1 kbit is equal to 0.00011920928955078125 MiB
Kilobit (decimal) --> Mebibyte (binary)
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Kilobit (kbit) Versus Mebibyte (MiB) - Comparison

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

Kilobits is a "decimal" unit where as Mebibytes is a "binary" unit. One Kilobit is equal to 1000 bits. One Mebibyte is equal to 1024^2 bytes. There are 8,388.608 Kilobit in one Mebibyte. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Kilobit Mebibyte
Unit Symbol kb or kbit MiB
Standard decimal binary
Defined Value 10^3 or 1000^1 Bits 2^20 or 1024^2 Bytes
Value in Bits 1,000 8,388,608
Value in Bytes 125 1,048,576

Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB) Conversion Image

The kbit to MiB Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB). 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 (Mebibyte) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1000 bits
(Decimal Unit)
Equal to 1024^2 bytes
(Binary Unit)

The formula for converting the Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA MiB = kbit x 1000 ÷ (8x10242)

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.


Mebibytes = Kilobits x 1000 ÷ (8x10242)


Mebibytes = Kilobits x 1000 ÷ (8x1024x1024)


Mebibytes = Kilobits x 1000 ÷ 8388608


Mebibytes = Kilobits x 0.00011920928955078125


Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB) can be processed as outlined below.

  1. = 1 x 1000 ÷ (8x10242)
  2. = 1 x 1000 ÷ (8x1024x1024)
  3. = 1 x 1000 ÷ 8388608
  4. = 1 x 0.00011920928955078125
  5. = 0.00011920928955078125
  6. i.e. 1 kbit is equal to 0.00011920928955078125 MiB.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Kilobits to Mebibytes 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 Mebibyte ?

A Mebibyte (MiB) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,048,576 bytes (or 8,388,608 bits) and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix 'mebi' is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based 'megabyte' (MB). 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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Excel Formula to convert from Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB).

  A B C
1 Kilobit (kbit) Mebibyte (MiB)  
2 1 =A2 * 0.00011920928955078125  

download Download - Excel Template for Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB) Conversion

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

Python Code for Kilobit (kbit) to Mebibyte (MiB) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Kilobit (kbit) to Kilobit (kbit) in Python.

kilobits = int(input("Enter Kilobits: "))
mebibytes = kilobits * 1000 / (8*1024*1024)
print("{} Kilobits = {} Mebibytes".format(kilobits,mebibytes))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Kilobit (kbit) as an input. The value of Mebibyte (MiB) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

How many Mebibytes(MiB) are there in a Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

There are 0.00011920928955078125 Mebibytes in a Kilobit.

What is the formula to convert Kilobit(kbit) to Mebibyte(MiB)?expand_more

Use the formula MiB = kbit x 1000 / (8x10242) to convert Kilobit to Mebibyte.

How many Kilobits(kbit) are there in a Mebibyte(MiB)?expand_more

There are 8388.608 Kilobits in a Mebibyte.

What is the formula to convert Mebibyte(MiB) to Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

Use the formula kbit = MiB x (8x10242) / 1000 to convert Mebibyte to Kilobit.

Which is bigger, Mebibyte(MiB) or Kilobit(kbit)?expand_more

Mebibyte is bigger than Kilobit. One Mebibyte contains 8388.608 Kilobits.

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