# kbit to YiB Calculator - Convert Kilobits to Yobibytes ## Conversion History (Last 6)

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## kbit to YiB - Conversion Formula and Steps

Kilobit and Yobibyte are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate. Kilobit is a decimal standard unit where as Yobibyte is binary. One Kilobit is equal to 1000 bits. One Yobibyte is equal to 1024^8 bytes. There are 9,671,406,556,917,033,397,649.408 Kilobits in one Yobibyte. - view the difference between both units Source Data UnitTarget Data Unit
Kilobit (kbit)
Equal to 1000 bits
(Decimal Unit)
Yobibyte (YiB)
Equal to 1024^8 bytes
(Binary Unit)

The formula of converting the Kilobit to Yobibyte is represented as follows :

YiB = kbit x 1000 / (8x10248)

Note : Here we are converting the units between different standards. The source unit Kilobit is Decimal where as the target unit Yobibyte is Binary. In such scenario, first we need to convert the source unit to the basic unit - Bit - multiply with 1000, and then convert to target unit by dividing with 8x1024^8 .

Now let us apply the above formula and, write down the steps to convert from Kilobit (kbit) to Yobibyte (YiB).

1. STEP 1 → Yobibyte = Kilobit x 1000 / (8x10248)
2. STEP 2 → Yobibyte = Kilobit x 1000 / (8x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)
3. STEP 3 → Yobibyte = Kilobit x 1000 / 9671406556917033397649408
4. STEP 4 → Yobibyte = Kilobit x 0.0000000000000000000001033975765691284593

Example : If we apply the above steps, conversion from 10 kbit to YiB, will be processed as below.

1. = 10 x 1000 / (8x10248)
2. = 10 x 1000 / (8x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024x1024)
3. = 10 x 1000 / 9671406556917033397649408
4. = 10 x 0.0000000000000000000001033975765691284593
5. = 0.000000000000000000001033975765691284593
6. i.e. 10 kbit is equal to 0.000000000000000000001033975765691284593 YiB.

(Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.)

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

#### Definition : Kilobit

A Kilobit (kb or kbit) is a 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.

#### Definition : Yobibyte

A Yobibyte (YiB) is a unit of digital information that is equal to 1,208,925,819,614,629,174,706,176 bytes (or 9,671,406,556,917,033,397,649,408 bits) and is defined by the International Electro technical Commission(IEC). The prefix "yibi" is derived from the binary number system and it is used to distinguish it from the decimal-based "yottabyte" (YB). It is widely used in the field of computing as it more accurately represents the storage size of high end servers and data storage arrays.

### Excel Formula to convert from kbit to YiB

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from Kilobit to Yobibyte.

ABC
1Kilobit (kbit)Yobibyte (YiB)
21=A2 * 0.0000000000000000000001033975765691284593
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