# kB/Minute to MiB/Minute Calculator - Convert Kilobytes Per Minute to Mebibytes Per Minute ## Conversion History (Last 6)

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## kB/Minute to MiB/Minute - Conversion Formula and Steps

Kilobyte and Mebibyte are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate. Kilobyte is a decimal standard unit where as Mebibyte is binary. One Kilobyte is equal to 1000 bytes. One Mebibyte is equal to 1024^2 bytes. There are 1,048.576 Kilobytes in one Mebibyte. - view the difference between both units Source Data UnitTarget Data Unit
Kilobyte (kB)
Equal to 1000 bytes
(Decimal Unit)
Mebibyte (MiB)
Equal to 1024^2 bytes
(Binary Unit)

The formula of converting the Kilobytes Per Minute to Mebibytes Per Minute is represented as follows :

MiB/Minute = kB/Minute x 1000 / 10242

Note : Here we are converting the units between different standards. The source unit Kilobyte is Decimal where as the target unit Mebibyte is Binary. In such scenario, first we need to convert the source unit to the basic unit - Byte - multiply with 1000, and then convert to target unit by dividing with 1024^2 .

Now let us apply the above formula and, write down the steps to convert from Kilobytes Per Minute (kB/Minute) to Mebibytes Per Minute (MiB/Minute). This way, we can try to simplify and reduce to an easy to apply formula.

FORMULA

Mebibytes Per Minute = Kilobytes Per Minute x 1000 / 10242

STEP 1

Mebibytes Per Minute = Kilobytes Per Minute x 1000 / (1024x1024)

STEP 2

Mebibytes Per Minute = Kilobytes Per Minute x 1000 / 1048576

STEP 3

Mebibytes Per Minute = Kilobytes Per Minute x 0.00095367431640625

Example : If we apply the above Formula and steps, conversion from 10 kB/Minute to MiB/Minute, will be processed as below.

1. = 10 x 1000 / 10242
2. = 10 x 1000 / (1024x1024)
3. = 10 x 1000 / 1048576
4. = 10 x 0.00095367431640625
5. = 0.0095367431640625
6. i.e. 10 kB/Minute is equal to 0.0095367431640625 MiB/Minute.

(Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.)

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

#### Definition : Kilobyte

A Kilobyte (kB) is a 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.

#### Definition : Mebibyte

A Mebibyte (MiB) is a 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.

### Excel Formula to convert from kB/Minute to MiB/Minute

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from Kilobytes Per Minute to Mebibytes Per Minute.

ABC
1Kilobytes Per Minute (kB/Minute)Mebibytes Per Minute (MiB/Minute)
21=A2 * 0.00095367431640625
3

Download - Excel Template for Kilobytes Per Minute to Mebibytes Per Minute Conversion

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### Python Code for kB/Minute to MiB/Minute Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Kilobytes Per Minute to Mebibytes Per Minute in Python.

kilobytesPerMinute = int(input("Enter Kilobytes Per Minute: "))
mebibytesPerMinute = kilobytesPerMinute * 1000 / (1024*1024)
print("{} Kilobytes Per Minute = {} Mebibytes Per Minute".format(kilobytesPerMinute,mebibytesPerMinute))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Kilobytes Per Minute as an input. The value of Mebibytes Per Minute is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.