# kBps to GiBps → CONVERT Kilobytes per Second to Gibibytes per Second

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## Kilobytes per Second (kBps) Versus Gibibytes per Second (GiBps) - Comparison

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

Kilobytes per Second is a "decimal" unit where as Gibibytes per Second is a "binary" unit. One Kilobyte is equal to 1000 bytes. One Gibibyte is equal to 1024^3 bytes. There are 1,073,741.824 Kilobyte in one Gibibyte. Find more details on below table.

Kilobytes per Second (kBps) Gibibytes per Second (GiBps)
Kilobytes per Second (kBps) is a unit of measurement for data transfer bandwidth. It measures the number of Kilobytes 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.

## Kilobytes 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 Kilobytes 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 (Kilobyte) and target (Gibibyte) data units.

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA GiBps = kBps x 1000 ÷ 10243

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Kilobytes 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 = Kilobytes per Second x 1000 ÷ 10243

STEP 1

Gibibytes per Second = Kilobytes per Second x 1000 ÷ (1024x1024x1024)

STEP 2

Gibibytes per Second = Kilobytes per Second x 1000 ÷ 1073741824

STEP 3

Gibibytes per Second = Kilobytes per Second x 0.000000931322574615478515625

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

1. = 1 x 1000 ÷ 10243
2. = 1 x 1000 ÷ (1024x1024x1024)
3. = 1 x 1000 ÷ 1073741824
4. = 1 x 0.000000931322574615478515625
5. = 0.000000931322574615478515625
6. i.e. 1 kBps is equal to 0.000000931322574615478515625 GiBps.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### What is Kilobyte ?

A Kilobyte (kB) is a decimal 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.

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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 Kilobytes per Second (kBps) to Gibibytes per Second (GiBps)

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

A B C
1 Kilobytes per Second (kBps) Gibibytes per Second (GiBps)
2 1 =A2 * 0.000000931322574615478515625
3

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

## Python Code for Kilobytes per Second (kBps) to Gibibytes per Second (GiBps) Conversion

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

kilobytesperSecond = int(input("Enter Kilobytes per Second: "))
gibibytesperSecond = kilobytesperSecond * 1000 / (1024*1024*1024)
print("{} Kilobytes per Second = {} Gibibytes per Second".format(kilobytesperSecond,gibibytesperSecond))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Kilobytes 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 Kilobyte(kB)?expand_more

There are 0.000000931322574615478515625 Gibibytes in a Kilobyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Kilobyte(kB) to Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

Use the formula GiB = kB x 1000 / 10243 to convert Kilobyte to Gibibyte.

#### How many Kilobytes(kB) are there in a Gibibyte(GiB)?expand_more

There are 1073741.824 Kilobytes in a Gibibyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Gibibyte(GiB) to Kilobyte(kB)?expand_more

Use the formula kB = GiB x 10243 / 1000 to convert Gibibyte to Kilobyte.

#### Which is bigger, Gibibyte(GiB) or Kilobyte(kB)?expand_more

Gibibyte is bigger than Kilobyte. One Gibibyte contains 1073741.824 Kilobytes.

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