# kBps to Mibps → CONVERT Kilobytes per Second to Mebibits per Second

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## Kilobytes per Second (kBps) Versus Mebibits per Second (Mibps) - Comparison

Kilobytes per Second and Mebibits 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 Mebibits per Second is a "binary" unit. One Kilobyte is equal to 1000 bytes. One Mebibit is equal to 1024^2 bits. There are 131.072 Kilobyte in one Mebibit. Find more details on below table.

Kilobytes per Second (kBps) Mebibits per Second (Mibps)
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. Mebibits per Second (Mibps) is a unit of measurement for data transfer bandwidth. It measures the number of Mebibits that can be transferred in one Second.

## Kilobytes per Second (kBps) to Mebibits per Second (Mibps) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The kBps to Mibps Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data rates from Kilobytes per Second (kBps) to Mebibits per Second (Mibps). 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 (Mebibit) data units.

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Mibps = kBps x (8x1000) ÷ 10242

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Kilobytes per Second (kBps) to Mebibits per Second (Mibps). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Mebibits per Second = Kilobytes per Second x (8x1000) ÷ 10242

STEP 1

Mebibits per Second = Kilobytes per Second x (8x1000) ÷ (1024x1024)

STEP 2

Mebibits per Second = Kilobytes per Second x 8000 ÷ 1048576

STEP 3

Mebibits per Second = Kilobytes per Second x 0.00762939453125

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

1. = 1 x (8x1000) ÷ 10242
2. = 1 x (8x1000) ÷ (1024x1024)
3. = 1 x 8000 ÷ 1048576
4. = 1 x 0.00762939453125
5. = 0.00762939453125
6. i.e. 1 kBps is equal to 0.00762939453125 Mibps.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Kilobytes per Second to Mebibits 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 Mebibit ?

A Mebibit (Mib or Mibit) is a binary unit of digital information that is equal to 1,048,576 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 'megabit' (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 Kilobytes per Second (kBps) to Mebibits per Second (Mibps)

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

A B C
1 Kilobytes per Second (kBps) Mebibits per Second (Mibps)
2 1 =A2 * 0.00762939453125
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 Mebibits per Second (Mibps) 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: "))
mebibitsperSecond = kilobytesperSecond * (8*1000) / (1024*1024)
print("{} Kilobytes per Second = {} Mebibits per Second".format(kilobytesperSecond,mebibitsperSecond))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Kilobytes per Second (kBps) as an input. The value of Mebibits per Second (Mibps) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Mebibits(Mibit) are there in a Kilobyte(kB)?expand_more

There are 0.00762939453125 Mebibits in a Kilobyte.

#### What is the formula to convert Kilobyte(kB) to Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Mibit = kB x (8x1000) / 10242 to convert Kilobyte to Mebibit.

#### How many Kilobytes(kB) are there in a Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

There are 131.072 Kilobytes in a Mebibit.

#### What is the formula to convert Mebibit(Mibit) to Kilobyte(kB)?expand_more

Use the formula kB = Mibit x 10242 / (8x1000) to convert Mebibit to Kilobyte.

#### Which is bigger, Mebibit(Mibit) or Kilobyte(kB)?expand_more

Mebibit is bigger than Kilobyte. One Mebibit contains 131.072 Kilobytes.

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