# Mibit to Gbit → CONVERT Mebibits to Gigabits

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info 1 Mibit is equal to 0.001048576 Gbit

Mebibit (binary) --to--> Gigabit (decimal)

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## Mebibit (Mibit) Versus Gigabit (Gbit) - Comparison

Mebibits and Gigabits are units of digital information used to measure storage capacity and data transfer rate.

Mebibits is a "binary" unit where as Gigabits is a "decimal" unit. One Mebibit is equal to 1024^2 bits. One Gigabit is equal to 1000^3 bits. There are 953.67431640625 Mebibit in one Gigabit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Mebibit Gigabit
Unit Symbol Mib or Mibit Gb or Gbit
Standard binary decimal
Defined Value 2^20 or 1024^2 Bits 10^9 or 1000^3 Bits
Value in Bits 1,048,576 1,000,000,000
Value in Bytes 131,072 125,000,000

## Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

The Mibit to Gbit Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit). 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 (Mebibit) and target (Gigabit) data units.

Source Data Unit Target Data Unit
Equal to 1024^2 bits
(Binary Unit)
Equal to 1000^3 bits
(Decimal Unit)

The formula for converting the Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit) can be expressed as follows:

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Gbit = Mibit x 10242 ÷ 10003

Now, let's apply the aforementioned formula and explore the manual conversion process from Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit). To streamline the calculation further, we can simplify the formula for added convenience.

FORMULA

Gigabits = Mebibits x 10242 ÷ 10003

STEP 1

Gigabits = Mebibits x (1024x1024) ÷ (1000x1000x1000)

STEP 2

Gigabits = Mebibits x 1048576 ÷ 1000000000

STEP 3

Gigabits = Mebibits x 0.001048576

Example : By applying the previously mentioned formula and steps, the conversion from 1 Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit) can be processed as outlined below.

1. = 1 x 10242 ÷ 10003
2. = 1 x (1024x1024) ÷ (1000x1000x1000)
3. = 1 x 1048576 ÷ 1000000000
4. = 1 x 0.001048576
5. = 0.001048576
6. i.e. 1 Mibit is equal to 0.001048576 Gbit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

### Unit Definitions

#### 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.

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#### What is Gigabit ?

A Gigabit (Gb or Gbit) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000,000 bits and 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 gibibit (Gibit) is used instead.

## Excel Formula to convert from Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit).

A B C
1 Mebibit (Mibit) Gigabit (Gbit)
2 1 =A2 * 0.001048576
3

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

## Python Code for Mebibit (Mibit) to Gigabit (Gbit) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Mebibit (Mibit) to Mebibit (Mibit) in Python.

mebibits = int(input("Enter Mebibits: "))
gigabits = mebibits * (1024*1024) / (1000*1000*1000)
print("{} Mebibits = {} Gigabits".format(mebibits,gigabits))

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Mebibit (Mibit) as an input. The value of Gigabit (Gbit) is calculated on the next line, and the code in third line will display the result.

## Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

#### How many Gigabits(Gbit) are there in a Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

There are 0.001048576 Gigabits in a Mebibit.

#### What is the formula to convert Mebibit(Mibit) to Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Gbit = Mibit x 10242 / 10003 to convert Mebibit to Gigabit.

#### How many Mebibits(Mibit) are there in a Gigabit(Gbit)?expand_more

There are 953.67431640625 Mebibits in a Gigabit.

#### What is the formula to convert Gigabit(Gbit) to Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Mibit = Gbit x 10003 / 10242 to convert Gigabit to Mebibit.

#### Which is bigger, Gigabit(Gbit) or Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

Gigabit is bigger than Mebibit. One Gigabit contains 953.67431640625 Mebibits.

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