Mibit to Mbit → CONVERT Mebibits to Megabits

info 1 Mibit is equal to 1.048576 Mbit
Mebibit (binary) --to--> Megabit (decimal)

Mebibit (Mibit) Versus Megabit (Mbit) - Comparison

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

Mebibits is a "binary" unit where as Megabits is a "decimal" unit. One Mebibit is equal to 1024^2 bits. One Megabit is equal to 1000^2 bits. There are 0.95367431640625 Mebibit in one Megabit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Mebibit Megabit
Unit Symbol Mib or Mibit Mb or Mbit
Standard binary decimal
Defined Value 2^20 or 1024^2 Bits 10^6 or 1000^2 Bits
Value in Bits 1,048,576 1,000,000
Value in Bytes 131,072 125,000

Mebibit (Mibit) to Megabit (Mbit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Mebibit (Mibit) to Megabit (Mbit) Conversion Image

The Mibit to Mbit Calculator Tool provides a convenient solution for effortlessly converting data units from Mebibit (Mibit) to Megabit (Mbit). 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 (Megabit) data units.

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Mbit = Mibit x 10242 ÷ 10002

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


Megabits = Mebibits x 10242 ÷ 10002


Megabits = Mebibits x (1024x1024) ÷ (1000x1000)


Megabits = Mebibits x 1048576 ÷ 1000000


Megabits = Mebibits x 1.048576


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

  1. = 1 x 10242 ÷ 10002
  2. = 1 x (1024x1024) ÷ (1000x1000)
  3. = 1 x 1048576 ÷ 1000000
  4. = 1 x 1.048576
  5. = 1.048576
  6. i.e. 1 Mibit is equal to 1.048576 Mbit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

You can employ the formula and steps mentioned above to convert Mebibits to Megabits 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 Megabit ?

A Megabit (Mb or Mbit) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000 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 mebibit (Mibit) is used instead.
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Popular Mibit Conversions

Excel Formula to convert from Mebibit (Mibit) to Megabit (Mbit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Mebibit (Mibit) to Megabit (Mbit).

  A B C
1 Mebibit (Mibit) Megabit (Mbit)  
2 1 =A2 * 1.048576  

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Python Code for Mebibit (Mibit) to Megabit (Mbit) Conversion

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

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

The first line of code will prompt the user to enter the Mebibit (Mibit) as an input. The value of Megabit (Mbit) 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 Megabit(Mbit)?expand_more

There are 0.95367431640625 Mebibits in a Megabit.

What is the formula to convert Megabit(Mbit) to Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Mibit = Mbit x 10002 / 10242 to convert Megabit to Mebibit.

How many Megabits(Mbit) are there in a Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

There are 1.048576 Megabits in a Mebibit.

What is the formula to convert Mebibit(Mibit) to Megabit(Mbit)?expand_more

Use the formula Mbit = Mibit x 10242 / 10002 to convert Mebibit to Megabit.

Which is bigger, Mebibit(Mibit) or Megabit(Mbit)?expand_more

Mebibit is bigger than Megabit. One Mebibit contains 1.048576 Megabits.

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