MB to Mibit → CONVERT Megabytes to Mebibits

info 1 MB is equal to 7.62939453125 Mibit
Megabyte (decimal) --> Mebibit (binary)
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Megabyte (MB) Versus Mebibit (Mibit) - Comparison

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

Megabytes is a "decimal" unit where as Mebibits is a "binary" unit. One Megabyte is equal to 1000^2 bytes. One Mebibit is equal to 1024^2 bits. There are 0.131072 Megabyte in one Mebibit. Find more details on below table.

Unit Name Megabyte Mebibit
Unit Symbol MB Mib or Mibit
Standard decimal binary
Defined Value 10^6 or 1000^2 Bytes 2^20 or 1024^2 Bits
Value in Bits 8,000,000 1,048,576
Value in Bytes 1,000,000 131,072

Megabyte (MB) to Mebibit (Mibit) Conversion - Formula & Steps

Megabyte (MB) to Mebibit (Mibit) Conversion Image

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

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

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

diamond CONVERSION FORMULA Mibit = MB x (8x10002) ÷ 10242

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


Mebibits = Megabytes x (8x10002) ÷ 10242


Mebibits = Megabytes x (8x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024)


Mebibits = Megabytes x 8000000 ÷ 1048576


Mebibits = Megabytes x 7.62939453125


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

  1. = 1 x (8x10002) ÷ 10242
  2. = 1 x (8x1000x1000) ÷ (1024x1024)
  3. = 1 x 8000000 ÷ 1048576
  4. = 1 x 7.62939453125
  5. = 7.62939453125
  6. i.e. 1 MB is equal to 7.62939453125 Mibit.

Note : Result rounded off to 40 decimal positions.

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

Unit Definitions

What is Megabyte ?

A Megabyte (MB) is a decimal unit of digital information that is equal to 1,000,000 bytes (or 8,000,000 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 mebibyte (MiB) 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.
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Excel Formula to convert from Megabyte (MB) to Mebibit (Mibit)

Apply the formula as shown below to convert from 1 Megabyte (MB) to Mebibit (Mibit).

  A B C
1 Megabyte (MB) Mebibit (Mibit)  
2 1 =A2 * 7.62939453125  

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

Python Code for Megabyte (MB) to Mebibit (Mibit) Conversion

You can use below code to convert any value in Megabyte (MB) to Megabyte (MB) in Python.

megabytes = int(input("Enter Megabytes: "))
mebibits = megabytes * (8*1000*1000) / (1024*1024)
print("{} Megabytes = {} Mebibits".format(megabytes,mebibits))

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

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQs

How many Megabytes(MB) are there in a Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

There are 0.131072 Megabytes in a Mebibit.

What is the formula to convert Mebibit(Mibit) to Megabyte(MB)?expand_more

Use the formula MB = Mibit x 10242 / (8x10002) to convert Mebibit to Megabyte.

How many Mebibits(Mibit) are there in a Megabyte(MB)?expand_more

There are 7.62939453125 Mebibits in a Megabyte.

What is the formula to convert Megabyte(MB) to Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

Use the formula Mibit = MB x (8x10002) / 10242 to convert Megabyte to Mebibit.

Which is bigger, Megabyte(MB) or Mebibit(Mibit)?expand_more

Megabyte is bigger than Mebibit. One Megabyte contains 7.62939453125 Mebibits.

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