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Kilobyte

A KB is the unit symbol for the 'Kilobyte'. A Kilobyte is made up of multiple-unit bytes, which stores the digital information and denotes data size. A byte is a size, which is made up of 8 bits. A bit is a single unit of data. It can be '0' or '1'. And the short forms of kilobyte are K, K-byte, and kByte.

In the word kilobyte, kilo denotes the 1000 or third power of 10, which means 103. In computer science and IT, the kilobyte refers to as 1024 or 210 bytes.

A kilobyte is that unit, which is larger than a byte (B) and smaller than the unit megabyte (MB). Kilobyte is used for measuring the size of small files. An electronic mail (e-mail) without the images contains 2 kilobytes.

Other data units to Kilobyte conversion

Following list shows the values of kilobytes in other data units:

S.No. Other Units Values in Kilobytes
1. 1 Bit equals to 0.000125 Kilobytes
2. 1 Kilobit equals to 0.125 Kilobytes
3. 1 Kibibit equals to 0.128 Kilobytes
4. 1 Megabit equals to 125 Kilobytes
5. 1 Mebibit equals to 131.072 Kilobytes
6. 1 Gigabit equals to 125000 Kilobytes
7. 1 Gibibit equals to 134218 Kilobytes
8. 1 Terabit equals to 1.25e+8 Kilobytes
9. 1 Tebibit equals to 1.374e+8 Kilobytes
10. 1 Petabit equals to 1.25e+11 Kilobytes
11. 1 Pebibit equals to 1.407e+11 Kilobytes
12. 1 exabit equals to 1.25e14 Kilobytes
13. 1 Exbibit equals to 1.41e+14 kilobytes
14. 1 Yobibits equals to 1.511e+20 Kilobytes
15. 1 Nibble equals to 0.0005 Kilobytes
16. 1 Byte equals to 0.001 Kilobytes
17. 1 Kilobyte equals to 1 Kilobytes
18. 1 Kibibyte equals to 1.024 Kilobytes
19. 1 Megabyte equals to 1000 Kilobytes
20. 1 Mebibytes equals to 1.048.58 Kilobytes
21. 1 Gigabytes equals to 1e+6 Kilobytes
22. 1 Gibibytes equals to 1.074e+6 Kilobytes
23. 1 Terabytes equals to 1e+9 Kilobytes
24. 1 Tebibytes equals to 1.1e+9 Kilobytes
25. 1 Petabytes equals to 1.0e+12 Kilobytes
26. 1 Pebibytes equals to 1.126e+12 Kilobytes
27. 1 exabytes equals to 1.0e+15 Kilobytes
28. 1 Exbibytes equals to 1.1529e+15 Kilobytes
29. 1 Zettabytes equals to 1.0e+18 Kilobytes
30. 1 Yottabytes equals to 1.0e+21 Kilobytes
31. 1 Yobibytes equals to 1.209e+21 Kilobytes

Conversion of 1 Kilobyte into some common data-storage units

Following list shows the conversion of 1 kilobyte into other common data storage units:

S.No. 1 kilobyte Common data storage units
1. 1 KB equals to 8000 bits (bit)
2. 1 KB equals to 8 kilobits (kbit)
3. 1 KB equals to 0.008 megabits (Mbit)
4. 1 KB equals to 8.0E-6 gigabits (Gbit)
5. 1 KB equals to 8.0E-9 terabits (Tbit)
6. 1 KB equals to 1000 bytes (B)
7. 1 KB equals to 1 kilobytes (KB)
8. 1 KB equals to 0.001 megabytes (MB)
9. 1 KB equals to 1.0E-6 gigabytes (GB)
10. 1 KB equals to 1.0E-9 terabytes (TB)

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