Kilobyte
A KB is the unit symbol for the 'Kilobyte'. A Kilobyte is made up of multipleunit 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, Kbyte, and kByte.
In the word kilobyte, kilo denotes the 1000 or third power of 10, which means 10^{3}. In computer science and IT, the kilobyte refers to as 1024 or 2^{10} 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 (email) 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 datastorage 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 
8.0E6 gigabits (Gbit) 
5. 
1 KB equals to 
8.0E9 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 
1.0E6 gigabytes (GB) 
10. 
1 KB equals to 
1.0E9 terabytes (TB) 
