How many gigabyte in 1 kibibit?
The answer is 1.28E-7.

We assume you are converting between **gigabyte** and **kibibit**.

You can view more details on each measurement unit:

gigabyte or
kibibit

The main non-SI unit for **computer data storage** is the byte.

1 byte is equal to 1.0E-9 gigabyte, or 0.0078125 kibibit.

Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.

Use this page to learn how to convert between gigabytes and kibibits.

Type in your own numbers in the form to convert the units!

The SI prefix "giga" represents a factor of
10^{9}, or in exponential notation, 1E9.

So 1 gigabyte = 10^{9} bytes.

The definition of a byte is as follows:

A byte is the basic unit of measurement of information storage in computer science. In many computer architectures it is a unit of memory addressing, consisting of 8 bits.

Since computer memory comes in base two rather than 10, a large portion of the software and computer industry use binary estimates of the SI-prefixed quantities, while producers of computer storage devices prefer the SI values. This is why a computer hard drive advertised with a "100 GB" decimal storage capacity actually contains no more than 93 GB of 8-bit (power of 2) addressable storage.

A kibibit (a contraction of kilo binary digit) is a unit of information or computer storage, abbreviated Kibit, or sometimes Kib. (Note that the abbreviation is capitalized, while kbit is not.) It is equal to 128 bytes.

**ConvertUnits.com** provides an online
conversion calculator for all types of measurement units.
You can find metric conversion tables for SI units, as well
as English units, currency, and other data. Type in unit
symbols, abbreviations, or full names for units of length,
area, mass, pressure, and other types. Examples include mm,
inch, 100 kg, US fluid ounce, 6'3", 10 stone 4, cubic cm,
metres squared, grams, moles, feet per second, and many more!

This page was loaded in 0.0029 seconds.