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How many KB in 1 kibibit?
The answer is 0.128.

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

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

1 byte is equal to 0.001 KB, or 0.0078125 kibibit.

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

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

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1 KB to kibibit = 7.8125 kibibit

5 KB to kibibit = 39.0625 kibibit

10 KB to kibibit = 78.125 kibibit

15 KB to kibibit = 117.1875 kibibit

20 KB to kibibit = 156.25 kibibit

25 KB to kibibit = 195.3125 kibibit

30 KB to kibibit = 234.375 kibibit

40 KB to kibibit = 312.5 kibibit

50 KB to kibibit = 390.625 kibibit

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The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilobyte = 10^{3} 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.

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