›› Convert bit to kilobit


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How many bit in 1 kilobit? The answer is 1000.
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The main non-SI unit for computer data storage is the byte.
1 byte is equal to 8 bit, or 0.008 kilobit.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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›› Quick conversion chart of bit to kilobit

1 bit to kilobit = 0.001 kilobit

10 bit to kilobit = 0.01 kilobit

50 bit to kilobit = 0.05 kilobit

100 bit to kilobit = 0.1 kilobit

200 bit to kilobit = 0.2 kilobit

500 bit to kilobit = 0.5 kilobit

1000 bit to kilobit = 1 kilobit

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›› Definition: Bit

A bit is a binary digit, taking a value of either 0 or 1. The bit is also a unit of measurement, the information capacity of one binary digit. It has the symbol bit, or b. There are 8 bits in 1 byte.

›› Definition: Kilobit

The kilobit is a multiple of the unit bit for digital information or computer storage.

1 kilobit = 1000 bits.

Using the common byte size of 8 bits, 1 kbit is equal to 125 bytes.

Note this is different from the kibibit, which is 1024 bits.

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