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How many kibibyte in 1 kilobyte? The answer is 0.9765625.
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The main non-SI unit for computer data storage is the byte.
1 byte is equal to 0.0009765625 kibibyte, or 0.001 kilobyte.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kibibyte to kilobyte

1 kibibyte to kilobyte = 1.024 kilobyte

5 kibibyte to kilobyte = 5.12 kilobyte

10 kibibyte to kilobyte = 10.24 kilobyte

15 kibibyte to kilobyte = 15.36 kilobyte

20 kibibyte to kilobyte = 20.48 kilobyte

25 kibibyte to kilobyte = 25.6 kilobyte

30 kibibyte to kilobyte = 30.72 kilobyte

40 kibibyte to kilobyte = 40.96 kilobyte

50 kibibyte to kilobyte = 51.2 kilobyte


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›› Definition: Kibibyte

The kibibyte (a contraction of kilo binary byte) is a unit of digital information storage. It is equal to 1,024 bytes.


›› Definition: Kilobyte

The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of 103, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilobyte = 103 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.


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