How many kilobyte in 1 kibibyte?
The answer is 1.024.

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

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

1 byte is equal to 0.001 kilobyte, or 0.0009765625 kibibyte.

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

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

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1 kilobyte to kibibyte = 0.97656 kibibyte

5 kilobyte to kibibyte = 4.88281 kibibyte

10 kilobyte to kibibyte = 9.76563 kibibyte

20 kilobyte to kibibyte = 19.53125 kibibyte

30 kilobyte to kibibyte = 29.29688 kibibyte

40 kilobyte to kibibyte = 39.0625 kibibyte

50 kilobyte to kibibyte = 48.82813 kibibyte

75 kilobyte to kibibyte = 73.24219 kibibyte

100 kilobyte to kibibyte = 97.65625 kibibyte

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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.

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

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