›› Convert kilobyte to kibibyte


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How many kilobyte in 1 kibibyte? The answer is 1.024.
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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.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilobyte to kibibyte

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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›› 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.

›› Definition: Kibibyte

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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