## Measurement unit: microwatt

**Full name:** microwatt

**Plural form:** microwatts

**Category type:** power

**Scale factor:** 1.0E-6

## SI unit: watt

The SI derived unit for power is the watt.

1 watt is equal to 1000000 microwatt.

Valid units must be of the **power** type.

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## Definition: Microwatt

Microwatt (SI symbol: µW) is a unit used for measuring the consumption of electrical power. It is equivalent to one-millionth (10^-6) of a watt.

## Sample conversions: microwatt