Kilobits (kb) to Kilobytes (kB) calculator

Input the amount of kilobits you want to convert to kilobytes in the below input field, and then click in the "Convert" button. But if you want to convert from kilobytes to kilobits, please checkout this tool.


Formula

Formula used to convert kb to kB:

F(x) = x / 8

For example, if you want to convert 15 kb to kB, just replace x by 15 [kb]:

15 kb = 15/8 = 1.875 kB

Steps

  1. Divide the amount of kilobits by 8.
  2. The result will be expressed in kilobytes.

Kilobit to Kilobyte Conversion Table

The following table will show the most common conversions for Kilobits (kb) to Kilobytes (kB):


Kilobits (kb) Kilobytes (kB)
0.001 kb 0.000125 kB
0.01 kb 0.00125 kB
0.1 kb 0.0125 kB
1 kb 0.125 kB
2 kb 0.25 kB
3 kb 0.375 kB
4 kb 0.5 kB
5 kb 0.625 kB
6 kb 0.75 kB
7 kb 0.875 kB
8 kb 1 kB
9 kb 1.125 kB
10 kb 1.25 kB
20 kb 2.5 kB
30 kb 3.75 kB
40 kb 5 kB
50 kb 6.25 kB
60 kb 7.5 kB
70 kb 8.75 kB
80 kb 10 kB
90 kb 11.25 kB
100 kb 12.5 kB

About Kilobits (kb)

A kilobit is a unit of measurement for digital information and computer storage. The prefix kilo (which is expressed with the letter k) is defined in the International System of Units (SI) as a multiplier of 10^3 (1 thousand). Therefore, 1 kilobit is equal to 1,000 bits. The symbol commonly used to represent a kilobit is kb (sometimes as kbit). However, the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) recommends the symbol kbit instead of kb.

Many people think that 1 kilobit is equal to 1024 bits. This is wrong because is contrary to international standards. The only unit used to represent 1024 bits is a kibibit.


About Kilobytes (kB)

A kilobyte is a unit of measurement for digital information and computer storage. The prefix kilo (which is expressed with the letter k) is defined in the International System of Units (SI) as a multiplier of 10^3 (1 thousand). Therefore, 1 kilobyte is equal to 1,000 bytes. The symbol used to represent a kilobyte is kB.

Many people think that 1 kilobyte is equal to 1024 bytes. This is wrong because is contrary to international standards. The only unit used to represent 1024 bytes is a kibibyte.


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FAQs for Kilobit to Kilobyte calculator

What is Kilobit to Kilobyte calculator?

Kilobit to Kilobyte is a free and online calculator that converts Kilobits to Kilobytes.

How do I use Kilobit to Kilobyte?

You just have to insert the amount of Kilobits you want to convert and press the "Convert" button. The amount of Kilobytes will be outputed in the input field below the button.

Which browsers are supported?

All mayor web browsers are supported, including Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Opera.

Which devices does Kilobit to Kilobyte work on?

Kilobit to Kilobyte calculator works in any device that supports any of the browsers mentioned before. It can be a smartphone, desktop computer, notebook, tablet, etc.