Kilobytes (kB) to Kibibits (Kib) calculator

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


Formula used to convert kB to Kib:

F(x) = x * 7.8125

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

15 kB = 15*7.8125 = 117.1875 Kib


  1. Multiply the amount of kilobytes by 7.8125.
  2. The result will be expressed in kibibits.

Kilobyte to Kibibit Conversion Table

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

Kilobytes (kB) Kibibits (Kib)
0.001 kB 0.0078125 Kib
0.01 kB 0.078125 Kib
0.1 kB 0.78125 Kib
1 kB 7.8125 Kib
2 kB 15.625 Kib
3 kB 23.4375 Kib
4 kB 31.25 Kib
5 kB 39.0625 Kib
6 kB 46.875 Kib
7 kB 54.6875 Kib
8 kB 62.5 Kib
9 kB 70.3125 Kib
10 kB 78.125 Kib
20 kB 156.25 Kib
30 kB 234.375 Kib
40 kB 312.5 Kib
50 kB 390.625 Kib
60 kB 468.75 Kib
70 kB 546.875 Kib
80 kB 625 Kib
90 kB 703.125 Kib
100 kB 781.25 Kib

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.

About Kibibits (Kib)

A kibibit is a unit of measurement for digital information and computer storage. The binary prefix kibi (which is expressed with the letters Ki) is defined in the International System of Quantities (ISQ) as a multiplier of 2^10. Therefore, 1 kibibit is equal to 1,024 bits. The symbol commonly used to represent a kibibit is Kib (sometimes as Kibit).

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FAQs for Kilobyte to Kibibit calculator

What is Kilobyte to Kibibit calculator?

Kilobyte to Kibibit is a free and online calculator that converts Kilobytes to Kibibits.

How do I use Kilobyte to Kibibit?

You just have to insert the amount of Kilobytes you want to convert and press the "Convert" button. The amount of Kibibits 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 Kilobyte to Kibibit work on?

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