Convert bit (b) to megabit (Mb)
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Definition and details for bit (b):
Bit is the basic unit of information in computing and telecommunications. The word "bit" is an acronym for binary digit. Each bit records one of two possible answers to a single question: "0" or "1," "yes" or "no," "on" or "off." The symbol for bit, as a unit of information, is either "bit" (recommended by the ISO/IEC standard 80000-13 (2008)) or lowercase "b" (recommended by the IEEE 1541 Standard (2002)).
Definition and details for megabit (Mb):
Megabit (Mbit) is a unit of information in computing and telecommunications equal to 106 bits, defined by International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) in December 1998. Megabit is confused with Mebibit which is defined as 1024 Kibibits. The difference between them is that Megabit is a power of 10 number and mebibit power of 2.