Convert gigabyte (GB) to kilobit (kb)
Selected category: bits and bytes.
Definition and details for gigabyte (GB):
Gigabyte (GB) is a unit of information equal to 10003 bytes, defined by International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) in December 1998. However, when referred to main memory or RAM capacity GB is equal to 10243 bytes, but this should now be called a gibibyte.
Definition and details for kilobit (kb):
Kilobit (kbit) is a unit of information in computing and telecommunications equal to 1000 bits, defined by International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) in December 1998. Kilobit is confused with Kibibit which is defined as 1024 bits. The difference between them is that kilobit is a power of 10 number and kibibit power of 2.