by
Jeremy Canfield | Updated January 1st, 2017

Bits

- There are 1,000 bits in 1 kilobit (KB).
- There are 1,000,000 bits in 1 megabit. There are 1,000 kilobits in 1 megabit (MB).
- There are 1,000,000,000 bits in a gigabit. There are 1,000,000 kilobits in a gigabit. There are 1,000 megabits in a gigabit (GB).

Bytes

- There are 1,000 bytes in 1 kilobyte (KB).
- There are 1,000,000 bytes or 1,000 kilobytes in 1 megabyte (MB).
- There are 1,000,000,000 bytes or 1,000,000 kilobytes or 1,000 megabytes in a gigabyte (GB).

Bits in a Byte

- There are 8 bits in 1 byte.
- There are 8,000 bits in 1 kilobyte (KB).
- There are 8,000,000 bits or 8,000 kilobits in 1 megabyte (MB).
- There are 8,000,000,000 bits or 8,000,000 kilobits or 8,000 megabits in a gigabyte (GB).