# what is kilobyte in computer

1024 bytes

• ### What is the meaning of kilobyte?

• Definition of kilobyte. : a unit of computer information equal to 1024 bytes also : one thousand bytes.

• ### Is KB a byte or a megabyte?

• Therefore, a KB could really equal either of these values. Tip: When the b is lowercase (Kb), this refers to a kilobit. A byte comes before a kilobyte. A megabyte comes after a kilobyte. Below is a listing of kilobyte values where a kilobyte is considered 1,000 bytes.

• ### How many bytes is a character in a KB?

• 1character, e.g., a, is one byte. Kilobyte (KB) A kilobyteis 1,024 bytes. 2 or 3paragraphs of text. Megabyte (MB) A megabyteis 1,048,576 bytes or 1,024 kilobytes. 873pages of plain text(1,200 characters).

• ### What is the correlation between kilobytes megabytes and gigabytes?

• The correlation of kilobytes, megabytes, and gigabytes is listed below: kilobyte = 1000 (or 1024) bytes megabyte = 1000 (or 1024) kilobytes gigabyte = 1000 (or 1024) megabytes