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A kilobyte (KB) is a unit of digital information that consists of 1,024 bytes. It is commonly used to measure the size of files, storage capacities, and data transfer rates. Kilobytes are integral in computing for representing the amount of digital information contained in documents, images, or other files. This unit is part of the binary-based system, acknowledging the power-of-two nature of data storage and processing in computers. The kilobyte is often used in everyday contexts to describe relatively small amounts of digital data.
A gigabit (Gb) is a unit of digital information equal to 1 billion bits. It is commonly used to express data transfer rates, network speeds, or storage capacities, where higher gigabit values indicate increased transmission or storage capabilities. Gigabits are widely utilized in the field of telecommunications, networking, and digital media to measure the volume of data that can be transmitted or stored over a given period, often associated with high-speed internet connections and advanced data transfer technologies.