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A gigabyte (GB) is a unit of digital information equal to 1 billion bytes. It is commonly used to measure the size of files, storage capacities, and data transfer rates. Gigabytes are frequently employed in computing contexts, such as describing the capacity of computer memory, hard drives, or the size of digital files, including documents, images, and videos. The gigabyte is part of the metric system, where each gigabyte consists of 1,000 megabytes or 1,000,000,000 bytes.
A kibibit (Kibit or Kib) is a unit of digital information representing 1,024 bits. It is part of the binary-based system of data measurement and is often used in computing contexts, especially in relation to data storage and memory capacities. The use of kibibits acknowledges the binary nature of digital systems, providing a precise measurement in powers of 2.