How many bits are in a byte in a computer?

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There are 8 bits in a byte.

People use a lowercase 'b' to mean "bits" and an uppercase "B" to mean bytes. So if a hard drive has 500GB, that's giga-bytes. But if a network cable lists its speed as 10Mbps, that means 10 mega-bits per second.
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How many bits in byte?

historically, the byte was whatever the computer said it was. There have been computers that use bytes anywhere from 5 to 36 bits long. Today however, almost all computers use

What are the computer measurements for bits bytes etc.?

Bit= a single 0 or 1, Byte= 8 bits (any combination of 8 0's or 1's) Kilobyte (KB)= 1024 bytes Megabytes (MB)= 1024 KB Gigabyte (GB)= 1024 MB Terabyte (TB)= 1024 GB

How many BITs in 2 BYTEs?

Two bytes is 16 bits.

What is a bit and how many are in a byte?

A bit (contraction of binary digit) is the basic unit of information in computing and telecommunications; it is the amount of information stored by a digital device or other p

How many bytes are in 1 bit?

Bit is the smallest component of data and byte is larger then bit so: 1 byte = 8 bits = 2 3 bits 1 Kilobyte = 1024 bytes = 2 10 bits 1 Megabyte = 1024 kilobytes = 2 2

How do you find out how many byte in 64-bit computer?

right click on my computer, click on properties, click on general tab. at the bottom you will see your memory in mega bytes or giga bytes. . or, right click on the start bar,

1kilo byte how many bits?

There are 1,024 bytes in a kilobyte. There are 8 bits in a byte, so there are 8,192 bites in a kilobyte.