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How many bytes are in 1 bit?

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Bit is the smallest component of data and byte is larger then bit so:

1 byte = 8 bits = 23 bits
1 Kilobyte = 1024 bytes = 210 bits
1 Megabyte = 1024 kilobytes = 220 bits
1 Gegabyte = 1024 megabytes = 230 bits
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