Alternatively referred to as a nyble or nybble, a nibble is four bits or half of a byte. For example, the decimal value of 10 in an 8-bit byte is 00001010 that same value in a 4-bit nibble is 1010.
What comes before a nibble?
A bit comes before a nibble.
What comes after a nibble?
A byte to come after a nibble.
Nibble vs. other data measurements
Below is a listing of byte values in comparison to other units of measurements.
|Nibble in a Bit (b)||0.25|
|Nibble in a Nibble (N)||1|
|Nibbles in a Byte (B)||2|
|Nibbles in a Kilobit (Kb)||256|
|Nibbles in a Kilobyte (KB)||2,048|
|Nibbles in a Kibibit (Kib)||256|
|Nibbles in a Kibibyte (KiB)||2,048|
|Nibbles in a Megabit (Mb)||250,000|
|Nibbles in a Megabyte (MB)||2,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Mebibit (Mib)||262,144|
|Nibbles in a Mebibyte (MiB)||2,097,152|
|Nibbles in a Gigabit (Gb)||250,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Gigabyte (GB)||2,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Gibibit (Gib)||250,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Gibibyte (GiB)||2,147,483,648|
|Nibbles in a Terabit (Tb)||250,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Terabyte (TB)||2,000,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Tebibit (Tib)||274,877,906,944|
|Nibbles in a Tebibyte (TiB)||2,199,023,255,552|
|Nibbles in a Petabit (Pb)||250,000,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Petabyte (PB)||2,000,000,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Pebibit (Pib)||2,251,799,813,685,248|
|Nibbles in a Pebibyte (PiB)||2,251,799,813,685,248|
|Nibbles in an Exabit (Eb)||250,000,000,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in an Exabyte (EB)||2,000,000,000,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in an Exbibit (Eib)||288,230,376,151,711,744|
|Nibbles in an Exbibyte (EiB)||2,305,843,010,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Zettabyte (ZB)||2,000,000,000,000,000,000,000|
|Nibbles in a Yottabyte (YB)||2,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000|
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