Mbps

Updated: 11/16/2019 by Computer Hope

Mbps may refer to any of the following:

Mbps

1. Mbps or Mb/s is short for megabits per second or millions of bits per second. Mbps is a measurement used to determine the amount of data (megabits) being transmitted per second and is smaller than MBps.

2. MBps is short for megabytes per second or one million bytes per second. MBps is a measurement used to determine the amount of data being transmitted per second and is larger than Mbps.

Tip

When referring to units of bits, use a lowercase b. When referring to units of bytes, use the capital B letter.

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