Updated: 10/11/2017 by Computer Hope

nibbleAlternatively 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 (N) Value
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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Binary, Bit, Byte, Measurements