How many bits are there in a byte?

Answer Seven and a bit

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Why 8 bits are called one byte, why it not be 9 or 7?

Originally a byte was chosen to be a submultiple of the computer's word size, anywhere from six to nine bits (a character encoding was then fitted into this unit). The popularity of IBM's System/36... Read More »

How many bytes make one mega byte?

1 Kilobyte = 1024 Bytes1 Megabyte = 1024 KilobytesSo, 1 Megabyte is comprised of 1024 x 1024 = 1048576 Bytes.

How many Kilo bytes to a single mega byte?

Kilo (k) is a standard decimal prefix, as specified by Système International d'Unités (SI) and represents 1,000. However, sometimes, in computing, a kilo is estimated to be equal to 2 to the powe... Read More »

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