Below is a simple conversion tool that allows you to convert Megabytes (MB) to Mebibytes (MiB).

Simply enter the Megabytes (MB) value into the first field and press the “convert” button to convert to Mebibytes (MiB).

Definition of a Megabyte (MB)

A Megabyte (MB) is a unit of digital information storage capacity. It represents a measure of approximately one million bytes. In terms of binary representation, a Megabyte is equal to 2^20 bytes, which is 1,048,576 bytes.

A Megabyte is used to measure the capacity of various storage devices, such as computer memory (RAM) modules and smaller storage mediums like floppy disks and early-generation USB flash drives. It provides an estimation of how much data these devices can hold.

Additionally, a Megabyte is used to measure the size of digital files and data transfer rates. It helps to determine the file size and transmission speed for various types of data. For instance, when downloading files from the internet, the transfer speed may be measured in Megabytes per second (MB/s).

Similarly, the size of digital files, such as documents, images, and songs, can be expressed in Megabytes. This measurement is especially useful when considering file storage limitations or when estimating download times.

Definition of a Mebibyte (MiB)

A mebibyte, often abbreviated as MiB, is a unit of digital information storage capacity. It is commonly used in computing and digital systems to measure the amount of data. The mebibyte is part of a binary-based system of measurement known as the International System of Units (SI).

To understand the concept of a mebibyte, it’s helpful to first understand the binary system. In binary, each digit can be either a 0 or a 1, and data is stored and processed in powers of 2.

A mebibyte is equal to 1,048,576 bytes. The prefix “mebi” is derived from the words “mega binary,” and it signifies the binary-based measurement. It is important to note that a mebibyte is different from a megabyte (MB) in the decimal-based system, which equals 1,000,000 bytes.

The use of mebibytes is particularly common in computing contexts, such as memory and storage capacities of computer systems. It provides a more precise and accurate representation of data size in binary form, as the binary system aligns more naturally with the internal workings of computers.

For example, if you have a file size of 4 MiB, it means the file occupies 4 times 1,048,576 bytes, or 4,194,304 bytes. This distinction becomes significant when dealing with larger data sizes, as the binary-based measurement allows for more precise calculations and representation of the actual storage or memory space.

Megabytes to Mebibytes (MiB) Conversion Chart

Megabytes (MB)Mebibytes (MiB)
1 MB0.95367431640625 MiB
2 MB1.9073486328125 MiB
3 MB2.8610229492188 MiB
4 MB3.814697265625 MiB
5 MB4.7683715820312 MiB
6 MB5.7220458984375 MiB
7 MB6.6757202148438 MiB
8 MB7.62939453125 MiB
9 MB8.5830688476562 MiB
10 MB9.5367431640625 MiB
11 MB10.490417480469 MiB
12 MB11.444091796875 MiB
13 MB12.397766113281 MiB
14 MB13.351440429688 MiB
15 MB14.305114746094 MiB
16 MB15.2587890625 MiB
17 MB16.212463378906 MiB
18 MB17.166137695312 MiB
19 MB18.119812011719 MiB
20 MB19.073486328125 MiB
21 MB20.027160644531 MiB
22 MB20.980834960938 MiB
23 MB21.934509277344 MiB
24 MB22.88818359375 MiB
25 MB23.841857910156 MiB
26 MB24.795532226562 MiB
27 MB25.749206542969 MiB
28 MB26.702880859375 MiB
29 MB27.656555175781 MiB
30 MB28.610229492188 MiB
31 MB29.563903808594 MiB
32 MB30.517578125 MiB
33 MB31.471252441406 MiB
34 MB32.424926757812 MiB
35 MB33.378601074219 MiB
36 MB34.332275390625 MiB
37 MB35.285949707031 MiB
38 MB36.239624023438 MiB
39 MB37.193298339844 MiB
40 MB38.14697265625 MiB
41 MB39.100646972656 MiB
42 MB40.054321289062 MiB
43 MB41.007995605469 MiB
44 MB41.961669921875 MiB
45 MB42.915344238281 MiB
46 MB43.869018554688 MiB
47 MB44.822692871094 MiB
48 MB45.7763671875 MiB
49 MB46.730041503906 MiB
50 MB47.683715820312 MiB
Megabytes (MB)Mebibytes (MiB)
51 MB48.637390136719 MiB
52 MB49.591064453125 MiB
53 MB50.544738769531 MiB
54 MB51.498413085938 MiB
55 MB52.452087402344 MiB
56 MB53.40576171875 MiB
57 MB54.359436035156 MiB
58 MB55.313110351562 MiB
59 MB56.266784667969 MiB
60 MB57.220458984375 MiB
61 MB58.174133300781 MiB
62 MB59.127807617188 MiB
63 MB60.081481933594 MiB
64 MB61.03515625 MiB
65 MB61.988830566406 MiB
66 MB62.942504882812 MiB
67 MB63.896179199219 MiB
68 MB64.849853515625 MiB
69 MB65.803527832031 MiB
70 MB66.757202148438 MiB
71 MB67.710876464844 MiB
72 MB68.66455078125 MiB
73 MB69.618225097656 MiB
74 MB70.571899414062 MiB
75 MB71.525573730469 MiB
76 MB72.479248046875 MiB
77 MB73.432922363281 MiB
78 MB74.386596679688 MiB
79 MB75.340270996094 MiB
80 MB76.2939453125 MiB
81 MB77.247619628906 MiB
82 MB78.201293945312 MiB
83 MB79.154968261719 MiB
84 MB80.108642578125 MiB
85 MB81.062316894531 MiB
86 MB82.015991210938 MiB
87 MB82.969665527344 MiB
88 MB83.92333984375 MiB
89 MB84.877014160156 MiB
90 MB85.830688476562 MiB
91 MB86.784362792969 MiB
92 MB87.738037109375 MiB
93 MB88.691711425781 MiB
94 MB89.645385742188 MiB
95 MB90.599060058594 MiB
96 MB91.552734375 MiB
97 MB92.506408691406 MiB
98 MB93.460083007812 MiB
99 MB94.413757324219 MiB
100 MB95.367431640625 MiB