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mega bit per second (Mbps)

Megabits per second (Mbit/s) or (Mbps) is a dimension for transmission speed, based on bits per second. It tells how many millions of bits are transmitted per second.

Bit per second and its prefixes

Bit per second and its prefixes

Megabits per second is `10^6` bit/s or `10^3` kbit/s, i.e. 1,000,000 bit/s. The next higher data rates are specified in gigabits per second (Gbit/s) and terabits per second (Tbit/s).

In Germany, the notation Mbit/s is used, whereas in Anglo-Saxon countries the Mbps is used.

Englisch: mega bit per second - Mbps
Updated at: 22.01.2022
#Words: 83
Links: second (s), transmission speed, data, indium (In), notation
Translations: DE

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