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An electronic unit of measure equal to 1,024 kilobytes (or 1,024 k). Megabytes are abbreviated as mb. to top

A unit of measure that consists of 1,014 bytes.

106 bytes, but an accurate definition is 216 bytes or 1,024 kilobytes or 1,048,576 bytes.

A measure of the quality of data, equal to 1024 kilobytes or 1,048,576 bytes. A MB is a lot when you are talking about files containing simple text messages, not much when you are talking about files containing color photographs.

Contraction of "mega," meaning million, and "byte," from the Latin bitus, which means the feeling it places on your checkbook. Typically used by salespeople to indicate the amount of disk or main memory storage they intend to sell you.

1,048,576 bytes, equal to 1024 Kbytes.

Measure of computer processor storage and real and virtual memory.

One megabyte = 1,000,000 bytes

1 MB = 1,024 kilobytes.

About a million bytes. Precisely 1,048,576.

A measurement of electronic data or computer memory. One megabyte is usually thought of as 1,000 kilobytes (although technically it is 1,024 kilobytes).

Literally 1,000,000 bytes; usually 1024 x 1024 bytes.

A unit of measure equal to 1,000 kilobytes.

A thousand Kilobytes or 1,024,000 bytes. Modem Modulator-Demodulator. A device that converts digital (binary) signals from a computer into analog signals transmissible over a phone line. On the other end, another modem converts the analog signal back into digital bits.

Computer storage amount. A megabyte is made up of roughly 1,000 kilobytes

1048576 bytes / 1024Kilobytes

MegaByte. A unit of data storage size which represents 10^6 (one million) characters of information.

1,000 kilobytes of data - 8 million bits.

Data storage size unit = 1024 x 1024 Bytes.

A measure of the quantity of data. A megabyte is a lot when you are talking about files containing simple text messages, but it's not much when you are talking about files containing color photographs.

symbol (MB) - one megabyte is 1,048,576 characters and is equal to one novel.

A megabyte is a measurement of disk space on a computer/server.

A unit of measure used in calculating space on a server. It is abbreviated MB.

a large unit of measurement of storage capacity

a unit of measure referring to space on a computer hard drive

1,000,000 bytes or 1,000 kilobytes. Abbreviated as MB.

A measurement of storage space. It roughly translates to a million characters of text, or 180,000 words, enough for a good- sized novel.

A unit of storage in a computer denoting 1024 KB. It is usually denoted as 1 Mbyte or 1 MB.

Used to measure quantities of information stored in a computer. Roughly equivalent to a million letters or digits.

A measure of the size of storage media or individual files. 1 Megabyte (Mb) = 1 000 Kilobytes (Kb) = 1 000 000 (bytes)

A unit of measurement for the memory available on a Palm device.

One million bytes (strictly 1048576 bytes) or 1024 K. See also bit, Byte, and Gigabyte.

A measurement of computer memory capacity, it is one million bytes of data. It is often incorrectly shortened to “meg” or “megs.

A unit of measure for storage capacity; the storage capacity of either a computer or a particular storage medium such as disk, diskette or magnetic tape. One megabyte equals 1,048,576 bytes.

A million bytes. Actually, technically, 1024 kilobytes.

1,048,576 bytes; a common measure of computer memory or storage.

1MB = 1024 KiloBytes = 1048576 bytes

Typically a million bytes, however it is actually 1024 kilobytes.

Megabytes is typically how the hard drive memory of computers are measured. Since hard drives are becoming so large in size, gigabyte's (GB) are used to measure them.

A million bytes, technically, 1024 kilobytes.[Go Back

A unit of measurement in computer storage equal to 1000 kilobytes. A "meg" is a very common unit of measurement and the term is spoken in terms of whole and fractional units: "That scan for the cover was five and a half megs."

One million bytes of data. Sometimes called a "meg."

A megabyte is 2 to the 20th power, or 1,048,576 bytes. It can be estimated ...

An amount of memory - 1024 kilobytes to be precise.

1024 Kilobytes, or 1,048,576 bytes (characters) of information.

A unit of information equal to 1,000 kilobytes (KB) or 1,048,576 bytes.

A million byte s. A thousand kilobyte See also: Byte, Bit, Kilobyte

(MB or "megs") Measurement unit for computer data or space. One Megabyte equals 1,024 Kilobytes.

A unit of measure for permanent (hard disk) and temporary (RAM) electronic storage. One megabyte consists of roughly one thousand kilobytes.

One million bytes (characters). Measurement of data storage capacity. Abbreviated M. or sometimes Mb.

A megabyte corresponds to one million bytes = 1024 kilobytes.

A unit of measure for data storage. One megabyte is equivalent to 1,024 kilobytes or 1,048,576 bytes or 8,388,608 bits.

A measurement of data storage equivalent to 1024 kilobytes (KB).

Unit of measure typically referring to the capacity of a piece of media e.g. a Hard Disk or the size of a file on a piece of media. 1 megabyte (MB) is equivalent to 1024 kilobytes (KB).

A unit of measurement for data storage equal to 1024 kilobytes. Galaxy Web Design and Hosting's standard website is 50 MB's.

One million 'bytes', the measurement of computer data storage.

Defined as 1,048,576 bytes. Abbreviated as MB.

A chunk of data equal to 1024 kilobytes. See also Bit, Byte, Kilobyte, Gigabyte, Terabyte

1,048,576 (220) bytes. See p. 12 for more information.

See Bytes

one million bytes. Also MB, Mbyte and M-byte.

A unit of memory equal to 1,048,576 bytes (1024 x 1024). It is often rounded to one million.

A megabyte (MB) is a unit which measures file sizes. 1024 kilobytes (KB) makes up one megabyte (MB), while 1024 MB make up one gigabyte (GB).

A unit of information consisting of one million bytes.

1. n. For processor storage, real and virtual storage, and channel volume, 220 or 1 048 576 bytes. 2. n. For disk storage capacity and communications volume, 1 000 000 bytes.

Roughly one million bytes.

Large amounts of memory are indicated in terms of kilobytes (1,024 bytes), megabytes (1,048,576 bytes), and gigabytes (1,073,741,824 bytes). A disk that can hold 1.44 megabytes, for example, is capable of storing approximately 1.4 million characters, or about 3,000 pages of information. Byte is an abbreviation for binary term, a unit of storage capable of holding a single character. On almost all modern computers, a byte is equal to 8 bits.

A megabyte (MB) contains 1,048,576 bytes (1,024 x 1,024 bytes). A typical web page might be about 0.04 MB in size. A complex database could easily expand to 100 MB or more.

A megabyte (MB) is approximately a million (mega) bytes. To be precise, a megabyte is exactly 1,048,576 bytes (2 to the power of 20). Many commercial computer programs contain between 1-5 MB of data, plus extra files, often reaching 20-30 MB.

1,024 K bytes = 1 MB of storage space.

A unit of measure equal to one million bytes. It is used to measure how much data can be stored on a PC hard drive or in a PC’s memory.

A unit of computer measurment. It equals amillion bytes, or one thousand kilobytes. See Also: Byte , Bit , Kilobyte

1,024 kilobytes or 1,048,576 bytes of digital data.

measures how much information is in a file. One megabyte equals 1024 Kilobytes.

Approximately one million bytes: 1 byte x 1,024 2 (that is, 1,048,576 bytes).

A measurement of computer memory; 1 MB or Meg is equal to 1024 Kilobytes (Kb or K).

Roughly a million bytes.

One million bytes. A term used to describe RAM or hard disk storage space. Abbreviation-MB, Meg

A measure of data storage and/or data transfer on your Web site. 1 Megabyte = 1,000 Kilobytes = 1,000,000 Bytes 1,000 Megabytes = 1 Gigabyte For data storage and data transfer: 10MB is roughly 330 Web pages stored or transferred (viewed) 20MB is roughly 660 Web pages stored or transferred (viewed) 30MB is roughly 990 Web pages stored or transferred (viewed)

A million bytes or 1000 kilobytes.

Equals 1,048,576 bytes, or 1024 kilobytes. The text of a six hundred page paperback book would require about one megabyte of ASCII storage. (ASCII is the basis of character sets used in almost all present-day computers.) Abbreviated MB.

A million bytes of data, often written as Mbyte

1,048,576 (2 to the 20th power) Bytes.

A unit of measurement equal to 1,000 kilobytes, or 1,000,000 bytes. (See also kilobyte.)

Approximately one million bytes of data

One megabyte of data is equal to one million bytes.

1024 kilobytes; that is, 1,048,576 bytes.

1MB = 1024 KiloBytes = 1,048,576 bytes

1,048,576 (2 20) bytes.

1,048,576 bytes. Megabyte is frequently abbreviated as MB. ZeroLevity's Premium and Ultimate Accounts give you 50MB of Disk Space to store your data.

A measure of computer memory equal to 1,048,576 bytes, each of which in turn is equal to eight bits, which is the smallest unit of data in the digital system and is symbolized by the number 1 or the number 0. See also Bit.

2^20 or 1,048,057 bytes. Commonly used to express computer disk or tape capacity.

A megabyte (MB) is a unit of data used to describe the size of digital images and the capacity of a digital memory card. Memory cards are available in sizes ranging from 8MB to 2 Gigabytes (a Gigabyte is the equivalent of 1,024MB).

A unit of measure for memory or disk storage capacity; two to the 20th power (1,048,576) bytes.

a unit of storage equal to 1,024 kilobytes.

1024 kilobytes or 1048576 bytes (2 ** 20 bytes)

A million bytes or, more accurately, 1024 kilobytes.

Approximately one million bytes, or approximately one thousand kilobytes.

2 to the power of 20 bytes (1048576). Note that in some contexts, such as specifications written by hard disk manufacturers, a megabyte counts only one million bytes (1000000). However, lawsuits are pending over this misuse of the term. See also megabit (Mb).

Digital data equal to 1,048,576 bytes.

A unit of information consisting of 1024 kilobytes.

One million bytes of data. A megabyte is equivalent to about one million words.

Megabyte is also commonly abbreviated to MB and is used to measure data storage. One megabyte is equivalent to 1,048,576 bytes.

A million bytes (more accurately, a 1024 kilobytes.

Expression used to describe storage capacity or amount of data. One megabyte is about one million of bytes/characters (1024 2 ).

1024 kilobytes (KB). 1024 is 2^20 bytes, which is 1,048,576 bytes. A megabyte usually refers to 1,000,000 bytes when used to describe disk storage capacity and transmission rates.

One million individual pieces of computer storage space make up a megabyte (MB). There are a thousand kilobytes (KB) in a megabyte. See also kilobyte.

A million bytes. More exactly 1024 kilobytes

2 bytes raised to the 20th power (i.e., 1,048,576 bytes).

A measurement unit; 1,048,576 bytes denoted by the letters "M" or "MB".

A million bytes. The cheapest MP3 players on the market today hold around 250 megabytes' worth of songs. Usually abbreviated to MB or Mbyte.

A measurement of data storage equal to 1024 kilobytes (KB).

Standard data measurement unit. One megabyte contains 1,048,576 bytes.

About one million bytes (1,048,576 bytes) of computerized data. A byte is a set of 8 bits. Bits are the smallest data units.

About a million bytes of space. Actually it's 2 raised to the 20th power or 1,048,576 bytes of space.

1,048,576 or 220 bytes. See: Byte.

One Mb = 1,048,576 bytes.

One million bytes, or 1,000 kilobytes.

Also Known As: Mb Definition: Data value equivalent to one million (1,000,000) bytes.

A megabyte is approximately one million bytes.

A unit of measure for memory or hard disk storage capacity. 1024 megabytes = 1 gigabyte.

Approximately one million bytes, 1,024 kilobytes.

1,048,576 bytes (1,024 times 1,024). Used to describe the total capacity of a hard or floppy disk or the total amount of RAM. Sometimes abbreviated as MB, Mb, M, or meg for megabyte; and Mb, M-bit, or Mbit for megabit. When in doubt, it' s probably megabyte, not megabit, with these exceptions: the capacity of a single memory chip (a 1 megabit chip; you need eight chips plus an optional ninth parity checking chip to got 1 megabyte of memory), the throughput of a network (4 megabits per second), and the transfer speed of a hard disk (5 megabits per second). (7/96)

A measurement of data equal to 1,024 kilobytes.

Also abbreviated as meg, MB is short for megabyte. A MB is a common measurement used with computer storage media. A Megabyte is equal to 1,048,576 bytes; however, the IEC defines that one MB is equal to 1,000,000 bytes, or 106. Therefore, a MB could really equal either of these values. 1000 megabytes equals one gigabyte.

Equals one million bytes.

MB A Megabyte is 1024 kilobytes (KB), or 1000 kilobytes. Formerly the standard unit of measurement for hard disks, before the Gigabyte size disks were available. One Megabyte of information is roughly equal to a small novel. The bible is would take up about 4mb of space.

Approximately one million bytes, or exactly 1 byte x 1,0242 (1,048,576) bytes.

one million bytes, or one thousand kilobytes, or more properly, 2 to 13th, or 1,048,626 bytes. Hard disks are often measured in M.

1 million bytes.

A unit of measure of stored data corresponding to 1,024 kilobytes or 1,048,576 bytes.

A unit of data storage measure, consisting of one-thousand twenty-four kilobytes.

Over one million bytes; 1024 kilobytes. See byte, and kilobyte.

One million bytes of information.

A combination of the Greek "mega," meaning "large," and the English "bite," meaning "a small amount of food." In the metric system, a megabyte is 1,000,000 bytes, or 10 to the 5th power. In binary terms, a megabyte is 2 to the 20th power.

the amount of computer memory needed to store 1,048,576 characters, which is approximately equal to one novel. Megabytes are used to describe the amount of memory on a hard disk or in random access memory.

A megabyte is one million bytes. On a computer, one byte is equivalent to one character such as the letter T. If an average word is 5 characters, then you would be able to store 200000 words in one megabyte of space.

A unit of measure of stored data equalling 1024 kilobytes, or 1,048,576 bytes.

A megabyte is a unit of information or computer storage equal to one million bytes or one thousand kilobytes

equivalent of 1,048,576 bytes.

a quantity of computer data or memory capacity equal to 1,024 kilobytes, or 1,048,576 (1,024x1,024) bytes. Abbreviated "MB."

(MB) - 1,048,576 bytes of information = 1024 KB.

Let's do the math: a megabyte, commonly abbreviated as MB or "meg," equals a million bytes. You'll see megabytes used to measure a computer's storage capabilities, including memory.

Approximately a million bytes (1024 kilobytes).

A unit of measure equal to 1000 kilobytes or 1,048,576 bytes.

About a million bytes of data. Each byte is eight "bits", or enough to store one letter of the alphabet.

one million bytes; generally, one byte makes up a character such as a letter, a number or a punctuation mark

1,000 X 210 bytes of information, which basically means over one million keystrokes of computer storage (about 10 novels).

1,000 Kilobytes. 1,024 to be precise. Computers use Base 16.

A megabyte (MB) is a standard measure of data size. A megabyte is equal to 1024 kilobytes (KB).

1,000,000 bytes or 2 to the 20th power (1,048,576) bytes

A million bytes. Technically, 1024 kilobytes. (or 1,048,576 bytes)

One million bytes (actually 1,048,576); one thousand kilobytes.

One million bytes, a measure of the storage capacity of a digital camera. The form of storage may be internal, or in the form of a flash memory card. A higher amount of memory allows you to take more photos on those long holiday trips when you cannot regularly transfer images onto your computer.

A measure of electronic holding space. One megabyte equals 1,048,576 bytes.

1024 Kilobytes, sometimes 1000 Kilobytes. See also kilobyte, byte, bit.

1,048,576 bytes or 1,024 kilobytes; enough storage to approximately equal a 600 page paperback book; generally abbreviated Mb

A measure of computer storage equal to 1024 kilobytes.

A standard unit of measurement used to express the amount of space that data takes up. A megabyte is 1024 Kilobytes.

1024 kilobytes. See Also: Byte , Bit , Kilobyte

One million bites.

1,048,576 bytes. Memory size is often measured in megabytes.

A Megabyte is a unit of computer memory or data storage capacity equal to 1,024 bytes. One Megabyte (MB) is equal to about one Thousand bytes.

A megabyte (MB) is a unit of measurement for data storage. 1 megabyte is equivalent to 1,024 kilobytes, 1,048,576 bytes, or 8,388,608 bits.

The prefix "mega" means "one million" (a megasecond is a million seconds), so a megabyte is approximately a million bytes. As such, it is a unit of memory. Because of the way computers are built, a megabyte is actually 220, or 1,048,576 bytes. It is written Mb and often called a "Meg" in spoken language.

A standard unit used to measure the storage capacity of a disk and the amount of computer memory. A megabyte is 1,048,576 bytes. This is roughly equivalent to 500 pages of double-spaced text.

A unit of information equal to one million (1,048,576) bytes.

An amount of computer memory equal to 1,024 kilobytes.

A unit of measurement equal to 1,024 kilobytes, or 1,048,576 bytes.

one million bytes, a measure of computer memory; 1024 kilobytes.

The basic unit of measurement of mass data storage, equal to 1,024 Kbytes.

A unit of storage abbreviated as M or MB, equal to 1,024 x 1,024 = 1,048,576 bytes

Though by its name, it should contain 1,000,000 bytes, it actually contains 1,048,576 bytes (1,024 x 1,024).

(Mb) a unit of memory capacity. A single megabyte is 1,000 kilobytes, which is equivalent to a 400-page novel.

Approximately one million bytes (1,048,576). WWWebfx Home Page

A megabyte is a unit of computer memory or data storage capacity equal to 1,048,576 bytes of information. A single keystroke is equal to a single byte of information.

Abbreviated MB, a megabyte is equal to 1024 Kilobytes, or 1,048,576 bytes. A computer systems memory is measured in megabytes.

A data measurement equal to 1024 kilobytes (KB).

1,024 kilobytes. A unit of data storage size which represents one million characters of information.

A million bytes. A thousand kilobyte

(Meg) A million bytes of data is a megabyte, or simply a meg.

2**20 (hex 100,000) bytes of data, i.e. 1,048,576 bytes.

1,000,000 bytes. Often referred to as MB or Meg. A measure of storage capacity.

The unit of measurement for a thousand Kilobytes; a million bytes.

Unit for measuring computer memory or file size, 1,000 Kilobytes, 1,000,000 Bytes.

a million bytes - one byte is the equivalent of one character of storage on a computer. ( more details: NetLingo TM)

A measurement of computer storage that equals 1,048,576 bytes. Bytes are typically represented in computer terminology by an upper case "B." Colloquially referred to as a "meg."

(MB) Approximately one million bytes.

A megabyte is approximately1048 bytes. Also called megs.

1024 kilobytes (about one million bytes hence megabyte). Usually abbreviated Mb or MB as in 30 Mb.

A million bytes. A thousand kilobytes.

A unit of data equal to 1,024 kilobytes.

One million bytes, or more precisely, 1,024 kilobytes (totalling 1,048,576 bytes).

One million bytes in the binary numeration system, or exactly 1,048,576 bytes.

A megabyte is approximately one thousand kilobytes (1,000,000 bytes). Most standard 3.5" disks hold 1 megabyte of data and most web hosting agreements measure web space in megabytes. A megabyte can hold a website composed of approximately 200 web pages and regular size images. A 350-500 page novel, in Word format, would take up about a megabyte of space.

A unit of measure commonly used to specify file sizes, the capacity of data storage devices, data transfer rates, etc. In the measurement of file sizes and the capacity of data storage devices, normally: 1 megabyte= 1,024 kilobytes= 1,048,576 bytes In the measurement of data transfer rates, normally: 1 megabyte= 1,000 kilobytes= 1,000,000 bytes Megabyte is often abbreviated to MB. Compare: kilobyte (KB) | gigabyte (GB) See also: data transfer

A byte is the smallest unit of data measurement in computers. The following conversions give you an idea of how big a megabyte is: 1000 Bytes (B) = 1 Kilobyte (KB) 1000 Kilobytes (KB) = 1 Megabyte (MB) 1000 Megabytes (MB) = 1 Gigabyte (GB)

1 Megabyte = 1 MB = 220 = 106 = 1024x1024 bytes= 1.0048.576 bytes. "When indicating the capacity of a disc or a hard disk, it is common to say that." 1 MB = 1.000.000 bytes.

A measure of storage space. 1 Mb roughly translates to a million characters of text, or 180,000 words.

1024 kilobytes. Commonly rounded down to one million bytes.

An amount of computer memory consisting of about one million bytes: The actual value is 1,048,576 bytes.

About a thousand kilobytes (actually, 1,048,576 bytes)

A million bytes. Actually, technically, 1,024 kilobytes.

When you combine 1024 kilobytes, you have a megabyte (MB) or "meg."

When speaking of computer memory, 1,048,576 bytes, or 1024 kilobytes. When speaking of computer hard disk storage, 1,000,000 bytes, or 1000 kilobytes.

Amount of memory equal to 1,048,576 bytes of information. (Abbreviated MB.)

(MB) 1024 kilobytes.

Technically speaking, a million bytes. In many cases the term means 1024 kilobytes, which is a more than an even million.

A million bytes. The purists will tell you that it is actually the binary equivalent, which is 1024 x 1024

1024 Kilobytes, written MB used to refer to size of files

220 bytes or 1,048,576 bytes.

A measurement of electronic file size equalling 1,048,576 bytes (1024*1024).

1024 kilobytes historically. Different scientific and technical areas are using the words for quantity differently. For data storage devices and telecommunications a megabyte is 1 000 000 bytes. For data transmission in LANs a megabyte is 1 048 576 bytes as described above. But for data storage on a floppy disk a megabyte is 1 024 000 bytes! A new set of words has been created to make it clear what size is really being used. See http://physics.nist.gov/cuu/Units/binary.html for a further explanation.

A measure of the quantity of data. (A million bytes or technically, 1024 kilobytes.) A megabyte is a lot when referring to files containing only simple text messages. A megabyte may not he much when referring to files containing complex color photographs.

A measure of data storage and/or data transfer on your Web site. 1 Gigabyte = 1,000 Megabytes = 1,000,000 Kilobytes = 1,000,000,000 Bytes For data storage and data transfer: 1GB is roughly 33,000 Web pages stored or transferred (viewed); 2GB is roughly 66,000 Web pages stored or transferred (viewed); 3GB is roughly 99,000 Web pages stored or transferred (viewed)

A million bytes. See "byte".

A megabyte is probably the most commonly used unit of measurement for memory. One MB, often referred to verbally as one "meg," equals one thousand kilobytes (KB). One thousand MB, in turn, equals one gigabyte (GB). Most computers now come with 16 MB or more of RAM and hard drives with more than 1600 MB of capacity.

megabyte is abbreviated MB. It usually represents 1,048,576 bytes. Megabytes are the normal way of describing the size of computer memory or hard-disk capacity. ... more

A million bytes. (Technically, actually 1024 kilobytes).

(MB) A million bytes.

Linguistically speaking, a million bytes. In practice, a megabyte often contains 1,024 kilobytes.

A unit for measuring computer memory capacity. One megabyte is equal to 1,024 kilobytes.

1024 kilobytes make 1 Megabyte.

1,000,000 (10 6 ) bytes

One million Bytes. 1000 KiloBytes.

A unit of data comprised of 1024 Kb, i.e. 1048576 bytes.

A unit of measure for computer memory or storage equivalent to approximately one million (1,048,576) bytes.

One million bytes. (A byte is eight bits long and represents one character).

(MB) a unit of measurement for physical data. In the metric system, a megabyte is 1,000,000 bytes; in computer binary terms, it is 1,024 kilobytes.

Loosely, one million bytes. When referring to semiconductor memory capacity, two to the twentieth power; 1 048 576 in decimal notation. When referring to media device storage, a megabyte is ten to the sixth power (1 000 000).

One million bytes of data on a hard drive or memory. (Actually, 1024 kilobytes.

1,024 kilobytes -- one space between number and abbreviation (10 MB) -- hyphenate when used as an adjective (10-MB file)

Approximately one million bytes of storage space.

Approximately one million bytes. 4.16

16,777,216 bytes. See Mega

1,048,576 BYTEs (see also). The common unit of measuring computer memory and smaller MASS STORAGE (see also) media.

A Megabyte is a unit of measure for Data Storage. 1 Megabyte is equivalent to 1024 Kilobytes or 1,048,576 Bytes or 8,388,608 Bits.

1024 kilobytes (1,048,576 bytes) of information or storage space.

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A MegaByte contains 1024 KBytes.

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1,024 KB of digital data.