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What does KB/s stand for?

KB/s stands for Kilobytes per Second

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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The full downloading speed that I receive is 100 to 120 kilobytes per second, and as soon as the 2GB threshold is crossed within hours, the downloading speed drops drastically, ranging from only 10 to 25Kb per second for the rest of the month.
Residents, communities, businesses and third sector organisations located in broadband "notspots" - where connectivity is less than 512 kilobytes per second - can currently apply for a grant of up to pounds 1,000 to connect.
Some broadband internet services claim a ten times speed advantage over dial-up internet, which is available through modems which could operate at up to 56 kilobytes per second.