Megabyte

Definition(s)

  • One megabyte of data is equal to one million bytes.  1
  • The equivalent of 1,000,000 bytes or 700 double-spaced pages of typed material, each page holding approximately 1,500 characters (bytes).  2
  • A million bytes of data is a megabyte, or simply a meg.  3
  • 1,000 kilobytes (KB) or 1,048,576 bytes.

Notes

  1. Vinson & Elkins LLP Practice Support, EDD Glossary.
  2. Legal Electronic Document Institute, Basic Principles of Automated Litigation Support (2005).
  3. Kroll Ontrack, Glossary of Termshttp://www.krollontrack.com/glossaryterms