What is 1gb of data equal to?
1024MB1GB (or 1024MB) of data lets you send or receive about 1,000 emails and browse the Internet for about 20 hours every month. But how do you know what is enough gigabytes, too much or too little when it comes to choosing your smartphone data package? We've broken it. 1GB is made up of 1024 megabytes (MB), each of which is in turn made up of 1024 kilobytes (KB). A 1GB data plan will allow you to browse the internet for around 12 hours, to stream 200 songs or to watch 2 hours of standard-definition video. 1GB (or 1000MB) is about the minimum data allowance you're likely to want, as with that you could browse the web, use social networks and.