Byte, Data Size
Byte is a unit of information that commonly consists of eight bits. It might sometimes be confused with octet but is not actually standardized.
Byte is used to encode one character which could use other than 8 bits based on hardware dependency. But since growing popularity of 8bit microprocessors in 1980's, it has made obsolete any other meaning than 8 bit.Read moreList of all Byte to other data size units individual converters.