# Weight Converter - Convert between Weight Units

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The weight conversion online tool helps you to convert one measuring unit of weight into another measuring unit, like lb to kg, lb to gram, and support many other conversions.

## What are the benefits of using weight conversion?

With time, we are bringing the standards in our lives. Taking the things, form roughly measurements to proper or standard measures. The same goes for weight conversion or calculation.
An example makes this explanation easy. You go to a shop to buy anything, whether it has a solid or liquid form. You buy the product, and the shopkeeper charges you for that product in respect of the measuring standard mentioned on that product. In other words, weight conversion makes the exchange easy between two parties.
For the shipment, the courier company will charge you for the gross weight of a carton.
Irrespective of using the conversion for exchange, you can use that conversion in your daily personal life. Like you are doing an exercise, for weight loss, how much weight you lose in lbs or kg?. You can calculate it from the weight machine, and having the result in lb or kg; you can convert it from lb to kg or vice versa.
Similarly, for cooking, each ingredient should be in proper quantity and cooked correctly as per the required temperature to get the required taste and aroma. Mostly the elements are mentioned in a smaller unit. Cooking for the masses, you need the conversion of a smaller measuring unit into a more significant measuring unit, like grams to kg.

## What is the difference between lb and kg?

lb and KG are both used to define the weight or mass of the object. Generally speaking, lb is an international term used to determine the weight or the mass of the object. lb is derived from the Latin word Libra and is represented by 'lb' or 'lbs. lb is a written abbreviation for pound when it refers to weight.
On the other hand, kg means kilogram.
1 lb is equal to 0.45359237 kg.
1 kg is equal to 2.2046226218 lbs. This means 1 kg is 2.2 times heavier then lb.

### How do you convert lb to kg?

To converts the lb to kg, multiply the lb value with 0.45359237 or divide by 2.2046226218.

### Online conversion tool V/S Manual conversion

The digital world makes things relatively easy for us. And with time, bringing new revolutions and easiness in our lives. We have moved from estimated or near to estimated calculations to accurate or exact calculations.
I already discussed, in the above section, the formula to convert the lb to kg. But, goes towards manual conversion is a time taking, and chances are there that you will get the estimated conversion value, not the exact or accurate amount. To fulfill this, the online weight conversion tool plays a role in the form of correct and instant results.

#### How to use the weight conversion tool?

Doing manual calculation make things quite challenging for you.

• The online weight conversion tool makes your life easy.
• You have to enter the amount and select the unit from which you want to convert in the left column.
• In the second column, you have to choose the measuring unit to which you want to convert.
• The online tool will provide you the exact calculations within no time.

## How to convert lb to kg by using an online weight conversion tool?

The fastest way to convert the lb to kg is by using the online conversion tool.

• Suppose you want to covert 5000 lbs to kilograms.
• Enter the amount 5000 in the left column and select the lbs from the table.
• On the right-hand column, choose the kilograms(kg) from the table, in which unit you want to convert.
• You will get the result in the form of 2267.96185 kilograms.