BCD to Decimal Converter

Updated: Sep 9, 2018

BCD to Decimal Converter is used to convert a Binary Coded Decimal number into Decimal format

Input: Paste BCD numbers below (1 per line if multiple)



Conversion from BCD to Decimal

A BCD can be converted to Decimal in three steps:-

  1. Break the binary into nibbles
  2. Convert each nibble into decimal digit
  3. Combine the digits to form the decimal number

Example BCD to Decimal Conversion

Let's say your BCD value is 100100010001 and you want to convert it to it's Decimal form.

  1. Step 1: Break the BCD into nibbles: 1001 0001 0001
  2. Step 2: Convert each nibble into decimal digits
    • 1001 becomes 9
    • 0001 becomes 1
    • 0001 becomes 1
  3. Step 3: Combine the decimal digits: 911

Binary Coded Decimal

Binary Coded Decimal or BCD is a set of binary encodings for decimal numbers used in early digital computers. In BCD, a binary sequence is used to represent each digit of the source decimal number

Decimal

Decimal is the numeric system most used by us humans. It comprises of 10 digits from 0 to 9.

 
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