is it 4kb or 4.1kb - dd command?

lakshmi pathi lakshmipathi.g at
Thu Nov 26 10:06:53 UTC 2009

When I ran dd command ,
#dd if=/dev/zero of=dd.txt bs=4096 count=1
1+0 records in
1+0 records out
4096 bytes (4.1 kB) copied, 0.000445 seconds, 9.2 MB/s

why it's shown as 4.1kB where as 4096 bytes is equal to 4KB?

Thanks for your replies in advance.


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