# Meters to Inches

We do our best to help you understand meters to inchs. This is the closest meters in inches converter you can get. Here you can find the answer to how to convert m to in. Just enter your meter number to get the corresponding number for inch.

So there comes the m to in converter to help people convert any number of meters to in. What is meters to inches? You will learn a lot.

### How to Convert Meters to Inches?

1 m = 39.37007874 in

For example: Convert 2 meters to inches

2 meters to inches = 2 × 39.37007874 = 78.74015748 in

### Meter Definition

The meter is the basic unit of length in the International System of Units, and the symbol is m. One meter is equivalent to 1.09361329834 yards. It can be used to measure length, width and height.

The definition of “meter” originated in France. The length of 1 meter was originally defined as one ten-millionth of the distance from the Earth’s equator to the North Pole on the meridian passing through Paris. With the deepening of people’s understanding of metrology, the definition of the length of the meter has been revised several times. From May 20, 2019, the definition of meter is updated to: when the speed of light c in vacuum is expressed in m/s, a fixed value of 299792458 is selected to define the meter.

### Inch Definition

Inch is the unit used in the United States of America. 12 inches equals one foot, and 36 inches is 1 yard. According to modern standards, one inch is equal to 25.4 millimeters.

In the liquid crystal display, the specifications are generally 17 inches, 19 inches, 23 inches, 27 inches and so on. In mobile phones, the screen sizes are generally 4.0 inches, 4.2 inches, 4.5 inches, 4.7 inches, 4.8 inches, 5.0 inches, 5.2 inches, 5.5 inches, 5.7 inches, 6.44 inches and so on. In tablet computers, the screen sizes are generally 7.9 inches, 9.7 inches, and 12.9 inches. The size of the display is measured in terms of the length of the diagonal, in “inches”.