## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from ounces to pounds is 0.0625, which means that 1 ounce is equal to 0.0625 pounds:

1 oz = 0.0625 lb

To convert 12.8 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 12.8 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from ounces to pounds. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 oz → 0.0625 lb

12.8 oz → M(lb)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the mass M in pounds:

M(lb) = 12.8 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 0.8 lb

The final result is:

12.8 oz → 0.8 lb

We conclude that 12.8 ounces is equivalent to 0.8 pounds:

12.8 ounces = 0.8 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 1.25 × 12.8 ounces.

Another way is saying that 12.8 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 1.25 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that twelve point eight ounces is approximately zero point eight pounds:

12.8 oz ≅ 0.8 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately one point two five times twelve point eight ounces.

## Conversion table

### ounces to pounds chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from ounces to pounds

ounces (oz) pounds (lb)
13.8 ounces 0.863 pounds
14.8 ounces 0.925 pounds
15.8 ounces 0.988 pounds
16.8 ounces 1.05 pounds
17.8 ounces 1.113 pounds
18.8 ounces 1.175 pounds
19.8 ounces 1.238 pounds
20.8 ounces 1.3 pounds
21.8 ounces 1.363 pounds
22.8 ounces 1.425 pounds