Retail vs OEM Windows- Which is better? Difference Explained [Hindi]


Hello Friends, How are you all Today I am going to talk about differences between OEM & RETAIL version of Windows. If you have searched on Amazon or any other websites about Windows. Then you must have noticed there are two types of windows. One Retail windows & one OEM windows. Both version prices have big difference. So let’s know about the differences between Retail & OEM windows. and also about its pros & cons Hello Friends!! I’m Ashu and you are most welcome on my tech channel. Friends! First I’ll talk about OEM version Friends! First I’ll talk about OEM version OEM stands for ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURER OEM also called as SYSTEM BUILDER & OEI OEM also called as SYSTEM BUILDER & OEI OEM is a type of license which mainly comes pre-installed with most laptop and pre-built desktop. with brands like HP, LENOVO, DELL with brands like HP, LENOVO, DELL So these company mostly install OEM windows license in their laptop/desktop and sells you. So these company mostly install OEM windows license in their laptop/desktop and sells you. So these company mostly install OEM windows license in their laptop/desktop and sells you. So these company mostly install OEM windows license in their laptop/desktop and sells you. So you get OEM licensed windows with those laptops. or if you buy pre-built pc from local shop then also you might get OEM licensed windows. or if you are building a pc yourself then you can also buy oem windows and install in it. or if you are building a pc yourself then you can also buy oem windows and install in it. or if you are building a pc yourself then you can also buy oem windows and install in it. but there are some limitations with OEM windows. Pause & Read Pause & Read Pause & Read OEM can only be installed on those computer which don’t have any OS installed. Only fresh install, no upgrade. OEM can only be installed on those computer which don’t have any OS installed. Only fresh install, no upgrade. OEM can only be installed on those computer which don’t have any OS installed. Only fresh install, no upgrade. Pause & Read Pause & Read Pause & Read Pause & Read If you try to upgrade you pc/laptop For example- Upgrading HDD to SSD or upgrade RAM then your OEM license will stay validated. but if you will change the motherboard of your system then your OEM license will be lost with that old motherboard. but if you will change the motherboard of your system then your OEM license will be lost with that old motherboard. and then you can throw that OEM windows DVD because that won’t license any new system. and another limitation with OEM is that Microsoft won’t provide you any free tech support and another limitation with OEM is that Microsoft won’t provide you any free tech support pause & read pause & read pause & read but That’s not the case with OEM licensed windows Whoever sold you the OEM windows be it any brands or any local pc builder. imagine you bought laptop from HP and got OEM windows. Then HP have to provide free tech support to you. or if you bought from local builder then he will help you. Then HP have to provide free tech support to you. or if you bought from local builder then he will help you. or if you bought OEM windows yourself & installed then Help yourself or pay fee to microsoft for support. Then HP have to provide free tech support to you. or if you bought from local builder then he will help you. So, In short whoever installed OEM windows is bound to provide support to customer. According to Microsoft terms & conditions So, These are OEM’s limitations. So price of OEM version is also cheaper than retail. But after Installing OEM windows. That will work just like Retail version. All functionalities same same. But after Installing OEM windows. That will work just like full Retail version. All functionalities same same. you won’t find any difference from retail while using oem and windows will also provide you all updates you won’t find any difference from retail while using oem and windows will also provide you all updates Now Let’s talk about Retail version of Windows. Retail version also called as full version Microsoft directly sells you Retail version via offline/online. but It’s price is higher than OEM version. but there are so many advantages over OEM version. you have to buy Retail version seperately to install. pause & read pause & read pause & read but retail version can install only 1 computer at a time. if you will try to install 1 retail license on two systems then it’s not possible. for that you have to uninstall from old system then you can install on another system. for that you have to uninstall from old system then you can install on another system. for that you have to uninstall from old system then you can install on another system. even if you upgrade motherboard. Retail license will stay validated. and microsoft will also take responsibility and provide you free tech support. means retails windows don’t have any limitations OEM windows have. like fresh install, seperate bit versions etc. you are free to install it on another computer and upgrade anything. Let’s summarise the differences of retail & oem biggest differences is price difference. around $100 difference b/w OEM & Retail. but retail version justify the higher cost by removing limitations of OEM. but retail version justify the higher cost by removing limitations of OEM. OEM tied to 1 system forever but retail isn’t OEM tied to 1 system forever but retail isn’t OEM can be used only for fresh install, retail can be used both fresh install & upgrade. in oem you have to buy 32 bit and 64 bit DVD seperately, in Retail you get both in one package. in oem you have to buy 32 bit and 64 bit DVD seperately, in Retail you get both in one package. In OEM version The system manufacturer will provide free support, but in retail Microsoft will do it for free. In OEM version The system manufacturer will provide free support, but in retail Microsoft will do it for free. In OEM version The system manufacturer will provide free support, but in retail Microsoft will do it for free. so those were the differences. Now let’s talk about when you should buy OEM Windows and When Retail Windows. Shall we? already written in video. do read So when you buy new laptop then buy without windows and install retail version. So when you buy new laptop then buy without windows and install retail version uninstall windows from old pc & install in new laptop. This will save your money in long term. uninstall windows from old pc & install in new laptop. This will save your money in long term. and you won’t have to buy windows again & again. but if you purchase pc/laptop occasionaly or building pc for long term use. but if you purchase pc/laptop occasionaly or building pc for long term use. then you can install oem windows in that. So those were talks about paid windows. You can also have Windows for FREE. So those were talks about paid windows. You can also have Windows for FREE. then download Windows 10 ISO from this website. Link given in description. there you can download windows & use before deciding to pay. This will be Unlicensed version but not Pirated one. Totally safe from Virus/Malware. No functionality will be reduced except Activate Windows Watermark & no personalisation. No functionality will be reduced except Activate Windows Watermark & no personalisation. you can’t change taskbar color, wallpaper etc (by tweaking possible though) so other than that it will work like charm and you will also get critical updates. so other than that it will work like charm and you will also get critical updates. or If you want Licensed version for FREE then register in Windows Insider Program I recommend slow ring. In this program you’ll help Microsoft make Windows better by installing updates early & giving feedback. and in exchange Microsoft will give you license for FREE So, I hope you understood differences between OEM & RETAIL. If you liked this video, Smash like button. If you liked this video, Smash like button. if you have any questions please do comment, I’ll answer. and play with SUBSCRIBE button & Bell icon. I want that clicked 😉 and play with SUBSCRIBE button & Bell icon. I want that clicked 😉 till then sayonara! Love you

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61 thoughts on “Retail vs OEM Windows- Which is better? Difference Explained [Hindi]

  1. Can I freshly install or say use OEM product key on both desktop and further on LAPTOP(as fresh installation not update), pls advice.

  2. Thanks for giving me love on this video.. Highest watched video of my channel.. If you like this video then plz support me by Subscribing this channel.. and plz ignore those comments which claim to give you windows key for free.. That might be spam..  Thanks ?
    Edit: Microsoft No longer provides Free activation for Joining Windows Insider..

  3. I am having windows 7 ultimate oem and i want to install windows 10 oem version and i am not changing the motherboard is it possible to install win10???

  4. How to check my windows 10 key oem ya retail today buy online key 1000rs me key active ho gay par check kese karu oem he ki retail halp

  5. Maine new laptop zedair w 10 liya hai .ab kaise pata lagae isme windows instal hai ya nhi.ya hota ya nahi hota hy new laptop me mujhe nahi maalum hai plz btaye

  6. Windows insider programme k bare main ak details video banaye plz… Kya kya subhidha or kya kya asubhidha hai insider programme main.

  7. Mai ne laptop Ko complete format kar diya or usme OEM windows dalahuaa tha to use Mai fir se activation kaise Karu

  8. Bhai, mujhe windows 10 pro OME /RETAIL version key kharidna hain. Plz koi genuine web site ke link de de…

  9. Sharing my experience that i just get genuine windows 10 key from site Vanskeys . com Windows is works great.

  10. Bhai mere pass dell Vostro 15 3000 3546 Bhai mere laptop fake window hai toh mein kon se window install karwau jo automatic updated ho jaye kon se karu oem /retailer

  11. Main na ssd lagaya lakin fir vi boot bohut late hota hain…. 2 3 ber format kiya lakin koi farak nahi para.. fir sa ssd change kiya warranty period main.. lakin koi farak nahi para… legacy mode main bohut late hota hain. . Lakin uefi mode main a6a chalta hain.. a kiya bios ka problem hain.. legacy mode main bohut late hota hain ???????
    Lenovo g50-30 (80g0)

  12. Uefi ka speed a6a hain
    Kingston suv 300 120 gb
    Intel rapid technology kiya hain ??/mera bios main to intel virtual technology hain jo ki disabled hain
    Ahci enable hain

  13. Last help… online sa antivirus key kaisa purchase karu.. matlab amazon yea flipkart chorka.. main direct key purchase kerna chata hu.. kon sa website sa karu… buyantiviruskey.com legal hain kiya

  14. Jab main torrent install kerta hu to shut down late hota hain win 7 main.. lakin 8.1 or 10 main aisa nahi hota.. aisa kiu ho raha hain 7 main

  15. Sir mere laptop me window 8.1 activet hi or ab Muze isme window 10 pro oem version dalna hi so ye posibale hi kya

  16. Bhai Ji maine dell Inspiron 3565 dos kharid ha waha se seller ne pirated windows 10 install karke diya. Kya mai isme OEM daal sakta hun ???? Actually laptop chalte chalte restart ho jata hai dell support ko online dikhaya to unka kahna hai ki machine ok hai problem os ki wajah se aa rahi hai… Bhai please apna sujhaw dein.Dhanyawad

  17. Maine ek saal pehle lenovo ka laptop liya tha. But maine usse windows ka crack version install karneke baad windows activator se active karna chaha but nhi hua. Yeh msg aa raha tha ki this is OEM version machine and need to install genuine windows with product key. Kya OEM wala machine mein windows ko install karne ke baad crack kiya nhi haa sakta? Please explain

  18. Main genuine win10 home use karna chata hu. Kya main Tally and ms office use kar sakt hu.
    Aur kya dono bhi genuine hona chahiye

  19. Mai dell ka laptopo oem windows ke saath liya Hu ak local shop me gaya tha to shop vala ne oem window delete karke creck verzon install kar diya to oginal oem mujhe phir se mil sakta hai Ki nahi please advise me Mai naya windows khridne ke liye soch raha tha

  20. Excellent video….Thanks for providing information about Creator Edition….You topic selection for videos is always the best…Please make a video on different between Professional / Home & Other Editions too…Apologies if the video is out already

  21. Bhai ji mujhe ek confuse hai please solution me jab hum free windows 8.1 install karte hai to 3 option aata hai kms , std, ome in 3 option ke bare pe ek video bana do std kya and kms kya hai. You tube pe jitni videos hai sab ome ke bare main batate but std, kms in option ke bare main koi bhi nahi kuch ni batate

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