How do I identify an Intel CPU as retail versus OEM? Tags: CPUs OEM Intel Last response: October 15, 2009 3:41 PM in CPUs Share Advice Pro October 15, 2009 2:53:50 PM What numbers and other markings on the box and CPU itself will identify as retail? The CPU that I'm thinking of is Celeron D. More about : identify intel cpu retail versus oem GhislainG a c 113 à CPUs a b å Intel October 15, 2009 3:35:02 PM If you're buying a brand new CPU, retail CPUs always include a HSF in the sealed box. WR2 a c 203 à CPUs a b å Intel October 15, 2009 3:41:44 PM You're worried about getting an OEM CPU in a counterfeit retail box? How To Identify A Fake Intel Retail Processor But the only sure way is to copy the CPU and FAN markings and check with Intel. Intel: How to identify a boxed vs. an OEM Processor Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do I know the difference between an OEM CPU and retail? Forum SolvedAbout Win7 Install Limits how many OEM retail installations motherboard times Forum SolvedHow to tell if an .ISO is Retail, OEM, or VLK? Forum Confusion with P4-M -- Retail Versus OEM?!? Forum Confusion with P4-M -- Retail Versus OEM?!? Forum OEM versus BULK versus RETAIL Forum Is this CPU retail with heat sink fan or just an OEM one? Forum why OEM intel processor has less warranty than Retail processor...? Forum SolvedIntel X-25m G2 OEM vs Retail Forum SolvedPut an OEM cpu on a retail mother board Forum SolvedOEM or Retail CPU Forum Intel OEM CPUs in retail channel? Forum SolvedHow do I identify an AMD CPU? (name scheme) Forum Buying OEM/Retail CPU Forum What is CPU Throttling and How Do I Identify It? Forum [Solved] Put an OEM cpu on a retail mother board Forum How to identify AMD Athlon CPU (already installed) Forum How to identify OEM ATI 9800 Pro please? Forum Intel Core2 Duo (Conroe).....OEM or retail box? Forum Intel - OEM vs. Retail - Warranty Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !