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How do I identify an Intel CPU as retail versus OEM?
Oct 15, 2009, 2:53 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.
Oct 15, 2009
identify intel retail versus
Oct 15, 2009, 3:35 PM
If you're buying a brand new CPU, retail CPUs always include a HSF in the sealed box.
Oct 15, 2009, 3:41 PM
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