A major upgrade is a comprehensive update of a product that needs a change of the ProductCode Property.
A typical major upgrade removes a previous version of an application and installs a new version.
A major upgrade can reorganize the feature component tree.
What is an OS upgrade?
Upgrading is the process of replacing a product with a newer version of the same product. In computing and consumer electronics an upgrade is generally a replacement of hardware, software or firmware with a newer or better version, in order to bring the system up to date or to improve its characteristics.
What is a hardware upgrade?
A hardware upgrade is any new hardware better than that which it replaced or additional hardware that improves performance. An example of a common hardware upgrade is a RAM upgrade, where the user increases the computer’s total memory.
What is the difference between update and upgrade?
An upgrade is the act of replacing your product with a newer, and often more superior, version or similar product. Therefore, an update modifies your current product while an upgrade totally replaces it. On the other hand, upgrades are distinct and do not need the older software to function.
What is the purpose of upgrading your computer?
Benefits of a hardware upgrade
For example, adding a larger hard drive allows the computer to store more information. Adding more memory increases the computers ability to run more programs efficiently. It may be necessary to upgrade the computer to meet a program or games system requirements.