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    upgrade vs update

    Is therec any difference between upgrading and updating electronic devices?

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    Re: upgrade vs update

    I wouldn't use update.

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    Re: upgrade vs update

    I would use "upgrading" to involve a change in hardware. Maybe you added memory to your phone.

    "Update" would be used for software. There were 7 updates the last time I shut down Windows.

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