|Version||Feature||Price excluding Tax|
on 27 July 2010
|Windows 7 Home Basic||Standard Feature||Rs 5,200.00|
|Windows 7 Home Premium||Windows 7 Home Basic Feature + Windows Media Center + HomeGroup||Rs 6,500.00|
|Windows 7 Professional||Windows 7 Home Premium Feature + Windows XP mode + Domain Join + Backup on home or business network||Rs 10,000.00|
|Windows 7 Ultimate ||Windows 7 Professional + BitLocker + Switch between 35 languages||Rs 10,550.00|
HomeGroup is new feature in Windows 7 Home Premium and above to share different media files over network among Windows 7 computers. Even you have more than two Windows 7 computers at home you can still network using Windows workgroup.So, there is not much value addition from Windows 7 Home Basic to Windows 7 Home Premium unless you watch TV on your computer.
For people who need to run Windows XP productivity software on Windows 7 you have no choice but to buy Windows 7 professional at least.
If you wants to use Windows in English and Hindi on same install but just login on and login off,You may consider buying Windows 7 Ultimate.35 languages to switch between supported by Windows 7 ultimate are
* Brazilian Portuguese
* Chinese – Simplified
* Chinese – Traditional – Hong Kong
* Serbian Latin