Budget 31-40k Desktop upgrade. Advice needed


ayanavish

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Hey guys,

Asking this on behalf of a friend. The desktop will be primarily used for 3D modelling and texturing, and a little bit of gaming. Purchase place is Kolkata. Thanks in advance for your suggestions.
  1. What is your budget?
    • 31-40K
  2. What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand and model)
    • Intel Core i3 processor
    • Motherboard - Intel
    • GPU - Dead
    • RAM - 4GB
    • Monitor - Samsung
    • PSU - Coolermaster 650W
    • 1TB HDD
    • Main components were bought in 2011
  3. Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component brand and model)
    • Monitor
    • PSU
  4. Which hardware component are you looking to buy (component name). If you have already decided on a configuration then please mention the (component brand and model) as well, this will help us in fine tuning your requirement.
    • Processor
    • Motherboard
    • RAM
    • GPU
    • SSD (optional)
  5. Is this going to be your final configuration or you would be adding/upgrading a component in near future. If yes then please mention when and which component
    • This is final for at least 1 year
  6. Where will you buy this hardware? (Online/City/TE Dealer)
    • Kolkata
    • Online purchases
  7. Would you consider buying a second hand hardware from the TE market
    • Depends
  8. What is your intended use for this PC/hardware
    • Minor gaming
    • 3D modelling, lighting, texturing
  9. Do you have any brand preference or dislike? Please name them and the reason for your preference/dislike.
    • Intel
  10. If you will be playing games then which type of games will you be playing?
    • Negligible, no AAA titles.
  11. What is your preferred monitor resolution for gaming and normal usage
    1. Desktop - 1920x1080
  12. Are you looking to overclock?
    • No.
  13. Which operating system do you intend to use with this configuration?
    • Windows 10 32/64 bit
 

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Is your friend open to buy used stuff? Asking coz i have Intel i5 6600k + Gigabyte Z170X Gaming 3 combo up for sale in the market section.
 

ayanavish

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Is your friend open to buy used stuff? Asking coz i have Intel i5 6600k + Gigabyte Z170X Gaming 3 combo up for sale in the market section.
Thanks let me check with him

Edit: No, new purchase only
 
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