Budget 0-20k Need a 24/7 rig

  • What is your budget?
    • 20K
  • What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand and model)
    • Nothing pc for friend
  • Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component brand and model)
  • 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.
    • Nothing decided yet
  • 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
    • Yes this will be my final config.
  • Where will you buy this hardware? (Online/City/TE Dealer)
    • Delhi
    • Open to online purchase
  • Would you consider buying a second hand hardware from the TE market
    • No
  • What is your intended use for this PC/hardware
    • Browsing
    • Desktop Processing
    • HTPC
    • Download rig, 24x7 operation
  • Do you have any brand preference or dislike? Please name them and the reason for your preference/dislike.
    • No brand preference
  • If you will be playing games then which type of games will you be playing?
    • No gaming for office purpose only.work as 24/7 server.
  • What is your preferred monitor resolution for gaming and normal usage
    1. Gaming - 1280x720
    2. Desktop - 1440x900
  • Are you looking to overclock?
    • No
  • Which operating system do you intend to use with this configuration?
    • Windows 7 64 bit
    • Windows 8
Just for downloading you can think of a router that supports USB drive & torrents. Asus N31 is one of the many. This will also save you good money in terms of power bills.
Please mention how many users are going to be connected via Asterix/PBX software.

I would suggest to go with PDC + 4GB RAM + 2x HDD in RAID 1 at the very least.