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.


If you cant see the green dot, I'm offline :P
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.