Template followed from TechEnclaveQ: What is your budget? 27K (as of now), I just need a machine that works and has good upgrade options for the next 2 years, at least 1. Q: What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand and model) Keyboard and mouse =| Logitech PS2 Q: Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component brand and model) Keyboard and mouse if it can work with the new build. Q: 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. CPU - Amd A8-3850 (Not really sure.) Motherboard - I have no idea about that. GPU - As am low on bucks, so would get that next month. Q: 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 Dedicated Graphics Card RAM- Maybe. Q: Where will you buy this hardware? Delhi Q: Would you consider buying a second hand hardware from the TE market No Q: What is your intended use for this PC/hardware Gaming (Not hardcore just for recreation). Browsing (This I do a lot.) Desktop Processing (Normal Word Processing.) HTPC (I Love Music, not really into movies) Download rig, 24x7 operation (Once in a while) Watching HD movies (Once in a week). Q: Do you have any brand preference or dislike? Please name them and the reason for your preference/dislike. I just bother reliability and durability. But, I do like CM when it comes to Cabinets :] Q: If you will be playing games then which type of games will you be playing? GTA 4-5 (I will upgrade the GPU so its fine if its ignored at this time.) Racing - Grid, NFS etc Q: What is your preferred monitor resolution for gaming and normal usage Gaming - 1280x728 or 1920x1080 after I buy a dedicated GPU Desktop - 1920x1080 Q: Are you looking to overclock? No Q: Which operating system do you intend to use with this configuration? Windows 7 64 bit Linux- I would be trying different distros be it Mint, Ubuntu or OpenSuse.P.C: I am a normal PC user, I just get 2 hours in a day to spend on computer and I do have a laptop which I use primarily right now. I am not awfully in really in need of the new computer but, if my requirements are a bit too much for the PC am looking for....then I would rather wait for a month.