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Please help in upgrading my current configuration

jetboy

Journeyman
1. What is the purpose of the computer? What all applications and games are you going to run? (Stupid answers like 'gaming' or 'office work' will not work. Be exact. Which games? Which applications? Avoid the word 'et cetera.')
Ans: mostly Gaming, movie watching, work normal work here and there.

2. What is your overall budget? If you can extend a bit for a more balanced configuration, then mention this too.
Ans: 20k - 25k

3. Planning to overclock?
Ans: No

4. Which Operating System are you planning to use?
Ans: Windows 7

5. How much hard drive space is needed?
Ans: Already have 500gb. I am fine with it.

6. Do you want to buy a monitor? If yes, please mention which screen size and resolution do you want. If you already have a monitor and want to reuse it, again mention the size and resolution of monitor you have.
Ans: I already have a monitor. I'll reuse it. 22" Samsung LCD

7. Which components you DON'T want to buy or which components you already have and plan on reusing?
Ans: I'm planning to upgrade only processor. motherboard and ram

Processor : Intel E8400 core2duo (Want to upgrade)
Motherboard : Intel G45ID (Want to upgrade)
RAM : 2gb ram hynix ram (Want to upgrade)
PSU : Corsair Power 650TX (Will reuse it)
Graphics Card : MSI N560GTX-TI Twin Frozer II/OC (Will reuse it)
Monitor : 22" Samsung LCD (Will reuse it)

8. When are you planning to buy the system?
Ans: in 1-2 weeks

9. Have you ever built a desktop before or will this be done by an assembler?
Ans: Will be done by assembler

10. Where do you live? Are you buying locally? Are you open to buying stuff from online shops if you don't get locally?
Ans: Pune. Wakad area

11. Anything else which you would like to say?
Ans: Please help me choosing the best possible cpu+motherboard+ram configuration which would go well with the current PSU and graphics card I own.

Thanks in advance!
 

Pferdestarke

Broken In
Suggesting configuration only for proccy, mobo and memory

Budget-25,200

ProcessorIntel Core i5 650014,500
MotherboardGIGABYTE GA-B150M-D3H7,200
MemoryCorsair Vengeance 8GB DDR4 2133 MHz3500
Total25,200
 
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jetboy

Journeyman
Hello Guys,

I was short on money due to other priorities and had to postpone my upgrade. Have taken aside 25k to make sure I can go through the upgrade this time. As mentioned above, I already have a MSI N560GTX-TI Twin Frozer II/OC. Need to upgrade CPU, MOTHERBOARD and RAM.

1. What is the purpose of the computer? What all applications and games are you going to run? (Stupid answers like 'gaming' or 'office work' will not work. Be exact. Which games? Which applications? Avoid the word 'et cetera.')
Ans: mostly Gaming, movie watching, work normal work here and there.

2. What is your overall budget? If you can extend a bit for a more balanced configuration, then mention this too.
Ans: 20k - 25k

3. Planning to overclock?
Ans: No

4. Which Operating System are you planning to use?
Ans: Windows 7

5. How much hard drive space is needed?
Ans: Already have 500gb. I am fine with it.

6. Do you want to buy a monitor? If yes, please mention which screen size and resolution do you want. If you already have a monitor and want to reuse it, again mention the size and resolution of monitor you have.
Ans: I already have a monitor. I'll reuse it. 22" Samsung LCD

7. Which components you DON'T want to buy or which components you already have and plan on reusing?
Ans: I'm planning to upgrade only processor. motherboard and ram

Processor : Intel E8400 core2duo (Want to upgrade)
Motherboard : Intel G45ID (Want to upgrade)
RAM : 2gb ram hynix ram (Want to upgrade)
PSU : Corsair Power 650TX (Will reuse it)
Graphics Card : MSI N560GTX-TI Twin Frozer II/OC (Will reuse it)
Monitor : 22" Samsung LCD (Will reuse it)

8. When are you planning to buy the system?
Ans: in 1-2 weeks

9. Have you ever built a desktop before or will this be done by an assembler?
Ans: Will be done by assembler

10. Where do you live? Are you buying locally? Are you open to buying stuff from online shops if you don't get locally?
Ans: Pune. Wakad area

11. Anything else which you would like to say?
Ans: Please help me choosing the best possible cpu+motherboard+ram configuration which would go well with the current PSU and graphics card I own.

Thanks in advance!


Please do assist with some more configurations.
 

nac

Aspiring Novelist
It's pretty much the same as the one given before. Not much has changed...

i5 6500 - 15000
Asus B150M Plus - 7750
Corsair vengeance DDR4 8GB - 2600

Total - 25350/-
 
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