Q: What is your budget? 100K (+/- 10K) Q: What is your existing hardware configuration (5 years old) CPU - Core 2 Duo GPU - 9800 GTX Monitor - BenQ G2420 (not looking to upgrade this, have a 46" Samsung 7 Series TV, will be playing games on that too) Q: Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component brand and model) BenQ G2420 / Samsung 46" 7000 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. Cabinet - Corsair Vengeance C70: Rs. 9860/- Motherboard - ASUS Maximus-V Gene: Rs. 15000/- CPU - Intel i5 3570K: 13400 PSU - Corsair TX850v2: Rs. 7500/- RAM - G.skill Ripjaws X 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3 2133MHz: Rs. 5130/- GPU - ASUS GTX670-DC2T-2GD5: Rs. 30425/- CPU Cooler - Corsair H60: Rs. 4250/- Boot Disk (SSD) - OCZ Vertex 4 128 GB SSD: Rs. 7500/- Hard Disk (Storage) - WD Caviar Green 2 TB: Rs. 5400/- Total: 98400/- Q: Where will you buy this hardware? (Online/City/TE Dealer) Mumbai/Delhi/Kolkata (I travel a lot) Open to online purchase 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 (Most of the time) Browsing Desktop Processing Download rig, 24x7 operation Watching HD movies Q: Do you have any brand preference or dislike? Please name them and the reason for your preference/dislike. Likes: nvidia GPU, asus MB, GSkill RAM Q: If you will be playing games then which type of games will you be playing? The latest FPS etc. that you can think of (Borderlands 2 etc.. the usual) Skyrim Any good games that are released dammit Q: What is your preferred monitor resolution for gaming and normal usage Gaming - 1920 X 1080 Desktop - 1920 X 1080 Q: Are you looking to overclock? Yes Q: Which operating system do you intend to use with this configuration? Windows 7 64 bit Can extend the budget by about 10 K if it is really worth it. Have attached an image which summarizes my detailed research on the prices of all the components mentioned before. Hope people looking for a similar system will find it useful. Please let me know if I can get any major performance boost by upgrading one of the components. Also, what is going to be the bottleneck in the system? Also, if anyone can recommend better prices that I can get from anywhere else I will be grateful. Thanks.