$800 or Less Gaming PC

I'm looking for a desktop PC for gaming. The games I will be playing are Black Ops 2, Minecraft, Skyrim, Fallout NV, and other future titles. I have some parts picked out that I will list below. Just so you know, I don't need a keyboard, mouse, or monitor. I also want to buy from IBuyPower or another custom PC website. Thanks!

Case : NZXT Source 210 Gaming Case Blue

Processor : Intel® i5-3570K Processor @ 3.40GHz

RAM: 8 GB [4 GB X2] DDR3-1600 Memory Module - Corsair or Major Brand

GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 - 2GB

Motherboard : ASUS P8Z77-V LX

Power Supply : 600 Watt - Standard

Hard Drive 1 TB HARD DRIVE

Sound Card : 3D Premium Surround Sound Onboard

Operating System : Windows 8
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  1. Looks good to me, even though I wouldn't personally go with several of the brands.
  2. What brands would you not get? And would this effect the performance of the system?
  3. PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/Niqq
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/Niqq/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/Niqq/benchmarks/

    CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($189.99 @ Microcenter)
    Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro4 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($94.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: Patriot Viper 3 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1866 Memory ($47.98 @ Amazon)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.99 @ NCIX US)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7870 XT 2GB Video Card ($234.99 @ Newegg)
    Wireless Network Adapter: Rosewill RNWD-N1502UBE 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 Wi-Fi Adapter ($9.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: Zalman Z11 Plus ATX Mid Tower Case ($73.98 @ Newegg)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($58.24 @ Amazon)
    Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224BB DVD/CD Writer ($17.98 @ Outlet PC)
    Total: $788.13
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-04-03 22:02 EDT-0400)
  4. I would go with G.Skill RAM, and a Rosewell or SeaSonic PSU, but it wont really effect the performance of your system.
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