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A decent and cheap motherboard for under 60 bucks that supports my FX-6300? Plus Build Advice

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1z9N4
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1z9N4/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1z9N4/benchmarks/

CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($117.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Corsair XMS3 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($24.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($62.99 @ Amazon)
Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($153.98 @ Newegg)
Case: NZXT Gamma Classic (Black) ATX Mid Tower Case ($31.49 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Corsair Builder 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($29.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Microcenter)
Total: $437.42
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-09-02 15:12 EDT-0400)

I need a Motherboard that can handle all of that, and for the total to be under 500 bucks. P.S is this a good build to you? Any suggestions to make it cheaper/values i cannot miss? I just wanna game on 1080p with most games High/Ultra and older games maxed.
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More about decent cheap motherboard bucks supports 6300 build advice
  1. Get dual channel 8GB. It's true that you only need 4GB for gaming but don't you want to multi-task?

    ASRock 960GM/U3S3 FX
  2. Best answer
    PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1zcYq
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1zcYq/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1zcYq/benchmarks/

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($117.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($64.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: Corsair XMS3 4GB (1 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($24.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($62.99 @ Amazon)
    Video Card: PowerColor Radeon HD 7850 2GB Video Card ($134.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: Antec GX700 ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.99 @ Microcenter)
    Power Supply: Corsair CX 430W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($34.99 @ Microcenter)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NS95 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Microcenter)
    Total: $496.92
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-09-02 17:19 EDT-0400)
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