Please help with my HTPC build

OK, so I'm new to this, and the more research I do, the more confused I get. So I've picked some parts and am hoping somebody here can tell me if my rig is up to the task, or incredible overkill, or incompatible, or if something would work better, etc. Also, any software/front-end recommendations.

Basically, HTPC will be used primarily for streaming DVD/Blu-Ray rips. No DVR functionality, because we're getting a stellar deal on Dish; and we are in the sticks, so only would get ABC/PBS over the air (according to antennaweb).

I have an external Blu-ray drive (so I don't need an internal optical drive), and a Synology NAS for storage.

Quieter is better.

Gaming use would be negligible, but if my rig is good enough to run a couple of old-school emulators, that may be kind of fun.

Hardware target price is around $500.

As for software/front end, I've dabbled with Plex on my laptop and really like it, especially the mobile streaming (a must) and on-the-fly transcoding functions. Also, Netflix and Amazon Instant would be nice, but not a requirement, since I do have a blu-ray player that can stream these services.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i3-4130T 2.9GHz Dual-Core Processor ($136.61 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: Intel DB85FL Micro ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($88.07 @ Amazon)
Memory: Kingston HyperX Blu 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1333 Memory ($72.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Sandisk Ultra Plus 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($89.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Silverstone ML03B HTPC Case ($70.00 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: Antec EarthWatts Green 380W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($44.98 @ OutletPC)
Total: $502.64
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-12-18 16:02 EST-0500)

Thanks for the help/suggestions!
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  1. Oh, sorry, just saw the sticky on how to ask for help with this:

    Approximate Purchase Date: Within the next month or so
    Budget Range: (e.g.: 300-400) $500 for hardware
    System Usage from Most to Least Important: Streaming DVD/BD rips from synology NAS to TV, mobile streaming of these rips, Netflix/Amazon Instant/additional online streaming, minimal gaming

    Are you buying a monitor: No
    Do you need to buy OS: Yes

    Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Amazon, but not exclusively. If they can be had significantly cheaper elsewhere, I'm open

    Location: Iowa. No good stores within 45 miles of my little town

    Parts Preferences: None specifically

    Overclocking: No

    SLI or Crossfire: Since I'm not sure what this is, probably not.

    Your Monitor Resolution: Currently, a 720p TV, but will likely be upgrading to 1080p within the next year

    Additional Comments: See above

    And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: Want to digitize media library
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