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I'm building computer for my friend just want to know what you think?

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March 11, 2014 7:30:57 PM

Intel BX80646I54440 Core i5-4440 3.1GHz 6MB LGA1150
Asus B85M-E Intel B85M
WD 3.5" Blue 1TB WD10EZEX SATA3 64M 7200rpm HDD
ASUS DRW-24D3ST Black 24x DVD-RW Writer (OEM)
Microsoft MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit OEM
Corsair CMPSU-500CXV3 500Watt 80Plus Bronze ATX Power
Patriot Signature 8GB Single DDR3-1600 - PSD38G16002H
Asus GTX660-DC2OCPH-2GD5 2G GTX 660 PCI-E VGA Card
I dont know what case. Is there anything i'm missing?

The total is $922


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March 11, 2014 7:42:13 PM

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1Ro8z
Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1Ro8z/by_merchant/
Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/1Ro8z/benchmarks/

Case: Corsair 200R ATX Mid Tower Case ($49.99 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: LG GH24NSB0 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Microcenter)
Total: $65.98
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-03-11 22:40 EDT-0400)

you need a dvd drive or a usb stick to install the os. the dvd drive for any game he has on disk.
with haswell cpu check that the power supply has been tested for haswell support. the haswell low power state will cause some power supply to shut down.
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March 11, 2014 7:45:29 PM

Go with a 2x4GB ram kit. Never run a single stick of ram. Also, you might want to bump up the CPU to an i5 4670. It is way better and only $25 more than the 4440 on newegg.
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March 11, 2014 7:46:49 PM

also there good cpu and mb combo deals if your close to a micro center.
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