Building A Desktop

Budget: ~$550CAD to ~$650CAD

Planning Spec:
CPU: Intel Dual Core E6500 (2.93GHz)
Motherboard: Gigabyte G41MT-ES2L(Intel G41)
Harddrives: Samsung 320GB SATAII 3.0Gb
Dvd-drives: LG22x SATAII
Grapic Card: Radeon HD5570
Power supplies: ~460W to ~500W (i am not sure if it's enough or too much)

I need help checking if this spec. is compatible and I need some suggestions.

Purpose of building this computer: Word Processing/ Browsing/ Casual Gaming
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  1. For your CPU I would recommend this instead

    Intel Core2 Duo E7500 Wolfdale 2.93GHz 3MB L2 Cache LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor BX80571E7500
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115056

    Instead, get this for your power supply.
    Antec Basiq BP350 350W ATX12V v2.01 Power Supply
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817371003

    G.SKILL 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 533 (PC2 4200) System Memory Model F2-4200PHU2-2GBLA
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231018&cm_re=2_gb_ram-_-20-231-018-_-Product

    Everything else looks good.
  2. Thanks for the instant reply.
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