$1000 Gaming build, last check before purchase

APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: ASAP
BUDGET RANGE: $1000 CDN After Rebates
SYSTEM USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Gaming and school/work
PARTS NOT REQUIRED: keyboard, mouse, speakers, OS
PREFERRED WEBSITE(S) FOR PARTS: newegg.ca, and memoryexpress.com
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Canada
PARTS PREFERENCES: None
OVERCLOCKING: Maybe
SLI OR CROSSFIRE: No
MONITOR RESOLUTION: Depends on monitor
ADDITIONAL COMMENTS: Just want something that's within budget and that can last me for a few years

MOBO $109.99 Asus M4A87TD/USB3 w/ DualDDR3 1333, 7.1 Audio, Gigabit Lan, USB3.0, PCI-E x16
CPU $161.9 Phenom™ II X4 955 Black Edition 3.2GHz w/ 8MB Cache (Retail Box, Socket AM3)
GPU $319.99 Sapphire Radeon HD 5850 1GB GDDR5 PCI-E w/ Dual DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort
RAM $124.99 Patriot Extreme Performance Viper II Series DDR3 4GB (2 x 2GB) PC3-12800 Low Latency Dual Channel Kit 
CASE $109.99 Cooler Master CM 690 II Advanced Mid Tower, Black
PSU $79.99 Corsair TX 650W Power Supply w/ 120mm Fan
HD $89.99 Western Digital 1TB Caviar Black 7200rpm SATA III w/ 64MB Cache
DVD $22.99 Samsung SH-S223C 22x SpeedPlus™ DVD-Writer, SATA, Black, OEM

total cost: $1019.83 CDN
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  1. Thanks for the input, as for a cooler haven't really thought about it; does it make a huge difference? I might pick one up if it does.
  2. ^ Even at stock speeds, a good CPU cooler would reduce the temps noticeably...And if overclocking then certainly get one...
    http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Productcompare.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=100007999%20600035298%204025&IsNodeId=1&page=2&bop=And&CompareItemList=574|35-103-057^35-103-057-S01,35-233-029^35-233-029-S01,35-233-003^35-233-003-S01,35-207-004^35-207-004-S01
    http://www.memoryexpress.com/Products/PID-MX25192(ME).aspx
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