My first attempt to build a Gaming PC need help

I wanna make a pc gaming build (my first one) mostly for TF2 and other games that i got on steam for crazy cheap. i have the OS (Win7 64bit), harddrive (TB1), case and monitor (Res 1280x1024).

i wanna keep it under $600 USDs is this a good build for i want to do? i need community opinions thank you.


SAMSUNG CD/DVD Burner Black SATA Model SH-S223C - OEM
Item #: N82E16827151192
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$20.99
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GIGABYTE GA-880GM-UD2H AM3 AMD 880G HDMI Micro ATX AMD Motherboard
Item #: N82E16813128439
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$89.99
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SAPPHIRE 100283-3L Radeon HD 5770 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
Item #: N82E16814102873
Return Policy: VGA Standard Return Policy
$20.00 Mail-in Rebate Card


$139.99
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LOGISYS Computer PS575XBK 575W ATX12V SLI Ready Power Supply
Item #: N82E16817170017
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-$8.00 Instant


$34.99
$26.99
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PNY XLR8 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model MD4096KD3-1600-X8
Item #: N82E16820178265
Return Policy: Memory Standard Return Policy
$20.00 Mail-in Rebate


$59.99
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AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Deneb 3.2GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor HDZ955FBGMBOX
Item #: N82E16819103808
Return Policy: CPU Replacement Only Return Policy


$148.99
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Scythe Slip Stream Kaze Maru2 140 series SM1425SL12M 140mm Case Fan
Item #: N82E16835185157
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-$5.00 Instant


$17.99
$12.99
Subtotal: $499.93
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  1. Fill out the form in the sticky, link in my sig.

    Don't get a microatx board if you're not building micro, saves headaches.

    PSU is a horrible choice. Spend a little extra and get an antec earthwatts, or XFX 650 BE, or seasonic.

    RAM wise I'd go with G skill
    Cas 7 for $5 more, or cas 9 for $5 less.
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231303&cm_re=g_skill_4gb-_-20-231-303-_-Product
  2. I forgot about the microatx on that board. as for the PSU and RAM i will probably do as you suggested thanks a lot.
  3. If microcenter is an option and u need USB/SATA 3.0:

    965BE + MSI 870A-G54 $190
    http://www.microcenter.com/specials/promotions/AMDbundlePROMO.html
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