700-800 Basic Gaming Rig

Hey guys my cousin recently asked me to help him build a computer for basic school work and he wants to play some games. I know for sure the main game he wants to play is League of Legend. His current budget is about 700 dollars and he is going to be using a 19 inch monitor.

Here is the league of legends specs

I haven't been reading up about computer parts recently so I wanted to see if these parts are compatible. Any suggestions would be nice.

Motherboard: GIGABYTE GA-P55-USB3 LGA 1156 Intel P55

CPU: Intel Core i3-550 Clarkdale 3.2GHz

Case: Antec 300

Hard Drive: Western Digital Caviar Blue WD5000AAKS 500GB

PSU: OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ600MXSP 600W ATX12V
Will this PSU power everything and anyone have any experience with it?

RAM: G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10600)

Video Card: MSI R5770 Hawk Radeon HD 5770 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP
He is going to be using a 19 inch monitor only. Is this card good enough or is it overkill for a monitor of that size?

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  1. All your links are broken.
  2. OCZ ModXStream Pro 600 W Power Supply Review
    Plenty of power for everything in your planned system.

    HD 5770 is a very good match for a 19" (1440x900?) monitor.

    Your build list seems to be missing a DVD burner and the operating system.

    Any room in your budget to move up from the dual core Core i3-550 to quad core i5-760?
  3. Some reworking I would do including a switch to AMD, imo a better value.

    MSI 880GMA-E45 ($43 less) AR
    AMD Phenom II X2 555 +$5gift ($40 less)
    Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX 1TB ($40 more)
    Patriot G Series ‘Sector 5’ Edition 8GB (2 x 4GB) ($17 more) AR
    Radeon HD 6850 +$10gift (~$35 more) AR

    I couldn't decide on the specific 6850 and I didn't touch the Case & PSU.
    Hopefully you could unlock this CPU to a Quad.
    Overall at this price this is what I'd do, you may do as you wish but I thought I'd give you an alternative.
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