Gaming Build Parts and Advice?

Hello I am building a new system and would like some advice on what to get. I don't know when I will purchase it but probably sometime next month. My budget is $1,200 or less. I will be using this system for gaming. I would prefer it if the parts were from but it does not matter very much. I am looking for a good 120mm fan, a surge protector (link please) , and a good power supply for what i'm building. Also I am wondering if the parts I picked below are all compatible with each other. Please notify me if I'm forgetting something a computer needs. I'm not going to crossfire/sli. Oh and my monitor is 1400x900 and I am not going to overclock.

Case:COOLER MASTER HAF 922 RC-922M-KKN1-GP Black Steel + Plastic and Mesh Bezel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case

CPU:Intel® Core™ i5-2500K 3.30 GHz 6M Intel Smart Cache LGA1155

CD:24X Double Layer Dual Format DVD+-R/+-RW + CD-R/RW Drive (BLACK COLOR)

MEMORY:G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBRL

MOTHERBOARD:[CrossFireX] Asus P8P67 Intel P67 Chipset DDR3 ATX Mainboard w/ UEFI, DIGI+VRM, 7.1 HD Audio, BT GO!, GbLAN, USB 3.0, 2x SATA-III RAID, 2 Gen2 PCIe, 2 PCIe X1 & 3 PCI [B3 Stepping]


VIDEO:HIS H687F1G2M Radeon HD 6870 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card with Eyefinity

NETWORK: on board Gigabit LAN Network

Hard drive:SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

Surge protector: Undecided (Do I need one?)


Fan: Undecided 120 mm fan.

Heat Sink Fan (Is this the same as a fan?): COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1 "Heatpipe Direct Contact" Long Life Sleeve 120mm CPU Cooler Compatible Intel Core i5 & Intel Core i7

Note to self: (Don't read unless you wanna waste time.) Get links to everything. Also get Anti Static Wrist Band.

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  1. Here's a couple recommendations:

    Power Supply, Corsair 650 Watt TX650 v2

    If you don't go crossfire or sli, 650 watts will be plenty

    Also, perhaps this AsRock motherboard would be good if you don't need cfx or sli

    A $1200 budget is a large amount.
    However, at a 1400x900, you don't need anything higher than a 6870.
    Also, if you aren't going to overclock, the i5-2500 is for the non overclockers

    So, I would suggest you upgrade to a 1920x1080 monitor atleast if you have such a large budget.
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