Gaming PC-my first time. need help

CPU \Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz Quad-Core
Mobo Asus P8Z68-V LE ATX LGA1155
Memory Corsair Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600
Hard Drive Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM
GPU XFX Radeon HD 6870 2GB
Case Cooler Master Storm Scout ATX Mid Tower
PSU XFX 750W ATX12V / EPS12V
OD LG GH22NS90B DVD/CD Writer
Monitor Asus VW246H 24.0"

All this for USD1043.

Please comment on the build. Problems i might encounter?
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  1. You might want to add an SSD, You will be surprise how much speed you will get when openning a software using an SSD.
  2. Your system will work very fine and will run all the latest applications,games and graphics intensive applications as well.

    If you are going to overclock the cpu try using a liquid cooler/air cooler instead of stock coolers.

    For liquid coolers you can go for

    1)Corsair H100
    http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Series-Extreme-Performance-CWCH100/dp/B0051U7HMS/ref=sr_1_2?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1331496022&sr=1-2

    2)Corsair H80
    http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Series-Performance-Liquid-CWCH80/dp/B0051U7HMI/ref=sr_1_1?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1331496022&sr=1-1

    For air coolers you can go for

    1)Cooler Master 212 plus 120mm sleeve cooler
    http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Hyper-Sleeve-RR-B10-212P-G1/dp/B002G1YPH0/ref=pd_sim_e_3/180-2853313-8821120

    2)Cooler Master 212 EVO cooler
    http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Hyper-212-RR-212E-20PK-R2/dp/B005O65JXI/ref=pd_sim_e_18

    3)Corsair A70
    http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Series-Performance-Cooler-CAFA70/dp/B003IT6RE8/ref=sr_1_1?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1331496160&sr=1-1
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