AMD A-8 3870 Build advice

It's been a few years since I've messed around with building a PC and I'm really not as up to date on hardware as I would like so I figured I'd get some opinions on the components I'm considering...

Looking to build a basic general use computer which will mostly just be used for surfing, docs/excel, & music. There probably won't be any gaming done on the machine and if a game does get played it won't be anything too intensive for the system.

As for components:

APU: AMD A-8 3870K (this chip fascinates me and sounds ideal for a general purpose PC)
RAM: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series (2x4GB) DDR3 1866
Boot Drive: Mushkin Enhanced Chronos 60GB SATA III SSD
PSU: Antex EartWatts Green EA-380D
2nd HDD : Seagate Barracuda Green 1.5TB 5900 RPM SATA drive
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Case: Cooler Master Elite 311 or Antec Three Hundred Mid Tower

I don't plan to OC the APU or add another graphics card so will the 380W PSU be enough? Based on what I remember it should be fine with components with plenty to spare for other odds and ends type peripherals...

Thanks in advance, Jim
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  1. Solid build. You will be happy with the performance. You could even get away with some gaming on that machine, the integrated gpu is pretty nice. Oh and that 380w will be plenty.
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