Double check my choices please!

Okay, so I think I've finalized my build... Would appreciate someone with more knowledge than me to double check my choices haha:

Edited in the heatsink, new case, and 8gigs of ram

CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz Quad-Core Processor ($169.99 @ Microcenter)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($29.90 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($129.86 @ Newegg)
Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($46.99 @ Newegg)
Hard Drive: Crucial M4 64GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($78.95 @ Adorama)
Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 500GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: MSI Radeon HD 6870 1GB Video Card ($179.99 @ NCIX US)
Case: Cooler Master HAF 912 ATX Mid Tower Case ($52.99 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: XFX 550W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($67.50 @ Newegg)
Total: $826.16
(Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-05-04 14:17 EDT-0400)

Thanks in advanced!
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  1. Hello, here's my comments:
    1. don't see a CPU cooler, since you're getting a k CPU I'm assuming you're going to OC, at which point you'll need something better than stock.
    2. get 2x4gb ram, it will only be ~$10 more.

    Otheriwse looks great, happy building!
  2. Go with 8GB of memory (as said above) and go with a HAF 912 Plus case. Much better case for cheaper!
  3. Buy your motherboard from Microcenter as well. They are still offering $50 off Z68/Z77 Motherboards with any "K" series chip like the 2500K or 3570K, but that price (processor and Motherboard) are only for walk in. The price is not available for online sales.

    While you are there, buy this 8GB (2x4GB) 1600 Crucial Ballastix ram for 39.99

    http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0382101
  4. I didn't expect all this lovin'! Much appreciated! I'll bump it up to 8 gigs of ram and a aftermarket heatsink as well. I'm also diggin the HAF 912 Plus. I'll be updating my shopping list it seems!
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