Need Advice, First build, $4000 Budget

This is going to be my first build. I've been saving up for awhile (2 years almost). I've done my best to research in that time and this is what I want my system to look like.

Please be gentle.

Budget: $4000
Already Have: Keyboard, mouse, monitor
Usage: Gaming (1080p, eventual upgrade to 2560 x 1600), Video Transcoding, NAS
Overclocking: Yes, but down the road, 2-3 years later after the system starts to feel sluggish

CPU: Intel Core i7-3770K ~350
Motherboard: ASUS SABERTOOTH Z77 ~240
Ram: CORSAIR Vengeance 4x4GB DDR3 1600 ~97
Case: COOLER MASTER COSMOS II ~350
GPU: 2xEVGA 02G-P4-2680-KR GeForce GTX 680 2GB ~1000
PSU: SeaSonic Platinum 860W ~220
SSD: OCZ Vertex 4 512GB ~650
HDD: 2xSeagate Barracuda 1TB ~200
Heatsink: COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 EVO ~34
Heatsink Fans: 2xCOUGAR CF-V12HB 120mm ~28
BD-ROM: ASUS 12X BD-ROM ~58
BD-R: ASUS Black 12X BD-R ~90
Wireless Adapter: ASUS PCE-N15 ~28
OS: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit OEM ~100
Total Cost (before shipping and tax): $3450


Preferred shopping places: Newegg (no tax), TigerDirect (no tax), Amazon, Microcenter, Ebay (in that order)

Preferred Brands: Asus for MB, EVGA for GPU, SeaSonic for PSU, Samsung/Intel/OCZ for SSD/HDD


The SSD is so large because I have a ton of games and I don't want to have to constantly uninstall and reinstall (I'm very fickle). I like the Cosmos case because it has a cover for the power button which my children like to press so I kind of need that feature. I would get an AMD card, however the extra heat, noise, and power draw for the performance they don't have seems like a waste of money. I need the wireless card because the computer is far from the router. I would like to have it by Mid-June to Mid-July time frame.

Couple of questions:
Should I wait for the Formula V Z77 board from Asus or EVGA's Z77 FTW board?
Should I wait for the GTX 680 4GB or the August GTX 685 (rumored next-gen Gk110)?
Should I spring for SeaSonic's Platinum 1000W?
Since the parts are hard to come across (GPUs, mainly) should I just pay the price premium to a system builder like CyberPowerPC or iBuyPower?

Any Advice is appreciated.
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