Building my first Gaming PC, Need help!!

Hey guys, i have some questions to ask yous in regards to the gaming pc in which i'm about to build!

Basically my build so far:

i5 3570k $249
HIS ATI HD 7950 $455
Intel 300 120gb ssd $150
Western Digital Green 2tb $118
AsRock z77 PRO3 Motherboard $119
Corsair Vengeance 4x4gb $125
CoolerMaster Hyper 212 EVO $39

not sure if i should get the:
Antec 750W High Current Gamer Power $135
or
Antec 750W EarthWatts Green ATX Power Supply $123

Sharkoon T28 (2x 5.25" drive bays ,6x 3.5" HDD bays,2x 2.5"/3.5 "HDD bays, USB3, USB2) $68

+ ASUS 23.6' $181
+ R.A.T 7 $ 78
+ Gigabyte GK Multimedia $14.50

Altogether, should be roughly around $1550-1650

Please let me know if you guys recommend me anything else etc as all feedback will be greatly appreciated!!

Thanks again


Also, i forgot to add; ill be mostly playing battlefield 3 and would this pc be able to run bf3 on good fraps? maybe around 60-70 (minimum)+
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  1. Check out my $850 build here:
    http://www.squidoo.com/electronicandmore
    Just switch the 7950 for the GTX 670 (it's better for less)
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&DEPA=0&Order=BESTMATCH&N=-1&isNodeId=1&Description=gtx+670&x=0&y=0
    Wait for stock though. The 650w is all you'll need with the lower TDP of chips now. Nvidia only requires a 650w to SLI GTX 670's so that's saying something of the saved power.
  2. Check my sig.
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