Are all these parts compatible with each other? (Gaming PC)

Intel Core i3-540 CPU-

ASRock H55M Pro MotherBoard-

Antec 300 Case-

Storm Silent 500W LPJ19-25 PSU-

GeForce GTS 450 Zone GDDR3 Nvidia Graphics Card-

8GB Team Elite DDR3 PC3-10666 1333MHz (9-9-9) Dual Channel kit RAM- (Found on this page after scrolling up slightly, they are 45euro)

Samsung F3 1TB Hard Drive-

I am wanting to build a gaming PC, if these parts are not compatible could you take some out and replace them with ones that would work?
many, many thanks
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  1. You're using 2 generation old parts. Here is what I would suggest:

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i3-2100 3.1GHz Dual-Core Processor (£90.24 @ Amazon UK)
    Motherboard: ASRock H61M/U3S3 Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£47.99 @
    Memory: Corsair 4GB (2 x 2GB) DDR3-1333 Memory (£19.68 @
    Storage: Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£64.99 @ Amazon UK)
    Video Card: Sapphire Radeon HD 7750 1GB Video Card (£79.96 @ CCL Computers)
    Case: Antec Three Hundred Two ATX Mid Tower Case (£54.51 @ Amazon UK)
    Power Supply: XFX 450W ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply (£37.07 @ CCL Computers)
    Total: £394.44
    (Prices include shipping and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2012-08-28 00:45 BST+0100)
  2. Could you also reccomend a CPU Cooler, or does the i3 have a built-in one?
  3. You don't need an aftermarket CPU cooler as you would not be overclocking (the i3 cannot be overclocked).

    The CPU will come with a stock cooler.
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