Does this semi-budget build look ok?

I know I only have a 128gb SSD, I'm planning to add a 500gb HD later on. Is there anything anyone would change? I went with the graphics card I did because I do some 3d modeling/rendering, and the Nvidia CUDA cores will help with it. Thanks guys! :)


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CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.99 @ NCIX US)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master GeminII S524 77.7 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($32.92 @ Amazon)
Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($89.99 @ Newegg)
Storage: OCZ Vertex 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($89.99 @ Microcenter)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 650 Ti 1GB Video Card ($149.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Fractal Design Arc Mini MicroATX Mini Tower Case ($99.98 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: OCZ ModXStream Pro 500W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($59.64 @ Newegg)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($19.99 @ Newegg)
Monitor: Asus VE228H 21.5" Monitor ($133.99 @ NCIX US)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 (64-bit) ($92.11 @ Amazon)
Keyboard: Logitech MK520 Wireless Ergonomic Keyboard w/Laser Mouse ($47.69 @ B&H)
Total: $1006.27
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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  1. You don't really need aftermarket cooler with i3-3220. Unless there is a real need for a mini case, I would tend to go with something like Corsair Carbide 300R, or Antec 300+2. Also PC Power&Cooling for PSU. If you are looking for any gaming capability, as well as basic CUDA, spend money saved on GTX660.
  2. The ModXStream series sucks. Don't get it, trust me.
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