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Help building first pc.

As the title of the thread says I want to build a gaming pc. This will be my first time building a computer. I am currently in the 12 grade so my money is kinda tight. I can spend $700-750 or possibly as much as $800 on the computer not counting the OS and the peripherals. What I would like is if anyone here could tell me a good build for the money I have. Any and all help will be greatly appreciated.

edit: The type of games I want to play are BF3, Skyrim, and Borderlands.
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    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

    CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor ($219.99 @ NCIX US)
    CPU Cooler: Xigmatek GAIA SD1283 56.3 CFM CPU Cooler ($19.99 @ Newegg)
    Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Pro4-M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($109.99 @ Amazon)
    Memory: Patriot Intel Extreme Master, Limited Ed 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($29.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: Hitachi Deskstar 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($69.99 @ Newegg)
    Storage: OCZ Agility 4 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk ($74.99 @ NCIX US)
    Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7850 1GB Video Card ($167.55 @ Newegg)
    Case: Fractal Design Core 1000 MicroATX Mini Tower Case ($29.99 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: Corsair Builder 430W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($24.99 @ Newegg)
    Optical Drive: LG GH24NS90 DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $763.46
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
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