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(First Build) Gaming Rig, Just need to verify things

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November 30, 2012 7:36:04 PM

OK, so I am building a gaming PC and I have all of my parts that I want to get some professional opinion. I want to know if I put all of these parts together will my computer run? Tell me if I am missing anything for a boot-up.

Case-NZXT Phantom 410 Mid Tower USB 3.0 Gaming Case

Processor-Intel Core i5-3570K Quad-Core Processor 3.4 GHz 4 Core LGA 1155

Fan-Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan

Ram-CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1866 (PC3 15000) Desktop Memory Model CMZ8GX3M2A1866C9

Motherboard-ASUS P8Z77-V LX LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

Power Supply-Antec VP-450 450W ATX 12V v2.3 Power Supply

Graphics Card-PowerColor AX7770 1GBD5-DH Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card

Hard-Drive-Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 1TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive

DVD-RW-Asus 24xDVD-RW Serial ATA Internal OEM Drive DRW-24B1ST
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November 30, 2012 9:19:41 PM

You bought laptop RAM instead of desktop RAM, so it wont fit or work. Also that PSU you picked out is garbage. The PSU is the most essential part of your system, you dont want to get the cheapest thing you can find.
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November 30, 2012 9:37:26 PM

I didn't buy any of the things yet, I changed the RAM to Corsair Vengeance 8GB for desktop. Does anybody have a suggestion for a PSU I need under $40 please(at least 400 watts).
November 30, 2012 9:42:24 PM

Thank you, now with all of the stuff I changed will the computer be able to run correctly?
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November 30, 2012 9:43:49 PM

The antec vp-450 will do fine for a 7770, 7850, 660 gtx no problem, and its cheaper and has great quality build.
November 30, 2012 9:45:26 PM

Thanks for all the help, this is my first build. After getting an operating system will this computer run?
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November 30, 2012 9:46:41 PM

If you do the steps correctly when mounting every component, yes.
November 30, 2012 9:51:43 PM

Thanks, I finally got this build to work and still be under $800. Thanks for all the help again guys. :D 
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