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Compatability/Suggestions for New Build? (I have specs)

Hey guys, this will be my first homebuilt computer and am looking for advice. This is going to be a gaming computer and just wanted to know if all my parts that i have chosen so far will work together and/or if i should change or upgrade anything.

These are my current specs.

Motherboard - ASRock Extreme 4 http://www.microcenter.com/product/387554/Z77_Extreme4_LGA_1155_Z77_ATX_Intel_Motherboard

Moniter - ASUS Glossy Black 23" 1080p LCD Monitor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824236079&Tpk=asus%20glossy%20black%2023%22

CPU - Intel i7 3770k Quad Core 3.5 GHz http://www.microcenter.com/product/388575/Core_i7_3770K_35GHz_LGA_1155_Processor

CPU Cooler - Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835103065

Memory - 8GB(2x4GB) 1866 MHz RAM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231550

Video Card - Radeon Sapphire HD 7970 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202008

Storage - Seagate Barracuda 1TB HDD http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16822148840

Storage - Samsung 830 128GB SSD http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820147163

Optical Drive - Regular DVD Drive http://www.microcenter.com/product/373569/Miscellaneous_CD-RW_or_CD-RW-DVD-RW_SATA_Internal_Optical_Drive_-_Refurbished

Power Supply - Corsair HX - 650W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139012


These are the items I have picked and believe it comes out to arond $1150, though I have changed some things since the time I calculated that. Since this is my first build I would like to know if all of these parts work together and if any of you have better suggestions for something. I really dont know what to look for in a case but I had somebody help me pick this out, opinions on it?

Case - Zalman Z11 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811235035

Other than that do you think I need to upgrade my Power Supply or will what I have picked out do me just fine?

Thanks everybody for your time.
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  2. ^ +1 listen to him

    and 8GB(2x4GB) 1866 is a waste. ddr3 1600 is what you need :)
  3. Ok, so ill change the RAM and upgrade the power supply, and by the way that case looks very nice thanks for that. Anything else or is this about good.
  4. Best answer selected by planbam.
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