Want to upgrade my Asus Essentio

Hello, I just recieved a good amount of money, and I am planning on upgrading my current machine. I currently have an Asus Essentio, simular to this

http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Asus+-+Essentio+Desktop+-+4GB+Memory+-+1TB+Hard+Drive/5616549.p;jsessionid=B1AEE8D81E43A0DC59B6BBFA14DAD1CA.bbolsp-app06-55?id=1218672942401&skuId=5616549&st=asus essentio&cp=1&lp=3

But not exact. I have an AMD Athlon II X2 220 Processor, and only 750gb harddrive. I really want to upgrade my game preformance. I bought this to play SWTOR, and thats what I want to be able to play. Currently, i'm running the lowest setting possible, and still get great amounts of lag, especially when there is smoke/explosions. I have a total of $300 I can spend. Because a large chunk of it is from newegg gift cards, I will be buying from Newegg. This is what i'm thinking of buying

SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition OC 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready Video Card (11201-02-20G)

CORSAIR Builder Series CX430 430W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply

AMD Athlon II X4 640 Propus 3.0GHz Socket AM3 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor ADX640WFGMBOX

Does this look good? I really do not know alot about this stuff, but trying to learn. Also, I was wondering, will I need to upgrade my cooling fan? If so, any specific model? Thanks.
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  1. anyone?
  2. Well, I did some quick searching. It seems your motherboard is an AM3 socket, so I made a couple of changes. It puts it at $304, but you're getting a lot more bang from the CPU and a little more PSU.


    That being said, how much and what type of RAM do you have?
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