Need Help budgeting this set up

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/yvUg

So after a little while i think i really like the essence of this build, and i will be purchasing something like this by the end of the month...

Was really trying to get the price down a little more. Can anyone see any place i might be able to cut cost without sacrificing to much performance?
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  1. Why not get an FX 4300? processor?? It has a newer chipset which may help to get the motherboard a bit cheaper.
  2. Or you could get an A6 processor with a built in GPU and then get an AMD GPU and it will do something similar to cross-fire.
  3. Look nice but i suggest the $500 build in my signature.
  4. PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/ykpT
    Price breakdown by merchant: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/ykpT/by_merchant/
    Benchmarks: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/ykpT/benchmarks/

    CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($119.99 @ NCIX US)
    Motherboard: ASRock H77M Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($69.99 @ Newegg)
    Memory: G.Skill Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($40.98 @ NCIX US)
    Storage: Seagate Barracuda 250GB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($45.99 @ Compuvest)
    Video Card: XFX Radeon HD 7770 1GB Video Card ($109.99 @ Newegg)
    Case: Zalman Z9 ATX Mid Tower Case ($31.98 @ NCIX US)
    Power Supply: XFX 550W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($53.99 @ NCIX US)
    Optical Drive: Samsung SH-224BB DVD/CD Writer ($15.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $488.90
    (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
    (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-20 16:50 EST-0500)
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