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Looks like they will all play nice together, but I would suggest finding an ATX mobo instead of the Micro atx. Your buying a medium tower that can hold ATX so theres no real reason to get a board that you have to squeeze everything onto that I'm aware of and later you may appreciate the extra space.

This ASUS board seems to have everything yours has and then some. If you ever wanted dual vid cards in the future it would be good to have and is only $10 more than your pick.
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813131398
 

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My friend going with a 550 W instead of a 750 W because of heating, and the fact I am not doing crossfire.

Recommended 550 W: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139004

Current 750 W: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139006

Alternative 650 W (more expensive per watt): http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139005

He also recommended me a different VGA because his recommendation was 75 mhz more in memory clock and only 5 mgz lower in core clock and fan is not as loud. Recommended is also $4 cheaper but 25% of newegg reviews said VGA was DoA. Is it worth the risk to get. Is 75 mhz extra and $4 l
less worth the risk considering it is my first build?

Recommended: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102841
Current: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814150360

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Neither graphics, if you really really want to miss the DX11 cards launching in a few weeks and buy something "high end" now, get the XFX, 10 years instead of 2 years of warranty is worth it... (could be even longer, the lifetime warranty, that is)
The 550 will heat up more as it runs at near maximum load(not that any Corsair will really run hot). 650 would be more optimal, 750 really isn't needed/convenient for single card setups.

I would get these motherboard+RAM instead: http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128395 + http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231166 DDR3 really does not offer any benefit to anything less than an i7. They just do not need the bandwidth increase...
 
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