Final Build and advice?

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Approximate Purchase Date: This Week
Budget Range: $600
System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming, school work, some video editing
Parts Not Required: PSU- PC Power and Cooling 650W
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817703026
GPU- ASUS GTX460 1GB
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121391
Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg
Country of Origin: USA
Parts Preferences: Intel
Overclocking: Maybe
SLI or Crossfire: Maybe
Monitor Resolution: 1600x900

DVD Driver: ASUS DVD Burner http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16827135204
Case: Cooler Master Storm Enforcer http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119240
RAM: Ripjaws 8GB (2x4GB) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820231314
MOBO: ASRock Z68 Extreme4 GEN3 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157264
Processor: i5 2500K http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115072
HeatSink: Cooler Master 212+

Total: $609.93
 
Solution
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157271 $129.99 + $7.87 Shipping
ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.694806 $264.98 FREE SHIPPING
Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K
CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Low Profile Desktop Memory Model CML8GX3M2A1600C9

or...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.694804 $256.98 FREE SHIPPING
Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157271 $129.99 + $7.87 Shipping
ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.694806 $264.98 FREE SHIPPING
Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K
CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Low Profile Desktop Memory Model CML8GX3M2A1600C9

or...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?ItemList=Combo.694804 $256.98 FREE SHIPPING
Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52500K
Patriot Signature 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory with heatshield Model PSD38G1600KH

http://www.asrock.com/mb/overview.asp?Model=Z68%20Extreme3%20Gen3 <---- a better look at that ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3
 
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I want the G.SKILL Ripsaw memory because I hear it's the best. However thanks for the suggestion about the motherboard. There isn't much of a difference between the two.