I'm planning on doing this build later this year.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Type
Item
Price

CPU
Intel Core i7-4770K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor
$269.99 @ Micro Center

CPU Cooler
Noctua NH-U12S 55.0 CFM CPU Cooler
$69.99 @ Newegg

Motherboard
Asus Maximus VI Hero ATX LGA1150 Motherboard
$189.99 @ NCIX US

Memory
Crucial Ballistix Sport 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory
$144.99 @ Newegg

Storage
Samsung 840 Pro Series 128GB 2.5" Solid State Disk
$113.18 @ Amazon

Storage
Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
$56.99 @ NCIX US

Video Card
Gigabyte GeForce GTX 770 4GB Video Card
$379.99 @ Amazon

Case
Corsair 500R White ATX Mid Tower Case
$89.99 @ Newegg

Power Supply
Cooler Master V850 850W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply
$169.99 @ Amazon

Optical Drive
Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer
$19.98 @ OutletPC

Monitor
Asus VX238H-W 23.0" Monitor
$157.58 @ Newegg

Monitor
Asus VX238H-W 23.0" Monitor
$157.58 @ Newegg

Wireless Network Adapter
TRENDnet TEW-805UB 802.11a/b/g/n/ac USB 3.0 Wi-Fi Adapter
$29.99 @ TigerDirect

Keyboard
Razer Blackwidow Ultimate 2013 Wired Gaming Keyboard
$135.99 @ SuperBiiz

Mouse
Razer DeathAdder 2013 Wired Optical Mouse
$51.99 @ Best Buy

Total

Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.
$2013.21

Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-04-11 19:20 EDT-0400

Is the Ram compatible with the M/B and will I be able to install 2 more sticks of it later if desired?

Side note:before someone says something about the 4gb 770 I will possibly be purchasing another along with another monitor later.

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That RAM is fine

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You'll be able to put a max of 32gb of RAM in that mobo if you so choose.

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