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Hi everybody. Hope this is the right section for this.

Since I upgraded my PC, I want to put together a build with my old parts, for my buddy for xmas. I have most of the main components, so I just need help choosing some minor components and peripherals and a PSU.

Im gonna put the budget loosely at $250. Since I have a little time to buy, it's a little flexible. My goal is the most functionality per $.
This PC will be used only for online school, word processing, web browsing, music and watching movies. No overclocking.

What I Have

CPU: AMD Phenom II x4 960T w/ stock cooler
MOBO: ASUS M5A97
VGA Card: GIGABYTE GeForce 210
RAM: 8Gb G.Skill Ripjaws x
SSD 90Gb Agility 3
USB Keyboard and Mouse

What I Need
Case: ATX of course. Nothing fancy, just not ugly. I'd like room for about 3 or 4 fans total. Something on the small side if possible. Room for at least 2 HDD and 1 optical drive. I was thinking less than $50 for this.
CD/DVD Combo Drive: I was thinking of just getting the same 1 I have, unless anyone has a better suggestion.
Monitor: I'm really out of my element here. Don't need high resolution for intended purposes. I'm not too sure what's a good size for this either. 20"? 23"? I was thinking around $100 for this. Please help.
HDD: Basic, reliable storage drive for programs and media. I was thinking this. I hear good things about the single 1Tb platter. I might just buy this for me and give my buddy my 500 GB blue drive. Still, let me know if you have any other suggestions.
PSU: Something reliable and not too expensive.
Then I'll probably just pick up a 4 pack of case fans, depending on what case I choose.

Did I forget anything?
 
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Hackintosh
(15 items)
 
HTPC
(9 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
R7 1700X ASUS Crosshair VI Hero EVGA GTX 970 SC 16GB Crucial Ballistix Sport LT 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
1TB Blue WD10EZEX 1TB Blue WD10EZEX 3TB Seagate 250GB Samsung 850 EVO 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
2TB Seagate Barracuda ASUS Burner NZXT Sentry Mesh Fan Controller Corsair H100i V2 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro 64 bit Samsung 40" 1080p Nixeus Moda v2 Brown Switches Rosewill HIVE 750 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 550D Razer Mamba TE Corsair MM200 Extended Edition Asus Xonar DG 
Audio
Logitech Z-5300 5.1 Speakers 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i3 6100 Gigabyte Z170M-D3H EVGA GTX 660 SC Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 850 EVO Samsung 840 EVO Lightscribe! Corsair H55 
CoolingOSOSKeyboard
NZXT Sentry Mix 2 OS X El Capitain Windows 10 Pro 64bit Apple Keyboard 
PowerCaseMouse
Corsair CX550M NZXT Tempest 410 Apple Mouse 
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