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Should I install Intel RST or RSTe on X79?

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I have a GIGABYTE GA-X79-UD3 and with the latest BIOS, I have the option of installing RST or RSTe. I have a single SSD (primary) and a single HDD (secondary).

So, should I install RST or RSTe? I've been told that RST is more stable and actually offers faster performance? Any info on this?
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RSTe is simply a more enterprise orientated RAID set up basically it under goes far more extensive testing since its in an enterprise environment. RST is more performance based rather than ultimate reliability. X79 is essentially a enterprise platform thats been adapted to desktop use hence why its the only desktop platform that can also use RSTe.
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Originally Posted by garikfox View Post

RSTe is simply a more enterprise orientated RAID set up basically it under goes far more extensive testing since its in an enterprise environment. RST is more performance based rather than ultimate reliability. X79 is essentially a enterprise platform thats been adapted to desktop use hence why its the only desktop platform that can also use RSTe.
http://forum.giga-byte.co.uk/index.php?topic=11523.0

You copied that guy (in reply 3) word for word...
    
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