Are raid controllers worth it? its like $180 for a good one and I am considering running 2 m4 Crucial SSD's in raid 0.
MSI Z77A GD80
Ivy Bridge 3770K (planning on OC)
Kingston Hyper X Ram 8GB @ 2133Mhz
OCZ Z series 850W modular 80 plus gold PSU
Antec 920 LCS
MSI geforce 680 twin frozr
replacing all case fans with Bit Fenix
2 M4 SSD
1 Seagate 1TB HDD
I would think not since your motherboard supports RAID, just set your raid options in BIOS, you should be golden. Here's what MSI has to say
- SATA1~6 ports support Intel Rapid Storage Technology enterprise (AHCI / RAID 0/1/5/10) by Intel Z77" found here http://www.msi.com/product/mb/Z77A-GD80.html#/?div=Deta...
Your mobo manual should explain settings required.