0% Interest for 24 Months! Learn more »
(800) 222-4700
  • Español: (800) 222-4701
Cart
February Giveaway

EIDE

Abbreviation for Enhanced (some say Expanded) IDE, or Enhanced Integrated Drive Electronics. Like it sounds, EIDE is an enhanced version of the old IDE peripheral connection standard commonly used for hard drives and other storage media with computers. It provides faster access to the hard drive, support for DMA, larger capacities, and includes the functionality of ATAPI. Sometimes EIDE is referred to as ATA-2.

Share this Article