Driver Details

Dell Wireless 1505 Draft 802.11n WLAN Mini-Card Desktops, v.4.170.25.12, A17-Des

This release supports the Dell Wireless 1350, 1370, 1390, 1395, 1450, 1470, 1490, 1500, 1505 series Mini Card, MiniPCI and PC Card devices (not USB).

Version

  • Version 4.170.25.12, A17-Des

Compatibility

Operating Systems
  • MS Windows XP
  • MS Windows XP x64

Applies to

ASSY,CBL,WRLES,ANT,1.2M;

Date

Release date
27 Oct 2008
Last Updated
03 Nov 2011

Importance

Optional. Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:Dell_Wireless-1505-Draft-802_A17-Des_R179173.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 89MB
Format DescriptionThis file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
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MD5:
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Fixes & Enhancements

Your Dell wireless WLAN card has the following features:
• IEEE 802.11a operation (5-GHz frequency band)

• IEEE 802.11g operation (2.4-GHz frequency band)

• Draft IEEE 802.11n operation (2.4-GHz frequency band and 5-GHz frequency band) with a network data rate of up to 270 Mbps for a 40-MHz bandwidth channel and 130 Mbps for a 20-MHz bandwidth channel

• Added Support for the Dell Wireless 1505 Draft 802.11n WLAN Mini Card

NOTE: The Wi-Fi Catcher™ feature is not supported with the Dell Wireless 1505 Draft 802.11n WLAN Mini Card on the following computers: D820, M65, D420, and D620.
• Dell Wireless 1500/1505 Draft 802.11n WLAN Mini-Card only: Draft IEEE 802.11n operation (2.4-GHz frequency band and 5-GHz frequency band) with a network data rate of up to 270 Mbps for a 40-MHz bandwidth channel and 130 Mbps for a 20-MHz bandwidth channel

• Network data rate of up to 54 Mbps for legacy cards and up to 270 Mbps for Dell 1500/1505 Draft 802.11n cards

Unscheduled Automatic Power Save Delivery (UAPASD) support

• Cisco Compatible Extensions v4 support

• Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) support

• smart card authentication support, including authentication during single sign-on

• Dell Wireless WLAN Card Utility for performing network tasks and viewing wireless network information

• Wireless Network Connection Settings tool for connecting to advanced networks or creating ad hoc networks

• Wireless Network Wizard for connecting to basic networks and ad hoc networks or creating ad hoc networks

New for this release
• Dell Wireless 1395 WLAN Mini Card

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