Driver Details

Dell WiFi / Bluetooth Driver - DW1601

DW1601 - WiFi / BT Driver, Win8 32/64 bit, Dell Update Package. WiFi driver version:; Bluetooth driver version:

Fixes & Enhancements

Fix the issue of could not connect to WLAN AP sometimes.


Version, A01



Release date

26 Apr 2013

Last Updated

26 Apr 2013



Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:6430U_Network_Driver_FGND9_WN_10.0.0.227_A01.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 261MB
Format DescriptionDell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 32bit format have been designed to run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. Dell Update Packages (DUP) in Microsoft Windows 64bit format will only run on Microsoft Windows 64bit Operating Systems. When selecting a device driver update be sure to select the one that is appropriate for your operating system.
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Other versions,A01 26 Apr 20133:11:22 AM,A00 04 Mar 20135:24:59 PM

Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

Windows 8, 32-bit
Windows 8, 64-bit

Applies to

Dell Wireless 1601

Installation instructions

Dell Update Package Instructions

1. Click Download Now to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file.
2. Read over the release information presented in the dialog window.
3. Download and install any prerequisites identified in the dialog window before proceeding.
4. Click the Install button.
5. Follow the remaining prompts to perform the update.
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Drivers help and tutorials

Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS/Firmware or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

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This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details
Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).