Driver Details

Realtek RTS5179 Card Reader Driver

This package provides the Realtek RTS5179 Card Reader Driver and is supported on Inspiron Notebook 5423/5523 that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: Windows 7 and Windows 8.

Fixes & Enhancements

- Not Applicable.

- Enhanced Dell software driver update package.


Version 6.2.8400.39034, A02


SD Card

Release date

20 Feb 2013

Last Updated

10 Sep 2015



Available formats

File Format:Update Package for Microsoft® Windows®
File Name:SD-Card_Driver_G8D1M_WN_6.2.8400.39034_A02.EXE
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 24MB
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Supported Operating Systems

Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows 8, 32-bit
Windows 8, 64-bit

Applies to

Realtek RTS5179 Card Reader

Installation instructions

Dell Update Package Instructions


1. Click Download File 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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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).