Dell Wireless 5730 VZW Mobile Broadband Mini Card Application

This package provides Dell Wireless 5730 VZW Mobile Broadband (EVDO Rev-A) Mini Card and is supported on Inspiron 1010, Studio Laptop 1536/1735/1737/1440/1555 and Studio XPS Laptop 16/1640 and 13/1340 that are running the following Windows Operating Systems: XP, Vista and Windows 7.

Fixes & Enhancements

Initial release


Version 1.0.0, A00



Release date

15 Sep 2009

Last Updated

05 Mar 2014


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DELL_WIRELESS-5730-VZW-MOBIL_A00_R239700.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 503 KB
Format Description:This 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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Supported Operating Systems
Windows 7, 32-bit
Windows 7, 64-bit
Windows Vista, 32-bit
Windows Vista, 64-bit
Windows XP
Windows XP, 64-bit
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for DELL_WIRELESS-5730-VZW-MOBIL_A00_R239700.exe: 1. Close/Stop all connections on Dell Mobile Broadband Card Utility (connection attempts, activation attempts, etc.). 2. Close Dell Mobile Broadband Card Utility. 3. Locate the DELL_WIRELESS-5730-VZW-MOBIL_A00_R239700.exe utility. 4. Double-click on DELL_WIRELESS-5730-VZW-MOBIL_A00_R239700.exe to run the update. 5. Click on Run. 6. Click on Next to perform the update. 7. Agree to the License Agreement and click Next. 8. Upon successful completion of device upgrade, click Finish.
Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

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).