D-Link DWA-130 (WiFi, USB, 802.11n, Wireless N Adapter)

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D-Link DWA-130 (WiFi, USB, 802.11n, Wireless N Adapter)
Linux compatibility:
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D-Link DWA-130 
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Updated: 25/05/2016 17:05

Review of Linux Compatibility

The D-Link DWA-130 is a USB WiFi stick for IEEE 802.11n connections. The stick is available in different versions:

Revision C1 – USB ID 2001:3301

The version of the DWA-130 uses the Realtek RTL8192U chipset and has the USB ID 2001:3301

Bus 002 Device 004: ID 2001:3301 D-Link Corp. DWA-130 802.11n Wireless N Adapter(rev.C1) [Realtek RTL8192U]

This version of the stick should be supported by the r8192u_usb kernel driver. A firmware file for this stick is available at

Revision C2 – USB ID 2001:3302

This version of the DWA-130 is automatically supported by the rtl8192su driver of the Linux kernel.

Revision D – USB ID 07d1:3a0f

This version of the DWA-130 uses an Atheros AR9001U-2NG chipset. This chipset is not automatically supported by the ar9170usb kernel driver.

Revision E – USB ID 07d1:3300

The version of the D-Link DWA-130 bases on the Realtek RTL8191SU chipset and has the USB ID 07d1:3300

Bus 001 Device 002: ID 07d1:3300 D-Link System DWA-130 802.11n Wireless N Adapter(rev.E) [Realtek RTL8191SU]

It is automatically recognized and fully supported by the Linux r8712u kernel driver:

usb 1-1: new high-speed USB device number 2 using xhci_hcd
usb 1-1: New USB device found, idVendor=07d1, idProduct=3300
usb 1-1: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3
usb 1-1: Product: 11n Adapter
usb 1-1: Manufacturer: Manufacturer Realtek
usb 1-1: SerialNumber: 00e0xxxxxxxx
usb 1-1: r8712u: USB_SPEED_HIGH with 4 endpoints
usb 1-1: r8712u: Boot from EFUSE: Autoload OK
usb 1-1: r8712u: CustomerID = 0x0006
usb 1-1: r8712u: MAC Address from efuse = 11:22:33:44:55:6
usb 1-1: r8712u: Loading firmware from "rtlwifi/rtl8712u.bin"

Identified Hardware Configurations (1 Result)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
Scan Date
Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS 4.2.0-34-generic - 26/03/2016

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