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Install Realtek 8723DE WiFi module & Bluetooth drivers for Linux

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Realtek 8723DE WIFI & BLUETOOTH DRIVERS

Realtek doesn’t provide Linux drivers for Laptops with 8723DE chipset. HP Notebook 15-BS573 laptop is one of those laptops. To use the WiFi and Bluetooth module you need to manually install the ported version of drivers. Follow the steps below to install these drivers.

Wifi and bluetooth drivers

WiFi Drivers

Steps:

  1. Open Terminal.
  2. sudo apt update && sudo apt install git dkms
  3. cd Downloads
  4. git clone -b extended --single-branch https://github.com/lwfinger/rtlwifi_new.git
  5. cd rtlwifi_new
  6. Use dkms to build and manage the modules:
  7. :~/Downloads/rtlwifi_new$ sudo dkms add ../rtlwifi_new
    :~/Downloads/rtlwifi_new$ sudo dkms build rtlwifi-new/0.6 
    :~/Downloads/rtlwifi_new$ sudo dkms install rtlwifi-new/0.6
    :~/Downloads/rtl-new/rtlwifi_new$ sudo modprobe -v rtl8723de ant_sel=2
  8. sudo /bin/sh -c 'echo "options rtl8723de ant_sel=2" >> /etc/modprobe.d/rtl8723de.conf'

Now you have installed WIFI drivers. You can use WiFi after a reboot.

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Bluetooth Drivers

Steps:

  1. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hanipouspilot/bluetooth
  2. sudo apt update
  3. sudo apt install btrtl-rtl8723de-dkms
  4. reboot

Bluetooth will work normally from then.

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Written by Sumit Paul

Self-motivated Blogger. Very much fascinated by tech stuffs especially softwares.

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