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Your Uber Device

Recommended devices

Owning your own Smartphone and Data Sim Card means that you will have access to email, internet, whatsapp and other communication channels – all key tools needed to manage your business. Having your own device is a necessity to operate on the Uber platform as it is essential for all partners and drivers to have access to these communication channels.

Uber Partner App

Minimum requirements for your device

Hardware TypeMinimum Configuration
Android VersionAndroid 6.0 and newer
Sim SlotsOnly one (Single) sim slot NO dual sim devices
RAMMinimum Ram of 2 GB
Processor BrandTwo Approved processor brands. Snapdragon Mediatek
Minimum Processor ModelSnapdragon Model:630 Mediatek Model:Helio P Series - P10
Processor CoresMinimum of an 8 Core processor also referred to as Octa Core
Processor Speed (GHz)Minimum processor speed of 2 GHZ
Benchmark ScoreMinimum GeekBench Score 4.1 - 600 (Single core) 4000 (multi core)
Screen SizeMinimum screen size of 4.7 Inch / 60.9 cm2
Location HardwareDevice must have both A-GPS and GLONASS chips internally

Uber Partner App

Banned devices

Operating SystemMakeModel
AndroidTECNO CF7Tecno Camon 11
AndroidiPhone6,1Apple Iphone 5s (2013)
AndroidInfinix X5515Infinix Smart 2
AndroidVFD 301Vodafone VFD 301
AndroidDRA-LX2Huawei Y5 (2018)
AndroidInfinix X624BInfinix HOT 7
AndroidSM-J250FSamsung Galaxy J2 Pro (2018)
AndroidSM-G925FSamsung Galaxy S6 Edge
AndroidSAMSUNG-SM-G900ASamsung Galaxy S5
AndroidNokia 2Nokia 2
AndroidSM-G900VSamsung Galaxy S5
AndroidInfinix X608Infinix Hot 6 Pro
AndroidDUB-LX1Huawei Y7 2019
AndroidSM-J320HSamsung Galaxy J3
AndroidSM-J111FGalaxy J1 Ace Neo
AndroidSM-G930FSamsung Galaxy S7 (2016)
AndroidTECNO WX3PTecno WX3 Pro
AndroidSM-J701FSamsung Galaxy J7 Nxt
AndroidCosmos V13Hotwav Cosmos V13
AndroidSM-T285Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2016)
Androiditel P32ITEL P32
AndroidInfinix X606Infinix Hot 6
AndroidSM-A105FSamsung Galaxy A10
AndroidInfinix_X521Infinix Hot S
AndroidTECNO CA7Tecno Camon 7
AndroidTECNO CA6Tecno Camon
AndroidSM-G930VSamsung Galaxy S7

Other device costs

  • Minimum of 2GB per of data a month
  • Airtime: You will need airtime to occasionally call riders

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