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Your Uber Device

Approved 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.

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

Banned devices for the Uber app

Operating SystemMakeModel
AndroidTecnoTecno Spark K7 (2017)
AndroidTecnoTechno Mobile - TECNO WX3 (2017)
AndroidTecnoTecno Boom J8 (2016)
AndroidTecnoTechno Mobile - W2 (2017)
AndroidSamsungSamsung Galaxy J1 Ace (2015)
AndroidTecnoTecno Camon CM (2018)
AndroidTecnoTecno Camon CX (C10) (2017)
AndroidTecnoTECNO Camon CX Air (2017)
AndroidTecnoTecno Y3+ (2016)
AndroidTecnoTecno Y6 (2016)
AndroidTecnoTecno Camon C5 (2015)
AndroidTecnoTecno W3 LTE (2017)
IOSAppleApple iphone 6 (2014)
AndroidItelitel s12 (2017)
AndroidTecnotecno w4 (2017)
AndroidTecnotecno w4 (2017)
AndroidSamsungSamsung Galaxy J7 Prime (2016)
IOSAppleApple iPad Air 2 (2014)
IOSAppleApple iphone 5s (2013)
AndroidSamsungSamsung Galaxy J2 (2016)
AndroidTecnoTecno f2 (2018)
AndroidSamsungSamsung Galaxy Note II (2012)
AndroidTecnoTecno Camon C9 (2017)
AndroidMagnusMagnus Bravo Z11 (2018)
AndroidSamsungSamsung Galaxy S6 edge (2015)
AndroidSamsungSamsung Galaxy S7 edge (2016)
AndroidSamsungSamsung Galaxy J7 (2017)
AndroidTecnoTecno Boom J5 (2015)
IOSAppleApple Iphone 6s (2015)
AndroidInfinixInfinix Note 4 (2017)

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