Introducing the new Driver app, your partner on the road
The new Driver app helps you earn smarter with real-time information. Easier to use and more reliable, the app now supports you—like a partner—at every turn.
Get alerts on where to drive when it's busy
Tap opportunities on your map to find more trips nearby, and ask the app to guide you there.
Know your next move
The status bar at the bottom of your map screen will let you know when you’re in a busy area. That way, you can make an informed decision on whether to stay or keep driving.
Track your earnings at a glance
Easily track your progress toward your daily and weekly earning goals. You can also access your earning summaries with just a tap.
How to track earnings: tap the fare icon on your map screen, then swipe right and left to explore your earnings.
Plan your day with ease
See hourly trends, set preferences, and view promotions—all in one place.
How to find Trip Planner: tap the arrow icon on the lower left corner of your map screen. For delivery partners, this feature will be coming soon to your app.
Rely on the app even when you lose service
Lost your connection? You can still start and end trips, no matter what happens.
Stay up to date
Get messages about everything from upcoming events and earning opportunities to information about your account and new features.
How to find Notifications: anytime you have new messages, a badge will appear on your photo in the top right corner of your map screen. Tap to read them.
Learn how to use the app
Whether it’s your first trip or your 100th, you now have a go-to resource filled with tips and informative videos.
How to find Driver App Basics: tap your photo in the top right of your map screen. Then tap Help above Account.
How the Driver app works
The Driver app is always available. So whenever you’re ready to drive or deliver, open the app and tap GO.
Accepting trip and delivery requests
Once online, you’ll automatically begin to receive requests in your area. Your phone will sound. Swipe to accept.
The app makes it easy to find your customer and navigate to their destination.
Earnings with every trip
See how much you’ve made after each trip, and track your progress toward your daily and weekly earnings goals. Earnings automatically transfer to your bank account every week.
Riders and drivers, plus other customers, will be asked to provide feedback on every trip.
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 Type Minimum Configuration Android Version Android 6.0 and newer Sim Slots Only one (Single) sim slot NO dual sim devices RAM Minimum Ram of 2 GB Processor Brand Two Approved processor brands. Snapdragon Mediatek Minimum Processor Model Snapdragon Model:630 Mediatek Model:Helio P Series - P10 Processor Cores Minimum of an 8 Core processor also referred to as Octa Core Processor Speed (GHz) Minimum processor speed of 2 GHZ Benchmark Score Minimum GeekBench Score 4.1 - 600 (Single core) 4000 (multi core) Screen Size Minimum screen size of 4.7 Inch / 60.9 cm2 Location Hardware Device must have both A-GPS and GLONASS chips internally
- Banned devices
Operating System Make Model Android TECNO CF7 Tecno Camon 11 Android iPhone6,1 Apple Iphone 5s (2013) Android Infinix X5515 Infinix Smart 2 Android VFD 301 Vodafone VFD 301 Android DRA-LX2 Huawei Y5 (2018) Android Infinix X624B Infinix HOT 7 Android SM-J250F Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro (2018) Android SM-G925F Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Android SAMSUNG-SM-G900A Samsung Galaxy S5 Android Nokia 2 Nokia 2 Android SM-G900V Samsung Galaxy S5 Android Infinix X608 Infinix Hot 6 Pro Android HUAWEI TIT-U02 HUAWEI Y6 Pro Android DUB-LX1 Huawei Y7 2019 Android SM-J320H Samsung Galaxy J3 Android SM-J111F Galaxy J1 Ace Neo Android SM-G930F Samsung Galaxy S7 (2016) Android TECNO WX3P Tecno WX3 Pro Android SM-J701F Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt Android Cosmos V13 Hotwav Cosmos V13 Android SM-T285 Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7.0 (2016) Android itel P32 ITEL P32 Android Infinix X606 Infinix Hot 6 Android SM-A105F Samsung Galaxy A10 Android Infinix_X521 Infinix Hot S Android TECNO CA7 Tecno Camon 7 Android TECNO CA6 Tecno Camon Android SM-G930V Samsung Galaxy S7
- Other device costs
- Minimum of 2GB per of data a month
- Airtime: You will need airtime to occasionally call riders
Feature availability may vary based on your city and region.