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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.

For drivers

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.

For drivers and delivery partners

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.

For drivers and delivery partners

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.

For drivers and delivery partners

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.

For drivers and delivery partners

Rely on the app even when you lose service

Lost your connection? You can still start and end trips, no matter what happens.

For drivers and delivery partners

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.

For drivers and delivery partners

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

Going online

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.

Turn-by-turn directions

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.

Rating system

Riders and drivers, plus other customers, will be asked to provide feedback on every trip.

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.

  • 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
  • Operating SystemMakeModel
    AndroidInfinix X559CInfinix Hot 5 2017
    AndroidTECNO CX AirTecno Camon CX Air
    AndroidTECNO Camon CXTECNO Camon CX 2017
    AndroidInfinix NOTE 3Infinix NOTE 3 2016
    AndroidTECNO LA7TECNO Pouvoir 2
    AndroidInfinix X510Infinix Hot 2 2015
    AndroidInfinix S2 ProInfinix S2 Pro 2017
    AndroidNokia 1Nokia 1 2018
    AndroidNEON_RAYSafaricom Neo Ray LTE
    AndroidInfinix X5010Infinix Smart 2017
    AndroidSM-J120HSamsung Galaxy J1 2016
    AndroidSM-J106HSamsung Galaxy Mini Prime 2016
    AndroidInfinix_X521Infinix Hot S
    AndroidW_K300SWiko Jerry 3 w_k300 2018
    AndroidTECNO L8 LiteTECNO L8 Lite 2019
    AndroidNokia 3.1Nokia 3.1 Plus 2018
    AndroidTECNO SA6STECNO S6 2017
    AndroidALE-L21Huawei P8 Lite 2015
    AndroidINFINIX-X551Infinix Hot Note 2019
    AndroidMRD-LX1FHuawei Y6 2019
    AndroidInfinix-X600Infinix Note 2 2019
    AndroidTECNO W1TECNO W1 2017
    AndroidiPhone8,1Apple iPhone 8
    AndroidCPH1723Oppo F5
    AndroidSM-J530FSamsung Galaxy J5 2017
    AndroidTECNO B1TECNO B1
    AndroidInfinix Zero 3Infinix Zero 3 X552 2016
    IOSiPhone6,1Apple Iphone 5s (2013)
    IOSiPhone7,1Apple iPhone 7
    • Minimum of 2GB per of data a month
    • Airtime: You will need airtime to occasionally call riders