Features And Elements To Consider While Building The Uber Clone App Of The Future

Building The Uber Clone App Of The Future
Some years back when Uber had just entered the market, every other taxi and transport firms thought of replicating its business model and they did it. But one thing these firms forgot to do what Uber did is to consistently innovate and overhaul the technology and the app. On-demand businesses itself is a technologically updated and innovative version of an existing business. So, an on-demand modeled business should be regularly reworked to sustain in the long run. And Uber-like taxi business is no different.

In the on-demand taxi business, the only variable that connects all the stakeholders is the mobile app. So, building the app for the future can have a profound effect on the overall business.

This technological overhaul not only suits for the on-demand taxi apps, but also for the taxi dispatch software. Although the on-demand taxi and taxi dispatch are poles apart, taxi dispatch system is more and more becoming like the on-demand system. Before going deep into the elements to consider while building the Uber clone, let me provide some features and factors that have very good scope for a revamp.

Payment Option

The trust between the customer and the service provider lies in the payment system. So, make the payment gateway as simple as possible and hassle-free. Apart from the admin and the customer, the driver is also one of the stakeholders and his commission should be also transparent. You can integrate UPI in the payment system so that any transaction is done directly with the bank.

Latest payment systems are highly scalable and tightly secure. So, there is no way a breach can happen. Availability of more payment options to choose from can be effective in the future.

Incorporate The Latest Trend

The smartphones used by people are always updated with the latest OS and failure to build the app to support the latest OS can be detrimental to business. The Uber clone scripts you use should have latest APIs, maps, data analytics tools, AI chatbots, etc. And doing this is always easy with the Uber clone scripts.

More Localized

The Uber app is not the same in India and the US. They have carefully crafted the app to suit the local community taking into account the cultural diversity. This is very important if you are operating in more than one region. The Uber clone, as I said before can be customized easily and when I say it should suit the local region, it also means that everything from UI/UX to payment system must be altered.

The Uber clone should be molded in such a way to be inclined with the user's expectation.

Enough said about the features overhaul. Now we can see some of the elements you should consider before developing the Uber clone keeping in mind the future.

Customer Experience

At the end of the day, customer satisfaction is all that matters. So, Uber clone should be focused on customers. Right from opening the app to giving rating and review at the end of the ride, the customers should feel easy. So, take customer experience as your top priority before developing the futuristic Uber clone app.

Facing The Competitors

Reverse engineering and analyzing the competitor has always yielded good results. It is okay to replicate the best-known factor of your competitor. Sometimes, they may have applied the latest tech to their system or tech that is well ahead of the time. Knowing this and rightly adopting it to your Uber clone app can make wonders.

Showing The Advancement

There may be umpteen advancement incorporated in the Uber clone app. But, it is necessary for you to showcase it to the users. After that, get feedback from the users and again revise the advancements made to assess whether it is really necessary.

Development Team

Even before thinking of developing the Uber clone app for the future, you should assess the skill set of the development team. Check whether they are up to date with latest advancements and if the answer is negative, reskill them. Most of the Uber clones used are developed by the third party solution providers and it may not be difficult for them to reskill their team.

Value Addition

Overhauling the Uber clone app requires a lot of time and effort and the result should be worth the time and effort. Check for value addition during the whole process of revamping. It is better to avoid some variables even though it is in line with the latest trend since the value added is zero. The value added can be assessed during the test run and feedback from the clients.


There are many elements to keep in mind during the Uber clone app development for the future. But, the above points are more important from the development point of view. Also, be wary of the costs and resources required to do all these and it should not outshoot the benefits derived from the app revamp.

AUTHOR_NAMEAbout the Author:
I'm Divya working at Uplogic Technologies Pvt Ltd,Uplogic technologies as a leading producer of mobile app and web app solutions in the market. We serve many entrepreneurs in their business globally. Uplogic’s primary focus is developing android apps, iPhone/iPad apps, and cross-platform apps for on-demand business models like taxi booking, online food delivery, taxi dispatching solutions, and many more services. Our top selling products are SpotnRides and SpotnEats, which are related to the on-demand industry. The Unique selling proposition of ours is providing free after sale support and customization for some time on all our projects. Our satisfied clientele base is a result of the work by our dedicated development team and our commitment towards technology.
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