At times, when you connect your Android Device to your computer, it doesn’t show up or computer doesn’t detect it. The reason for this is that you may have not installed Android USB Drivers for your device in your computer or mac. You can install your respective device’s USB Drivers from the links given below and you’ll be able to use the device for development purposes like transferring media content or files to your device, Rooting your device, Unlocking bootloader etc.
It is recommended that you download and install your device’s USB Drivers in your Computer or Mac before proceeding with any development task you want to perform on your device. Although, USB Drivers can be downloaded from the official websites of the Manufacturers of devices, we have compiled a list below which contains Android USB Drivers for popular Android Device Manufacturers.
Download Android USB Drivers for Windows:
Motorola: Download Motorola USB Drivers (Motorola Device Manager).
- HTC MediaPad 10 FHD: Download Drivers.
- For device specific drivers, go to LG website > Search for product > Resources > Download driver.
- Nexus 7: Download Nexus 7 USB Drivers.
SONY: Sony offers USB drivers and tools for Windows and Mac.
- For Windows: Download Sony PC Companion (drivers included).
- For Mac: Download Sony Bridge for Mac (drivers included).
ZTE: Download ZTE USB Driver.
DELL: Download DELL USB Drivers (device specific).
Fujitsu: Download Fujitsu USB Drivers.
Download Android USB Drivers for Mac
For Mac, it is very easy to connect your Android device and start transferring content easily to it. All you need is the Android File Transfer app that would let you do all this.