4/2/2019 3:00 PM
Apple iOS 12.2 degrades device detection accuracy
iOS 12.2 removes the GPU model name
The new Apple iOS update has disabled a common GPU based method of achieving precise model granularity.
10/2/2018 12:59 PM
51Degrees User Agent Analysis Oct 2018 - New Apples on the Block
51Degrees shares popular User Agent examples including iPhone XS/XS Max
This blog shares the latest 51Degrees User-Agent Analysis including User-Agent examples from the latest Smartphones and Tablets. Currently, we have over 51,000 device models in our database.
6/14/2018 2:16 PM
51Degrees User Agent Analysis - June 2018
Popular User Agents detected including Smartphones, MediaHubs and Consoles
This blog shares the latest 51Degrees User Agent Analysis including User Agent examples from Smartphones, MediaHubs and Consoles. Currently, we have over 50,000 device models in our database.
10/16/2017 9:25 AM
Apple Sub-Versions Update
As part of our continual improvement programme we would like to take this opportunity to inform our customers of an improvement we are making in the near future.
9/20/2017 8:30 AM
Website Optimisation for Apple devices - iPad and iPhone
In 2015 we released a detailed blog on Device Detection for Apple iPhone and iPad. Since then Apple has released many more devices. Identifying Apple devices can be challenging and when putting plans in place to optimise websites for mobile devices like Apple, companies have two choices. Try and run a solution internally or simply have 51Degrees do the work for you with the added benefits of the Apple device properties we provide in our data files.
7/10/2017 9:56 AM
Apple's Macintosh OS - macOS and OS X?
During the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) In June 2016, Craig Federighi, Apples senior VP of software engineering, announced that Apple's desktop operating system will now go by the name of macOS (codename: Sierra).
5/15/2017 9:58 AM
Detect Apple iPhone Model Numbers and User-Agents
51Degrees property: HardwareModelVariants
We recently touched on model numbers within Android User-Agent strings for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+. This week we look closer at User-Agent strings for the Apple iPhone 7.
9/13/2016 9:55 AM
Weekly Data Update & iPhone 7
Apple fans rejoice, the next iteration of the iPhone is here. After months of speculation a few days ago Apple officially unveiled the iPhone 7 to the eagerly awaiting press. These new devices can already be detected in our world leading device intelligence, today we'll take a quick look at what the public will get with the latest Apple smartphone.
3/22/2016 2:49 PM
Brand new devices from Apple
iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro
7/8/2015 5:00 PM
Device Detection for Apple iPhone and iPad
Which techniques to use and avoid
51Degrees data analysis team stress tested a range of real iPhone and iPad devices, both old and new using all the major web browsers in order to determine if CPU stress testing is a viable additional method to identify iPhone and iPad models alongside User-Agent analysis, screen information and WebGL API
The full results are available for download along with the analysis of the differences between each device and browser.