5/4/2018 3:00 PM

Device Detection the 51Degrees Way

51Degrees versus ScientiaMobile's WURFL and the importance of primary data sources

Here at 51Degrees, we pride ourselves on the accuracy of our data and as such research our device information using trusted vendor sources, unlike ScientiaMobile.



3/8/2016 11:04 AM

Device Update With LG G5

As per usual for this time of year, there is a lot of new mobile hardware. We have just seen the tail end of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 and in less than two weeks time, CeBIT in Hannover, Germany is also on the horizon. Before we get there, we have got a few more interesting handsets from MWC to take a look at.



2/22/2016 1:00 PM

Mobile World Congress 2016

Day 1

Now that Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 in Barcelona is well underway, we're going to have a quick look at some of the biggest announcements in the mobile industry so far. If you're at MWC and you'd like to meet the 51Degrees team you can find us in Hall 8, Stand UW 7.6, we look forward to seeing you there!



1/27/2016 12:26 PM

Device Data Budget Tablet Update

Last week we looked at Google's latest and first ever high-end tablet offering, the Pixel C. This week we're staying with the tablet theme but moving to more affordable waters with devices from Lenovo and LG.



12/2/2015 10:29 AM

LG's new V series Flagship


This week we investigate the new LG V10, the first handset coming from LG's new V series device lineup. The LG V10 smartphone is now finally available in European markets after a short exclusive period in South Korea, LG's home country.


Data Team

6/18/2015 10:57 AM

Device Data Update & News

Device Data Update and a Peek at Two Newly Added Devices

The latest Data Team device data update blog. Providing the latest numbers on the 51Degrees database and a look at two new devices that have been added to the database.


Data Team

6/8/2015 11:50 AM

51Degrees Mobile Analytics has been updated

Examples of charts you can produce using our analytics tool

Based on data we've gathered, our analytics tool provides information about the behaviour of devices accessing website. The insight this brings helps you optimize the user experience for the most popular devices.


Data Team

4/27/2015 12:03 PM

SupportsPhoneCalls property added

New & existing devices now with the new property

This week our data team have been working on bringing the new property of Supports phone call. This will be displayed as TRUE or FALSE letting you know if the device is capable of making regular phone calls using SIM and not over the internet.



4/7/2015 4:20 PM

Browsing the web from a smartwatch

How many of them can browse independently?

It seems that the major phone makers have decided now is the time for us to all buy smart watches but what do they actually do for the consumer. They are supposed to make our lives easier by placing all the information that we were getting from our pocket and phones on to our wrist. But will this effect the way we browse the Internet?



8/1/2014 10:11 AM

Windows Phone Web Traffic from Nokia Devices in 2014

Chart Of The Week

This Chart of the Week re-visits one of the older blog posts concerning global web traffic originating from Windows Phone devices. We look at how things have changed since August 2013 for the 5 top Windows Phone manufacturers: Nokia, HTC, Samsung, Huawei and LG.