Device Detection

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Data team

7/6/2022 5:00 PM

Expected differences between 51Degrees V3 and V4

Don’t panic if you see different detection results!

Our users who are upgrading from Version 3 to Version 4 can expect performance differences between the two. It’s worth noting that these differences are not necessarily a cause for concern – we discuss why in this blog.

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Products Team

2/14/2022 1:00 PM

51Degrees WordPress plugin for developers

Advanced uses of our Optimize by Device & Location plugin

In our previous blog, we spoke about the key features and practical benefits that can be achieved with our new Optimize by Device & Location WordPress plugin. But for the web developers out there, our plugin can be further adapted to your needs.

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Marketing

2/7/2022 11:10 AM

51Degrees WordPress plugin for marketers

Expand your analytics data with our new WordPress plugin

You’ve probably used Google Analytics at least once. It’s a great starting point – it’s free and is a good introduction to your audience demographics, but it’s not that detailed. That’s where we come in. Our new WordPress plugin can enhance your analytics reporting with more detail on your website visitors.

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51Degrees

1/13/2022 5:00 PM

Windows 11 is only detectable with User Agent Client Hints

We’re disappointed that Microsoft communicated their sudden change so poorly

In a surprise decision by Microsoft, Windows 11 does not have an associated User Agent string and can only be detected with User Agent Client Hints. It’s interesting that Microsoft has decided to implement an experimental feature that has yet to go through the Web standards process.

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Products Team

9/21/2021 3:30 PM

Dual screens on foldable smartphones

Foldable smartphones with multiple screens pose no problem to our Device Detection

It seems that foldable phones are not just a fad. With multiple screens offering the benefits of both a tablet and portable smartphone, their popularity is starting to rise. Which is why we upgraded our real-time data services to support the dual screen feature, exclusive to foldable phones.

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Kirstin R

8/23/2021 4:30 PM

How to filter bots from your analytics platform with User Agent data

Using User Agent data as a starting point, you can investigate unusual website traffic spikes

For many marketers, bots can wreak havoc on your website traffic reporting. There are a few good guides out there to help you filter out crawlers from your analytics platform, but they don’t always solve the problem. So, we came up with our own solution.

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51Degrees

3/3/2021 5:00 PM

What is Device Detection and why should you be using it

Not sure if Device Detection is the right fit for your company? We talk about how it all works and why your company needs it in this article.

In 2021, an optimized website is imperative for digital success. With our Device Detection solution, you can give your visitors a tailored experience. We talk more on what is Device Detection, how can it enhance your online presence, and so much more!

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51Degrees

2/17/2021 4:00 PM

Ahead of the curve for Video Player Support

This is the second part of a series discussing our device detection properties. In this blog, we talk about codecs and our video player support.

As leaders in the device detection industry, we always keep up to date with the latest requirements. We delve deeper into what our Data Team do to maintain our video player support.

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51Degrees

2/17/2021 4:00 PM

What is window.devicePixelRatio?

The first in a series, this blog will delve deeper into some of our device detection properties. First up, we have PixelRatio.

Our world-class Data Team are exceptional at maintaining a quality device database. Let's find out more on what the team do for the window.devicePixelRatio property.

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51Degrees

12/14/2020 5:00 PM

'Tis the Season for eCommerce and 51Degrees

eCommerce is experiencing record breaking sales this holiday season! A majority of Christmas shoppers will be shopping online through their mobile devices.

This article talks about the rise in eCommerce sales this holiday season. With in-store retail sales dipping, there’s heavier emphasis on online shopping. Keep up with the Christmas shopping mania, ensure your website is ready and optimized for mobile.