4 Steps - Download, Unzip, Include, Go Mobile with PHP
Add mobile device detection to PHP the easy way with 51Degrees.mobi. No cloud services, no external plug-ins, all Mozilla Public Licence source code. It's a great alternative to WURFL or DeviceAtlas.
Step 1 - Download the Zip file from SourceForge.
Step 2 - Unzip the file into a directory of your choice within your project.
Step 3 - Then add the following code to your PHP page file:
(It is recommended for performance purposes that these lines are included after a session_start();)
Step 4 - Get the details about the device that is accessing your site with code like this:
if ($_51d[‘IsMobile’] == TRUE)
//Start coding for a mobile device here.
Read the full user guide on our web site.
- No cloud service required - Free
- No external PHP plug-ins needed
- Mozilla Public Licence 2.0 licenced
- Supported by a freemium business model
- Simple to setup
- ASP and .NET available at Codeplex
no trouble to install and run, works nicely.
Reliable and stable, thanks fiftyone
Fast and simple.
This service is fantastic. It's easy to use, reliable, powerful, feature-rich and developer-friendly. Copy the files, add the reference and bingo, you can detect the type of device accessing your site. Well done 51Degrees!