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Devices from the frontier: the cable phone

At DeviceAtlas part of our role is to map out the device landscape so that our customers don't have to.

In performing this role we come across our fair share of curious devices. We post some of the more interesting of these on our blog. Today's device is a phone in a cable.

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DeviceAssure at the 2019 New York Cyber Security Summit

DeviceAssure was joined by industry leaders, security experts and government reps at the 2019 Cyber Security Summit in New York.

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Viewport, resolution, diagonal screen size and DPI for the most popular smartphones

Here is the resolution, screen size, DPI and Viewport for the most popular smartphones in use in 2019, as well as the most common diagonal screen size in 35 countries.

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Most used smartphone screen resolutions in 2019

Here are the most common smartphone screen resolutions by country in 2019, to help you better understand which are most popular around the world.

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The most popular Android smartphones - 2019

The most used Android smartphones across the globe, based on Q2 2019 data. Has Samsung's dominance been challenged by Xiaomi, Huawei, Motorola, or any other manufacturer?

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Mobile OS versions by country

Here are the most active mobile operating system versions across 36 countries. This shows us where mobile operators and manufacturers are most diligent in updating their customers' operating software.

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The most popular smartphones in 2019

The most popular smartphones around the world in 2019. We'll regularly update these statistics, giving you a snapshot of the most used devices wherever your users are.

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The most popular iPhones - 2019

The most used iPhones in 36 countries across the globe, based on Q2 2019 data. The iPhone 7 remains the most popular iOS device across the globe, but some countries already favour the newer models - the X, XS, XS Max and XR.

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Android v iOS market share 2019

We looked at 2019 data to see how the Android v iOS battlefield has developed over the last few years. Android had a great start to 2019, and now enjoys around 90% OS share in Egypt, India and Indonesia. Read on for more stats from across the globe.

Meet DeviceAtlas at Dmexco 2019 (11th - 12th September)

DeviceAtlas will be exhibiting at DMEXCO in Cologne once again this year. Come and see why the ad tech industry relies on our patented technology to power their platforms.

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Categorising IoT devices - endpoints, enablers and controllers

With the rate of growth in diversity of the IoT and connected devices, operators need deeper insight into the nature and capabilities of the terminals; this is what Device Map provides.

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Most common smartphone RAM by country

Knowing the RAM of a visiting device can be a crucial element in deciding how best to serve content to the user. Here's a list of the most used RAM specs across the globe to help you make the right choices (updated September 2019).

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The most popular mobile browsers

A well thought-out mobile strategy needs to take into account many characteristics of mobile users’ behaviour. With some analysis of mobile traffic from websites powered by DeviceAtlas, we can shed some light on the most popular mobile browsers in the largest markets.

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How to improve app monetization (improved ad targeting)

Let's take a brief look at the advertising ecosystem and how it interacts with devices, and how app creators can improve their ad targeting to increase their returns.

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Building your own device detection solution

Creating your own internal device detection solution using PHP and Regex is possible, but is it worth the effort? Here are the pro's and con's.

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How regularly do people upgrade their smartphones?

While most popular smartphones get an upgrade each year, not all users feel the need or benefit to upgrade annually. How often do people splash the cash on a newer model? We investigate our data to find the answer.

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5G and eSim - two new properties added to DeviceAtlas

We've added two new device properties to the DeviceAtlas offering - 5G and eSIM. Now, you can identify when a visiting device has 5G capability or features eSIM support.

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What is a "device graph", and how can device intelligence enhance it?

Knowing the various steps to conversion is great, of course, but what if you could also know the exact specifications of each device along the way?

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Why device detection is essential for cloud gaming services

Cloud gaming is set to revolutionize the world of video entertainment, providing the hardware and connection are up to scratch. How can device detection help providers ensure a quality user experience regardless of the device?

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The most used smartphone GPU - 2019

Here are the most common GPUs in use today. Understanding a smartphone's hardware capabilities is a vital step in decisions around content richness, enabling you to give users the best possible experience.

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