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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 Q4 2018 data. Has the iPhone 8 made any impression at the top of the table yet? And what about the X?

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The most popular Android smartphones - 2019

The most used Android smartphones across the globe, based on Q4 2018 data. Has Samsung's dominance been challenged by Huawei, Motorola, or any other manufacturer?

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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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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 January 2019).

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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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Android v iOS market share 2019

We looked at 2018 data to see how the Android v iOS battlefield has developed over the last few years. Android is now the most popular mobile OS in Sweden, although it lost a massive 17.45% market share in Malaysia. Read on for more stats from across the globe.

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Apple's 2019 profit forecast - why are iPhones underperforming?

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19 Mobile Web Predictions for 2019

As 2018 draws to a close, let's take a look at what the next twelve months may bring to the world of smartphones, mobile advertising, the internet at large and everything in between.

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List of mobile browser User-Agent strings

In order to get an understanding of which mobile browsers use your site, you need to know their User-Agent strings. Here’s a handy list of UAs that you may want to use.

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iPhone fragmentation - why detecting the model is essential

With the release of the latest iPhones, we see a shift from relatively standardised device specifications, making content optimisation and accurate device detection even more crucial. Here's why it's important to know which iPhone is requesting your content.

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How DeviceAtlas detects iPhone models

Detecting iPhone models has always been a bit of a headache for companies working in the online space, mainly due to the fact that device model tokens are missing in the UAs. You won't find iPhone models in your Google Analytics dashboard. Here's how DeviceAtlas tackles this issue.

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Mobile OS popularity by US State

We dive into State-level data to see which mobile operating system is dominant across the United States, and if there are any correlations between Republican v Democrat and iOS v Android use.

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List of User Agent strings

Updated for 2018 - a list of User Agent strings for the most popular devices in use today. Including Android, iPhone, Windows, tablets, desktops, bots & crawlers, games consoles and more.

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Cryptomining digs deep into our batteries

Many websites have recently started using their visitors’ browsers to mine cryptocurrency. How does this affect the battery of the device being "co-opted" into the operation? We did some tests to find out.

How to detect the iPhone XR, XS and XS Max with DeviceAtlas

The latest iPhone models - the XR, XS and XS Max - are almost certain to be a success, with pre-orders already fulfilled. But how can you detect when these devices request your content, ensuring you give the user the best possible experience?

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How to detect the iPhone XR, XS and XS Max with DeviceAtlas

The latest iPhone models - the XR, XS and XS Max - are almost certain to be a success, with pre-orders already fulfilled. But how can you detect when these devices request your content, ensuring you give the user the best possible experience?

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Browsers that respect your privacy

Browser privacy, and privacy in general is a hot topic of late. We took a look at the big hitters as well as some of the more niche browsers out there to review what your privacy options are.

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The truth about ‘peak smartphone’

With many recent reports suggesting that we have reached ‘peak smartphone’, we thought it would be useful to take a look at some hard data to see if the facts line up with the opinion.

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The Physical Web is dead, long live the physical web

Launched in 2014, Google's Physical Web project promised much, but seems to have died a quiet death over the last few months. This post takes a look at what the technology promised, and the speed bumps it hit along the way that may ultimately prove to have derailed it.

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