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51Degrees Device Detection parses HTTP headers to return detailed hardware, operating system, browser, and crawler information for the devices used to access your website or service. This package retrieves device detection results by consuming the 51Degrees cloud service.

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51Degrees Device Detection Engines - Cloud

51Degrees v4 Device Detection Python

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From PyPi

pip install fiftyone-devicedetection-cloud

You can confirm this is working with the following micro-example.

  • Create a resource key for free with the 51Degrees configurator. This defines the properties you want to access.
  • On the 'implement' page of the configurator, copy the resource key and replace YOUR_RESOURCE_KEY in the example below. Save this as
  • Run the example with python
  • Feel free to try different user-agents and property values.
from fiftyone_devicedetection_cloud.devicedetection_cloud_pipelinebuilder import DeviceDetectionCloudPipelineBuilder
pipeline = DeviceDetectionCloudPipelineBuilder({"resource_key": "YOUR_RESOURCE_KEY"}).build()
fd = pipeline.create_flowdata()
fd.evidence.add("header.user-agent", "Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 12_2 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/605.1.15 (KHTML, like Gecko) Mobile/15E148")

For more in-depth examples, check out the examples page in the documentation.

From GitHub


If you've cloned the GitHub repository, you will be able to run the examples in the fiftyone_devicedetection_examples directory.


To run the tests use:

python -m unittest discover -s tests -p test*.py -b

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