user agent based device type sniffer tablet||phone||tv||desktop
User agent based device type sniffer tablet||mobile||desktop||tv. Based almost wholely on the matching code from the npm package express-device by rguerreiro
var deviceType = require'ua-device-type';deviceType'Mozilla/5.0 "+"(Linux; Android 4.1.1; Nexus 7 Build/JRO03S) "+"AppleWebKit/535.19 (KHTML, like Gecko) "+"Chrome/18.0.1025.166 Safari/535.19' === "tablet"// true
deviceType(user agent string, [optional options])
options is an object
- if no user agent is passed or the user agent is empty this option will be returned.
- defaults to "desktop"
- instead of "phone" if unknown the value if this option will be returned
- defaults to "phone"
- instead of "bot" the value of this option will be returned.
Special thanks to rguerreiro author of https://github.com/rguerreiro/express-device who tracked down the device matching code from https://github.com/bjankord/Categorizr
I needed to use this without using express. its a small lib so i bundled it up for all to enjoy.