Library to detect the browser and all its info (OS, Platform, ...)

1.0.0-alpha2 2013-04-18 00:53 UTC


#Sail\UserAgent This Library detect the browser and all its informations, such as the browser name and version, the OS and the platform. It uses Dependency Injection to load a Parser library, so you can choose the level of details you need from the detection.


  • Parser\Simple, it detects the common browsers (Chrome, Safari, Firefox, MSIE), the basic OS (OS X, iOS, Windows, Linux), it detects the device (iPhone,iPad,Android Phone) and the type of useragent (browser, mobile browser, mailer, spider).
  • Parser\UAS, it detects all the browser listed in using the UAS PHP Api.
  • Parser\Quick (in progress), it detect the browser name and the device computer, iphone, ipad, generic mobile.

Quick Start

Install with composer:

    "require": {
        "sail/useragent": "dev-master"

create an index.php file:


require "vendor/autoload.php";

use Sail\UserAgent;
use Sail\Parser\Simple;

// test chrome
$ua_string = "Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10_8_2) AppleWebKit/537.17 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/24.0.1312.56 Safari/537.17";

$ua = new Useragent($ua_string);
$ua->pushParser(new Simple());

echo "<pre>";
$info = $ua->getInfo();