WURFL Cloud


WURFL Cloud is simple to install and maintain. It provides developers with access to ScientiaMobile’s accurate, highly-available, cloud-based device detection service. Customers can query the WURFL device detection repository in real time to get the latest device data.


  • WURFL Cloud

Feature WURFL Cloud Lite WURFL Cloud
Capabilities 3 capabilities Additional 20 capabilities
Detections 5 thousand Base package of 5 million per month. Additional fee for each 1 million detections per month
Domains 1 IP, 1 domain 5 IPs, 3 domains
Use Case Mobile Web Optimization Mobile Web Optimization




Get An Account and Select the Device Capabilities You Want

It is easy to get up and running. Sign up for an account by clicking the buttons above. Once logged in, you can select from WURFL Cloud’s powerful device capabilities. Then, copy your API key; you will need to insert it into your client to authenticate and talk to our WURFL Cloud service.

Download The Open-Source Client for Your Platform

The following links will take you to the appropriate GitHub repository for your development environment: Java, PHP, .NET, Python, Ruby, Node.js, and Perl. We offer open-source clients so developers can smoothly integrate device detection into their own projects. With this open and flexible approach, developers can use the easy-to-maintain WURFL Cloud solution within their own project for mobile optimization purposes.

For more information on getting started, refer to the Getting Started Guide or our Cloud FAQ. Likewise, the readme included at Github for each platform provides detailed instructions and examples.

Terms and Conditions

WURFL Cloud is an excellent tool for mobile optimization of websites. However, its license precludes its use for web analytics. A superior tool for web analytics is WURFL InSight which:

  • Provides high-performance batch processing of User-Agents strings
  • Integrates directly into many Business Intelligence (BI) tools
  • Allows¬†you analyze trends in your mobile web traffic, identify opportunities, and pinpoint problems that are impacting your mobile users