Utility that can be used to determine if the user is on an iPhone or iPad



This is a revamped version of DeviceType 1.2 but with a much more simplified and streamlined process.

Free to Use

This shortcut was developed for use in YOUR shortcuts. In other words, please feel free to use it as much as you want! Please consider leaving a credit such as: "DeviceType 2 created by @medicalshortcuts. Download from RoutineHub at"

Installation and Use Instructions

Below is an image that details the installation and use instructions in your shortcut. Before starting, please make sure:
  • You are running Shortcuts version 2.1
  • You have already installed DeviceType2
  • If you previously used DeviceType 1.2 that you have deleted "DeviceType" from your iOS device.
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Additional Options

1. When running DeviceType2 you may also de-select "Show while running" if you want to make this process happen in the background.

Latest Release Notes

2.0 - Nov. 3, 2018, 10:59 p.m.

Original 2.0 release with dictionary support and easier implementation!