Contact Browser, Email Client, and OS Data

The Technology section on the Contact Details page allows you to view the following information about a contact:

Tip: To get to the Contact Details page for a contact, go to Contacts > Search, search for your contacts, and then click on the email address of the contact you want to view data/metrics for.
Contact Details: Technology
Data Description
Primary Browser

The primary browser metric represents primary browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc.) used by a contact. This includes mobile and non-mobile browsers.

Knowing which type of browser a contact is using can allow you to make browser specific design decisions in your emails.
Tip: You can create segments based on the primary browser data stored for contacts in your account. For more information on how to create segments based on primary browser data, see Create A Segment Based On The Browser Used By Contacts.
Mobile Browser

The mobile browser metric represents the mobile browser (Safari mobile, Android, Firefox mobile, etc.) used by a contact.

Knowing which type of mobile browser a contact is using can allow you to design decisions in your emails specific to a certain type of mobile browser.
Tip: You can create segments based on the mobile browser data stored for contacts in your account. For more information on how to create segments based on mobile browser data, see Create A Segment Based On The Mobile Browser Used By Contacts.
Primary Email Client

The primary email client metric represents primary email client (Microsoft Outlook, Mozilla Thunderbird, Apple Mail, etc.) used by the contact. This includes mobile and non-mobile email clients.

Knowing which type of email client a contact is using can allow you to design decisions in your emails specific to a certain type of email client.
Tip: You can create segments based on the primary email client data stored for contacts in your account. For more information on how to create segments based on primary email client data, see Create A Segment Based On The Email Client Used By Contacts.
Mobile Email Client

The mobile email client metric represents the mobile email client (Gmail mobile, Yahoo Mail for mobile, etc.) used by a contact.

Knowing which type of mobile email client a contact is using can allow you to design decisions in your emails specific to a certain type of mobile email client.
Tip: You can create segments based on the mobile email client data stored for contacts in your account. For more information on how to create segments based on mobile email client data, see Create A Segment Based On The Mobile Email Client Used By Contacts.
Operating System

The operating system (mobile or desktop) used by a contact (Mac OSX, Windows XP, Win7, Android, iOS, etc.)

You can create segments based on the operating system data stored for contacts in your account. For more information on how to create segments based on operating system data, see Create A Segment Based On The Operating System Used By Contacts.