Through smartphones, tablets, and other portable devices, mobile has overtaken desktop as the leading source of internet traffic. IPinfo’s API allows resolution of IP address to carrier, and our database provides information on every mobile IP’s carrier name, country code, and network code.
Identifying mobile users by their IP address allows for a level of detection that can be more reliable than other common methods, such as by reading their browser’s user-agent. Our mobile network IP data is updated at least once per month and can be accessed via an API endpoint or as a direct download.
Websites that provide mobile services or advertising benefit greatly by properly serving their mobile IP traffic—IPinfo’s IP-to-carrier API helps our customers do just that.