How to Get Browser Name and Version in Angular?

By Hardik Savani | May 2, 2020 | Category : Angular

Hi Dev,

In this short tutorial we will cover an angular get browser name and version. This article goes in detailed on angular get browser name. i would like to show you angular detect browser name. i would like to share with you get browser name in angular. Here, Creating a basic example of get browser version angular.

I will give you very simple example of getting browser name and version in angular. you can easily use this example in angular 6, angular 7, angular 8, angular 9, angular 10 and angular 11 version for detect browser name and version.

in this example i created two functions one is myBrowser() for check browser name and another is getBrowserVersion() for check browser version.

Let's see simple example and use in your app


import { Component, OnInit } from '@angular/core';


selector: 'my-app',

templateUrl: './app.component.html',

styleUrls: [ './app.component.css' ]


export class AppComponent implements OnInit {

name = 'Angular';

ngOnInit() {




myBrowser() {

if((navigator.userAgent.indexOf("Opera") || navigator.userAgent.indexOf('OPR')) != -1 ) {

return 'Opera';

}else if(navigator.userAgent.indexOf("Chrome") != -1 ){

return 'Chrome';

}else if(navigator.userAgent.indexOf("Safari") != -1){

return 'Safari';

}else if(navigator.userAgent.indexOf("Firefox") != -1 ) {

return 'Firefox';

}else if((navigator.userAgent.indexOf("MSIE") != -1 ) || (!!document.documentMode == true )){

return 'IE';

} else {

return 'unknown';




var userAgent= navigator.userAgent, tem,

matchTest= userAgent.match(/(opera|chrome|safari|firefox|msie|trident(?=\/))\/?\s*(\d+)/i) || [];


tem= /\brv[ :]+(\d+)/g.exec(userAgent) || [];

return 'IE '+(tem[1] || '');


if(matchTest[1]=== 'Chrome'){

tem= userAgent.match(/\b(OPR|Edge)\/(\d+)/);

if(tem!= null) return tem.slice(1).join(' ').replace('OPR', 'Opera');


matchTest= matchTest[2]? [matchTest[1], matchTest[2]]: [navigator.appName, navigator.appVersion, '-?'];

if((tem= userAgent.match(/version\/(\d+)/i))!= null) matchTest.splice(1, 1, tem[1]);

return matchTest.join(' ');





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I hope it can help you...

Hardik Savani
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