Instance Property

modelID

The model ID of the device.

Declaration

var modelID: String { get }

Discussion

The value of this property is an identifier unique to all devices of the same model. The value is persistent across device connections and disconnections, and across different systems. For example, the model ID of the camera built in to two identical iPhone models will be the same even though they are different physical devices.

See Also

Inspecting Device Characteristics

var uniqueID: String

An ID unique to the model of device corresponding to the receiver.

var manufacturer: String

A human-readable string describing the manufacturer of the device.

var localizedName: String

A localized, human-readable name for the receiver.

var isConnected: Bool

Indicates whether the device is currently connected.

var isVirtualDevice: Bool

A Boolean value that indicates whether the device is a virtual device consisting of two or more physical devices.

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var deviceType: AVCaptureDevice.DeviceType

The general type of the device, such as a built-in microphone or wide-angle camera.

var constituentDevices: [AVCaptureDevice]

An array of physical devices comprising a virtual device.

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var lensAperture: Float

The size of the lens diaphragm.

var position: AVCaptureDevice.Position

Indicates the physical position of the device hardware on the system.

func hasMediaType(AVMediaType) -> Bool

Returns a Boolean value that indicates whether the device provides media with a given type.

func supportsSessionPreset(AVCaptureSession.Preset) -> Bool

Returns a Boolean value that indicates whether the receiver can be used in a capture session configured with the given preset.

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