How to identify my device?

In this guide you'll learn how to identify your laptop, smartphone or tablet model name and use that information to select Keyshorts decals that fit your device.

Apple MacBooks

1. Launch your MacBook. Go to the bar on top of the screen and click .

2. From the menu choose About This Mac.

About this Mac menu

3. In the window that show up you can find your Mac model, it will start with MacBook.

Apple iPhones

Check the back cover of your iPhone. Look for a series of letters and digits starting with A. Next, use the table below to decode your iPhone model:

 Model number Model name
A1633, A1688, A1700
iPhone 6s
A1634, A1687, A1699
iPhone 6s Plus
A1549, A1586, A1589
iPhone 6
A1522, A1524, A1593
iPhone 6 Plus
A1453, A1457, A1518, A1528, A1530, A1533
iPhone 5s
A1456, A1507, A1516, A1529, A1532
iPhone 5c
A1428, A1429, A1442
iPhone 5
A1431, A1387, A1387
iPhone 4s
A1349, A1332
iPhone 4
A1325, A1303

iPhone 3GS

A1324, A1241
iPhone 3G
A1203
iPhone

 

Apple iPads

Check the back cover of your iPad. Look for a series of letters and digits starting with A. Next, use the table below to decode your iPad model:

 Model number Model name
A1584, A1652
iPad Pro
A1566, A1567
iPad Air 2
A1474, A1475, A1476
iPad Air
A1538, A1550
iPad mini 4
A1599, A1600
iPad mini 3
A1489, A1490, A1491
iPad mini 2
A1432, A1454, A1455
iPad mini
A1458, A1459, A1460
iPad (4th generation)
A1416, A1430, A1403
iPad (3rd generation)
A1395, A1396, A1397
iPad (2nd generation)
A1219, A1337
iPad (1st generation)

 

Acer laptops

The easiest way is to use big sticker on the trackpad of your laptop (if you still have it there). Model name will be located in the top section, containing Aspire word.

If you don't have the front sticker, locate one on the side or bottom of the laptop. This sticker is usually white with black text or black with white text. The model of the laptop is usually printed in the Model section or at the white region of sticker (with the barcodes). Again, look for names containing Aspire or V3, V5, E1, E3.

Acer back plate

If you don't have any sticker, turn on or restart your Acer. After the screen lights up, press F2 or Delete keys couple of times to enter BIOS. Locate your model name in the Product Name section of the Information tab. Press Escape key to exit BIOS.

Asus laptops

The easiest way is to use big sticker on the trackpad of your laptop (if you still have it there). Model name will be located in the top section, usually on the right, containing letters and digits. Model name always starts with letter. Examples are: X205, R501, X550, TP500LA. Names such as Altec or SonicMaster are not model names. These names refer to sound system brand/manufacturer.

If you don't have the front sticker, locate the one on the bottom of your laptop. This sticker is usually white with black text or black with white text. The model of the laptop is printed under the Model section. Again, look for names containing letters and digits.

Dell laptops

Some Dells have model name printed on the laptop itself, usually near the keyboard. Look for names containing Inspiron, Latitude, Chromebook, Studio, Venue, XPS

If your laptop don't have its model printed somewhere, locate the sticker on top or bottom of your laptop. Look for names containing Inspiron, Latitude, Chromebook, Studio, Venue, XPS. 

Dell back plate

If you don't have any sticker, turn on or restart your Dell. After the screen lights up, press F2 key couple of times to enter BIOS. You will find the model name in the menu title or listed under System Name. Press Escape key to exit BIOS.

HP (Hewlett-Packard) laptops

If you have a Windows operating system, press Fn + Escape keys to enter System Information window. There, look for Product Name and Product Number, these two combined are your laptop model name.

If you don't have Windows or can't find anything in System Information, restart your laptop. After the screen lights up, press Escape key repeatedly to enter BIOS. Now press F1 key to get to System Information section. You will find the model name next to Notebook Model. It can contain words such as Pavillon, Envy, DV, Elitebook, Folio, OmenProbook, Spectre, Stream, X360. Press Escape key to exit BIOS.

Lenovo laptops

If you have laptop from ThinkPad series (you have red, round button between G, H and B keys), then your model name is printed on the screen frame. It can be something like: X230, L400, T400, X1.

If you don't have Lenovo ThinkPad laptop, locate the sticker on the bottom of your laptop. Look for names containing IdeaPad, Flex, Yoga, G and digits, Y and digits, Z and digits.

MSI laptops

Locate the sticker on the bottom of your laptop. If you don't have it, remove battery and look for it in battery compartment. Model name is usually written in the biggest font size, and can start with MS-. It can also be located near the barcode, after the PSN: caption.

Samsung laptops

Locate the sticker on the bottom of your laptop. On the top right corner there should be big caption with letters and digits - that's your model name. If you can't find it or have doubts, locate the long barcode. Under it, your model name is listed after MODEL CODE. It will start with NP-.

Samsung phones

Check the back cover of your phone. Look for a text in the bottom part of the cover. There, look for names containing Galaxy.

Vaio laptops (formerly Sony Vaio)

Locate the sticker on the bottom of your laptop. It will have two barcodes. Under them, your model name is listed after Product name.

Toshiba laptops

Locate the sticker on the bottom of your laptop. Your model name is listed after Part No.