In Windows Phone 8, the developers can utilize the App.Current.Host.Content.ScaleFactor to get the Windows Phone 8 device resolution.
How to get the Windows Phone 8 device resolution?
Below is a sample code snippet demonstrating how to retrieve the Windows Phone 8 device resolution.
string ScreenScaleFactor = App.Current.Host.Content.ScaleFactor.ToString(); MessageBox.Show(ScreenScaleFactor);
The returning value of the ScaleFactor function is 100, 150, and 160 which refers to the resolutions WVGA, 720P, WXGA respectively.