There are a few platform in CLI such as:

  1. BIG-IP 2000
  2. BIG-IP 4000
  3. BIG-IP 3600
  4. BIG-IP 1600

Reference: https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K53183580

My question is how to identify which platform is running on F5 via command line?

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# show sys hardware will display you all the information you're looking for

As example:

  Name  BIG-IP i2600

if you want to view it through the webUI. Device Management > Devices > select the device > then look for "Platform Name" ie: i2600

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