Looking for a password manager worth the premium price? what are the best password managers out there? In this Article, we take a close look at the best way to manage multiple passwords and what these solutions can offer you.
1Password | Premium starting @2.99 per month
1Password remembers them all for you. Save your passwords and log in to sites with a single click. It’s that simple.
1Password encrypts your passwords while saving them in the cloud, making them available on a wide array of platforms and web browsers. 1Password’s premium service is jam-packed with features you truly would expect from the Premium password managers.
- A digital Vault to store all your credit card, bank and other payment information.
- You can even keep multiple vaults for different types of passwords.
- It features a password generator for creating really secure passwords right down to various levels of difficult/hardness.
- Secure Notes to keep password related notes and/or general notes private
The service is priced at $2.99 per month ( which is $35.88 per year ) however you can try their 30-day Free trial which will allow you to test the services before subscribing to their a premium subscription plan.
1Password is available on Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS, along with plugins for Chrome, Firefox, Opera, and Safari.
RoboForm 8 Everywhere | Free and Everywhere Premium @$19.95 per year
You’ll never need to remember or type your passwords again.
Roboform has been around since 1998 … yeah, a long time and still continues to compete with new competitors such as LastPass and Dashlane.
Roboforms like many other entries on this list offers a wide set of features including:
- A Password Generator with customizable advanced settings
- The ability to share your login information with a particular person and/or person via the help of the recipient and/or recipients email address.
- One click form filling of basic information you insert into forms on a regular basis
- Passwords stored in a highly encrypted format aka technobabble “AES-256 bit encryption with PBKDF2 SHA-256″.
Roboforms unlike our previous entry on this list offers both a Free and 2 premium subscription plans. Their plans include the Anywhere Plan which starts at $19.95 per year and the Family plan for $39.90 per year.
The Free plan features :
- Unlimited logins
- Fills forms for frequent form info
- Password audits and Password generator which should be sufficient for the average user.
The Premium plan also provides you with the additional features of Access to all devices, Account data backup, Premium 24/7 support and 5 everywhere users.
RoboForm is available for Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android Operating systems. RoboForm supports major browsers such as Microsoft Edge, Chrome and Firefox.
Truekey by Intel Security | Free and Premium @$19.99 per year
Sign in without passwords. Sign in to True Key with your face or fingerprint. True Key logs you in everywhere else.
The Service lacks the password sharing of other entries on this list. it asloso has limited platform and browser availability.
It makes up for these issues by providing convenient ways to login aimed squarely at Multifactor based logins via features such as:
- Password Vault along with a customer password generator when adding new accounts to the vault
- Multi-Factor Facial, Fingerprint/Touch and/or Master password authentication
- Colour coded secure notes
- Wallet storage of valuable info as Social security, drivers license, passport, credit card etc.
The service is free with the option to upgrade for $19.99 per year once you have hit the free limit of 15 stored passwords.
True Key is available on Windows and macOS as a browser extension for Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Firefox with no support for Safari on MacOS.
There are also Apps for Android and iOS which features its own internal browser with added support for various Apps and popular browsers on your device for instant login.
Dashlane | Free and premium @$40 per year
Never forget another password, Never misplaced, Never forgotten, Dashlane securely remembers all of your passwords.
Dashlane has been on the password management scene in 2012 with a refreshing user interface. thier very simple ad easy to use User Interface is no dboubt and envy Password Managers around. It is this fact which has earned Dashlane a lot of praises.
Their service features:
- password sharing capabilities
- password generator, to generate complicated passwords
- easy auto-login
- wallet vault for credit card and payment info
- multi-password changing
- form auto-filling
- a log of Online purchases
The service is Free to use however if you want password syncing then you are gonna need to upgrade to their Business/Premium Plan for around $40 per year.
Dashlane is available on Windows, Linux, macOS, Android and iOS.
LastPass | Free and Premium @ $4 per month
Simplify your life. LastPass remembers all your passwords, so you don’t have to.
Popular among Password Managers, Lastpass has the lowest and most flexible Pricing Model with plans as low as $2 per month for Premium and Family at $4 per month.
The service features:
- Password Vault, where once your password is saved, it made available on all your other devices.
- Digital Record storage which stores Wif password, Insurance cards, membership etc and notes easily and securely.
- Auto-fill profiles which will fill in various frequently used info you out into forms
- Password generator which customizable enables passwords of various strengths/levels
- Safe and Secure Password and Notes sharing
- A wide array of two-factor authentication methods
Much like Dashlane,LastPass offers a mass password changing feature. It will notify users if/when any services they use have been hacked/compromise thanks to thier Notification system.
Lastpass has been my personal password manager for a while due to the wide avaialable platforms the service extends.
LastPass supports Windows, Android, macOS, Linux and iOS, and has plugins for Microsoft Edge, Chrome, Opera, Safari and Firefox.
Always remember that password managers don’t guarantee security and using one across the various platforms you use on a daily basis can only ease the time it takes to log in, security and productivity.
Which of these password managers do you believe is the best? Is there a password manager we didn’t include which you believe should have been included in this list?
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