When comparing Listonic vs ExpirySmart, the Slant community recommends Listonic for most people. In the question“What are the best shopping list apps on Android?” Listonic is ranked 2nd while ExpirySmart is ranked 4th.
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Pro Provides you with useful cooking tips
Pro Speeds up the creation of a shopping list by allowing you to choose from a list of your favorite products
The app can show you a list of items you have chosen most often. That list can then be used to quickly create a shopping list from your favorite products.
Pro Smart voice input
Pro Syncs between all your devices
Pro Easy list-sharing with other users
Pro Automatically categorizes items by aisle
Listonic will show an icon that represents an aisle next to the item.
Pro Available on all devices
Available as a web app, and also can install to devices via adding to homescreen. Allows you to use on any device including Desktop.
App is totally free.
Pro Usage tracking
Allows you to see history of food usage so you can become a smarter shopper.
Pro Hot sync
Updates in real time as you tick off items, so you can shop with your partner on the same account.
Pro Current items view
Allows you to see at a glance your current items and their expiries.
Gives you notifications when food will expire (weekly food expiry email).
Pro Smart shopping list creation
Utilises previous items to help you create smart shopping lists.
Pro Built in expiry times
Tracks item expiries automatically, without you having to enter the expiry times.
Con Only preset categories available
There's currently no way create your own categories for items. That functionality might be coming in the future.