When comparing Google vs ID Guard Offline, the Slant community recommends ID Guard Offline for most people. In the question“What are the easiest to use password managers?” ID Guard Offline is ranked 3rd while Google is ranked 12th.
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Pro T line
Pro Great custom ROM support
There exist many custom ROMs for Google devices.
Pro Have some additional features
Pixel and Nexus phones have some additional features to integrate Android even more into the Google ecosystem.
Pro Open bootloader
All Pixel phones come with an open bootloader which makes it easy to use an after market OS.
Pro It does not have the Internet permission
Pro Innovatively use phone's Security Chip to encrypt data
Pro Back up and restore data in a completely offline way
The app also has detailed instructions on how to back up or restore data, which is very nice to new users.
Pro Find Back Master Password
Pro Biometric or master password authentication
Pro Password generator
Pro It has payment card templates
Pro OTP Authenticator
Save OTP authentication codes in the app, it can autofill the codes.
Pro Add file attachments
Pro Scan and fill on desktop browser
It is an offline password manager, but it can fill password into your desktop browser by launching the mobile browser on your phone to send an encrypted password to the browser extension.
Pro No ads
Pro Account templates are terrific
The account templates are so powerful that you can save all your account security information in one record. For your google account, besides the password, you can save OTP, recovery code and email addresses. For Facebook, you can save emergency contacts as well. For Apple ID, the security questions can also be saved.
Pro Turn on 2FA for Apple ID without security question answers
Pro Advanced Phishing Detection
Now, ID Guard Offline (Android) can,
- identify FAKE apps to prevent them from stealing your passwords.
- identify insecure websites served via HTTP connection and warn you against passwords leaking.
- display information requested by Autofill, such as username, password, etc. to prevent malicious websites or apps from stealing your passwords by hiding password boxes. (A malicious website or app might hide the password box to make you mistakenly think that you are not filling password, but actually you are.)
Con No compact line
Almost all Pixel phones are to big.
Con Limited support
Pixel phones receive only two years OS updates plus one year of security fixes.
Phones are expensive compared to other manufacturers.