When comparing xpert timer vs Toggl, the Slant community recommends Toggl for most people. In the question“What are the best time tracking apps for freelancers?” Toggl is ranked 1st while xpert timer is ranked 17th. The most important reason people chose Toggl is:
Source code is available on [GitHub](https://github.com/toggl/toggldesktop).
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Pro Android version available
There is an Android version of the app available for use, though it does cost separate from the PC app.
Pro Works on and offline
All one needs to do is sync up to an internet connection at some point for all data to syn between devices. The app can be used offline to only connect to the internet at a later time to sync.
Pro Built in user reporting
Allows one to easily see what things are wasting time in ones workflow.
Pro Open source, native Linux desktop client is being worked on
Source code is available on GitHub.
Pro Integration with existing services
Integrates with services such as TeamWeek, Pivotal Tracker, Github, Asana, Unfuddle, Gitlab, Trello, Worksection, Redbooth, Podio, Basecamp, JIRA, Producteev, Bitbucket, Stifer, Google Docs, Redmine, YouTrack, CapsuleCRM, Xero, Zendesk, Any.do, Todoist, Trac, Wunderlist, Toodledo, Teamwork.com, Google Mail, Taiga, HabitRPG, Axosoft, Countersoft Gemini, Drupal.org, Esa, Help Scout, Flow, Sprintly, Google Calendar & TestRail.
Con Free versions have limited uses
The free Android version has only 50 uses allowed and the free PC version has a limited 30 day trial. While nice to be able to try the app for free many other timers allow single user unlimited use of their apps.
Con Stable version requires Chrome
The stable version of Toggl on Linux installs as a Chrome app thus Chrome has to be installed on the machine and run (it can be run as a process in the background). A native client is in the works, but it's still in beta.