YUBIKEY STANDARD & NANO

Our most basic YubiKeys deliver a one-time passcode with a simple touch of a button. No SMS-like passcodes to retype from one device to another. It identifies itself as an external keyboard, eliminating the need for client software or drivers.

YUBIKEY NEO & NEO-N

Our premium YubiKeys support one-time passcode, smart card, and FIDO U2F – enabling one security key to an unlimited number of applications. The YubiKey NEO offers both contact (USB) and contactless (NFC, MIFARE) communications.

U2F SECURITY KEY

Designed to only support the emerging authentication standard FIDO U2F.

COMPARISON OF YUBIKEY VERSIONS

Basic
STANDARD
Basic
NANO
Premium
NEO
Premium
NEO-N
FIDO U2F Special
SECURITY KEY
Price – single quantity $25 $40 $50 $60 $18
standard nano YubiKey Neo neo-nano u2f
Description Touch One-Time Password Generator Touch One-Time Password Generator Touch or Tap (NFC) One-Time Password Generator, Smart Card, and U2F Security Key (touch only) Touch One-Time Password Generator, Smart Card, and U2F Security Key Touch U2F Security Key
Size
Dimension 15mm x 38mm x3mm, 3g 10mm x 11mm x3mm, 1g 15mm x 38mm x3mm, 3g 10mm x 11mm x3mm, 1g 15mm x 38mm x3mm, 3g
Form Factor USB Key Mini USB Key USB/NFC Key Mini USB Key USB Key
Designed to fit… Keychain Inside USB port or Lanyard Keychain Inside USB port or Lanyard Keychain
SECURITY PROTOCOLS/SPECIFICATIONS
SECURE STATIC PASSWORDS yes yes yes yes no
YUBIKEY OTP yes yes yes yes no
OATH – HOTP (EVENT) yes yes yes yes no
OATH – TOTP (TIME) yes (assisted) yes (assisted) yes (assisted) yes (assisted) no
PIV-Compliant Smart Card no no yes yes no
OpenPGP no no yes yes no
FIDO U2F (Universal Second Factor) no no yes yes yes
Secure Element no no yes yes yes
Top Applications
Everywhere I type a standard password? yes yes yes yes no
Google Accounts Compatible (U2F) no no yes yes yes
SalesForce.com Compatible (OTP) yes yes yes yes no
LastPass yes yes yes yes no
Communications Support
USB yes yes yes yes yes
NFC (Near Field Communication) no no yes no no
Device Type
HID Keyboard yes yes yes yes no
CCID Smart Card no no yes yes no
FIDO U2F (Universal Second Factor) HID device no no yes yes yes