COMPARISON OF YUBIKEY VERSIONS

Basic
YubiKey Standard
YubiKey Nano
Basic
YubiKey Edge
YubiKey Edge-n
Premium
YubiKey NEO
YubiKey NEO-n
FIDO U2F Special
SECURITY KEY
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Description Our most basic YubiKeys deliver a one-time password with a simple touch of a button. No SMS-like passcodes to retype, no client software or drivers. YubiKey Edge supports one-time password and FIDO U2F, for plug-n-play use with a broad range of applications. Our premium YubiKeys support one-time password, smart card, and FIDO U2F. The YubiKey NEO offers both contact (USB) and contactless (NFC, MIFARE) communications. Designed to only support the emerging authentication standard FIDO U2F.
Size
Form Factor & Dimensions USB KEY:
18mm x 45mm x 3mm, 3g
Mini USB KEY:
12mm x 13mm x 3mm, 1g
USB KEY:
18mm x 45mm x 3mm, 3g
Mini USB KEY:
12mm x 13mm x 3mm, 1g
USB KEY:
18mm x 45mm x 3mm, 3g
Mini USB KEY:
12mm x 13mm x 3mm, 1g
USB KEY:
18mm x 45mm x 3mm, 3g
Security Protocols/Specifications
SECURE STATIC PASSWORDS yes yes yes no
YUBIKEY OTP yes yes yes no
OATH – HOTP (EVENT) yes yes yes no
OATH – TOTP (TIME) no
PIV-Compliant Smart Card no no yes no
OpenPGP no no yes no
FIDO U2F (Universal Second Factor) no yes yes yes
Secure Element no yes yes yes
Top Applications
Everywhere I type a standard password yes yes yes no
Google Accounts (U2F) no yes yes yes
Dropbox (U2F) no yes yes yes
SalesForce.com (OTP) yes yes yes no
LastPass password manager yes yes yes no
Many more applications yes yes yes yes
Certifications
FIDO Certification™ program no yes yes
FIPS 140 Certification yes no no no
Communications Support
USB yes yes yes yes
NFC (Near Field Communication) no no no
Device Type
HID Keyboard yes yes yes no
CCID Smart Card no no yes no
FIDO U2F (Universal Second Factor) HID device no yes yes yes

OATH-TOTP requires a helper app, YubiTOTP; NFC is included on the larger, keychain form factor of the YubiKey NEO, however NFC is NOT included on the smaller form factor, the YubiKey NEO-n; For YubiKey NEO, FIDO certification applies to USB transport only.  FIDO have not yet put in place a certification program for NFC transport.

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YUBIKEY FOR BUSINESSES, INDIVIDUALS,  DEVELOPERS

YubiKeys are used by businesses to secure Google Apps for Work, Google Drive for Work, Windows Login, Open PGP encryption, password management, CRM, and much more, plus YubiHSM secures secrets on servers. Find out more about YubiKey for Businesses.

Individuals use YubiKey to secure their accounts for Google (Gmail, Google Apps), WordPress, password managers, and many other applications that use two-factor authentication. Find out more about YubiKey for Individuals.

Developers can integrate two-factor authentication in minutes using our free open source software. Find out more about YubiKey for Developers.