OpenKeychain VS age

Compare OpenKeychain vs age and see what are their differences.

OpenKeychain

OpenKeychain is an OpenPGP implementation for Android. (by open-keychain)

age

A simple, modern and secure encryption tool (and Go library) with small explicit keys, no config options, and UNIX-style composability. (by FiloSottile)
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OpenKeychain age
25 213
2,126 15,264
1.2% -
8.2 5.5
16 days ago about 1 month ago
Java Go
GNU General Public License v3.0 only BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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OpenKeychain

Posts with mentions or reviews of OpenKeychain. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-28.

age

Posts with mentions or reviews of age. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2024-01-13.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing OpenKeychain and age you can also consider the following projects:

Android-Password-Store - Android application compatible with ZX2C4's Pass command line application

sops - Simple and flexible tool for managing secrets

OkcAgent - A utility that makes OpenKeychain available in your Termux shell

Picocrypt - A very small, very simple, yet very secure encryption tool.

redux - A JS library for predictable global state management

rage - A simple, secure and modern file encryption tool (and Rust library) with small explicit keys, no config options, and UNIX-style composability.

Android-Templates-And-Utilities - Collection of source codes, utilities, templates and snippets for Android development.

age-plugin-yubikey - YubiKey plugin for age

tape - A lightning fast, transactional, file-based FIFO for Android and Java.

minisign - A dead simple tool to sign files and verify digital signatures.

secure-preferences - Android Shared preference wrapper than encrypts the values of Shared Preferences. It's not bullet proof security but rather a quick win for incrementally making your android app more secure.

git-crypt - Transparent file encryption in git