Share this page:
Mobile Spy

MONITORING COMPARISON

The market of user activity monitoring software (keyloggers) is currently huge. There are literally dozens of software intended for PC monitoring having lots of functions and created for different purposes such as home monitoring, parental control or employee monitoring. It is clear that finding a keylogger that will satisfy both the needs of the user and its wallet is a puzzle hard to solve.

The main aim of our website is to help our visitors to find the monitoring software that fits their needs best for the price they are ready to pay.

Our site tests, rates and compares the most popular keyloggers using our own testing methodic. The comparison table shows the features present in the tested spy software, estimates them by the group of 8 indexes and one compared to another. Additional information about keyloggers can be found in text reviews. The reviews show the subjective opinions of our editors about the tested keyloggers.

Top keyloggers of 2016 comparison and reviews

12345678
Monitoring softwareSpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
Spyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
About the productReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReview
ScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshots
Price$69.00$69.95$69.95$43$82$49.95$79$34.95$29.95
PurchaseOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrder
Overall rating
RatingsSpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
OS Support
Security
Monitoring
Online Monitoring
Reports
Other
OS SupportSpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
Windows 8        
Windows 7        
Windows Vista        
Windows XP        
Windows 2000        
Windows Server 2003        
Windows 10        
SecuritySpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
Invisible program folder        
Password protection        
Accessed by keyword        
Accessed by hotkey        
Configurable self-removal        
Configurable warning message        
Hidden in Task Manager        
Hidden startup entries        
Secured emails        
Pre-configured Installation        
MonitoringSpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
System logon (password)        
Typewriter keys pressed        
System keys pressed        
Created files        
Deleted files        
Copied files        
Renamed files        
Opened files        
Clipboard        
Started applications        
System logon         
System logoff         
Printer queue        
Mouse clicks        
Sounds        
System inactivity time        
Screenshots        
Adjustable screenshot frequency        
Adjustable screenshot quality        
Desktop or window shot option        
On-mouse-click screenshots        
Online MonitoringSpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
URLs opened in Internet Explorer        
URLs opened in Firefox        
URLs opened in Safari        
URLs opened in Opera        
URLs opened in Chrome        
Client-based emails logging        
Screenshots of visited web-sites        
YahooIM (2-side)        
AIM chats (2-side)        
ICQ chats (2-side)         
Skype chats (2-side)        
ReportsSpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
Monitoring certain users option        
Events duration        
Specified programs monitoring        
Search by keywords        
Several days report building        
Logs sent via email        
Logs sent via FTP        
Logs sent via LAN        
Logs copied to a portable device        
Maximum log-files' size        
Automated clearance of log-files        
OtherSpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
Reaction to a specific keyword        
Monitoring scheduler        
Programs' blocking        
Websites' blocking        
5+ languages        
2-5 languages        
SummarySpyrix Personal MonitorSpytech SpyAgent Standard EditionAll In One KeyloggerStaffCop StandardREFOG Personal MonitorSoftActivity KeyloggerElite KeyloggerPerfect KeyloggerTotal Spy
About the productReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReviewReview
ScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshotsScreenshots
Price$69.00$69.95$69.95$43$82$49.95$79$34.95$29.95
PurchaseOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrderOrder
Overall rating
12345678

Also, you are welcome to read our archive with the descriptions of monitoring software (keyloggers) promoted through our site. Some of these products with detailed reviews really deserve your attention though they have not been included into Top Keyloggers list.

CATEGORIES' DEFINITIONS

OS SUPPORT

This group shows which of the operation systems are supported by the monitoring software

  • Windows 10 – keylogger runs on Windows 10
  • Windows 8 – keylogger runs on Windows 8
  • Windows 7 – keylogger runs on Windows 7
  • Windows Vista – keylogger runs on Windows Vista
  • Windows XP – keylogger runs on Windows XP
  • Windows 2000 – keylogger runs on Windows 2000
  • Windows Server 2003 – keylogger runs on Windows 2003

 

SECURITY

This group shows how the monitoring software hides and secures itself from external interference

  • Invisible program folder – the folder of keylogger cannot be found by mechanisms available to the user without any monitoring software knowledge
  • Password protection – the configuration part of keylogger can be protected by the password
  • Accessed by keyword – keylogger can be accessed by typing a pre-specified keyword
  • Accessed by hotkey – keylogger can be accessed by pressing a pre-specified combination of keys
  • Configurable self-removal – keylogger can be set to be automatically removed on a pre-specified date or after a specified period of time
  • Configurable warning message – keylogger allows showing the PC user a window, informing him he is under monitoring; the text of the message can be configured
  • Hidden in Task Manager – keylogger doesn't show its processes in Task Manager or masks them the way an average user can't understand they belong to it.
  • Hidden startup entry – keylogger hides itself from a list of startup programs.
  • Secured emails – keylogger can use public SMTP servers protected by SSL/TLS for sending log-files.
  • Pre-configured installation – keylogger can be pre-configured before the installation, so once it is installed on a monitored PC, it is already configured.

 

MONITORING

This group shows what monitoring features are present in monitoring software

  • System logon (password) – keylogger can intercept the logon password
  • Typerwriter keys pressed – keylogger can log the letter, numeric and character keys pressed by the user
  • System keys pressed –keylogger can log system and other keys, except letters, pressed by the user
  • Created files – keylogger can log the fact of files creation
  • Deleted files – keylogger can log the fact of files deletion
  • Copied files – keylogger can log the fact of files copying
  • Renamed files – keylogger can log the fact of files renaming
  • Opened files – keylogger can log the fact of files opening
  • Clipboard – keylogger can intercept the content of clipboard
  • Started applications – keylogger can log started applications
  • System logon – keylogger can log the system logon time
  • System logoff – keylogger can log the system logoff time
  • Printer queue – keylogger can log the documents printed
  • Mouse-clicks – keylogger can log mouse-clicks. Log file should contain name of the application or object the mouse was clicked in and the name of the button clicked
  • Sounds – keylogger can record sounds
  • System inactivity time – keylogger can log the period of time user was idle
  • Screenshots – keylogger can make desktop screenshots
  • Adjustable screenshot frequency – using keylogger one can adjust the frequency of screenshot-making
  • Adjustable screenshot quality – using keylogger one can set the quality of the screenshots
  • Desktop or window shot option – using keylogger one can choose either to make screenshots of the entire desktop or only active windows
  • On-mouse-click screenshots – keylogger can be set to make screenshot each time the mouse button is clicked

 

ONLINE MONITORING

This group shows what features for monitoring of user's online activities are present in the monitoring software

  • URLs opened in Internet Explorer – keylogger can log addresses visited in Internet Explorer
  • URLs opened in Firefox – keylogger can log addresses visited in Mozilla Firefox
  • URLs opened in Safari – keylogger can log addresses visited in Safari
  • URLs opened in Opera – keylogger can log addresses visited in Opera
  • URLs opened in Chrome – keylogger can log addresses visited in Google Chrome
  • Client-based emails logging – keylogger can log both incoming and outgoing messages sent and received using built-in OS email software
  • Screenshots of visited websites – keylogger can be set to make screenshot each time user loads a website
  • YahooIM (2-side) – keylogger can log both sides of chat conversations made in Yahoo Instant Messenger
  • AIM chats (2-side) – keylogger can log both sides of chat conversations made in America OnLine Instant Messenger
  • ICQ chats (2-side) – keylogger can log both sides of chat conversations made in ICQ messenger
  • Skype chats (2-side) – keylogger can log both sides of chat conversations made in Skype

 

REPORTS

This group shows what features for reports' creation and information filtering are present in the monitoring software

  • Monitoring certain users option – keylogger can be set to monitor a pre-specified list of users
  • Events duration – log-files of keylogger contain the information on the duration of events happened
  • Specified programs monitoring – keylogger can be set to monitor a pre-specified list of programs
  • Search by keywords – using keylogger one can perform a search per keywords in log-files
  • Several days report building – using keylogger one can specify custom period of time he wants to see the logged information for
  • Logs sent via email – keylogger can send the log files to a pre-specified e-mail address
  • Logs sent via FTP – keylogger can send the log files to a pre-specified FTP
  • Logs sent via LAN – keylogger can send the log files to a pre-specified place in LAN environment
  • Logs copied to a portable device – keylogger can be configured to save the log-files to USB portable drive
  • Maximum log-files' size – using keylogger one can specify the maximum size of the log-file
  • Automated clearance of log-files – keylogger can be configured to clear lo-files automatically

 

OTHER

This groups unites all other important features however not listed in our groups

  • Reaction to a specific keyword – using this feature one can create a list of keywords and configure keylogger to somehow react on their appearance (e.g. send an email to a pre-specified email address)
  • Monitoring scheduler – keylogger can be set to work on schedule
  • Programs' blocking – using the feature one can create a list of unwanted programs; starting of these programs will be blocked by keylogger
  • Websites' blocking – using the feature one can create a list of unwanted websites; visiting of these programs will be blocked by keylogger
  • 5+ languages – keylogger is translated on more than 5 languages
  • 2-5 languages – keylogger is available at 2 - 5 languages
Spytech SpyAgent Standard EditionSpytech SpyAgent Standard Edition$69.95ReviewOrder
All In One KeyloggerAll In One Keylogger$69.95ReviewOrder
StaffCop StandardStaffCop Standard$43ReviewOrder
IMPORTANT! Installing computer monitoring tools on computers you do not own or do not have permission to monitor may violate local, state or federal law.
⇑ Top