Google will soon launch a Rs 1200 "secure-key" with USB and Bluetooth functionality

Google Titan will be available in both Bluetooth and USB version


Google is everywhere, from our smartphones to our computer. And now, Google is all set to launch a "secure-key" or a "smart-key" to protect your only identity from hacking. Google will be selling the Titan security key in the US for a price of $200 (Rs 13,000). This will be launched under the Advanced Protection Programme".

Google will soon launch a Rs 1200


Rigorous testing

Google has been testing this secure-key from 2017. in fact, more than 85,000 Google employees have used this key from last one year and non of them reported any kind of misbehavior and is literally hack-proof.

What is Titan Secure Key?

Titan Secure Key is a tool, which can be used to login to your online accounts like Gmail and other Google services. The key offers both Bluetooth and USB and it enables auto-login using either the USB port or Bluetooth. This can be used on both smartphones and the computer. As smartphones do not have a USB port, this key connects to a smartphone using Bluetooth and the same key works as a physical USB key on a smartphone.

Google spokesperson said

We have had no reported or confirmed account takeovers since implementing security keys at Google. Users might be asked to authenticate using their security key for many different apps/reasons. It all depends on the sensitivity of the app and the risk of the user at that point in time.

How to use Titan Secure Key

  • This advanced security feature will enable double authentication on a PC, as a physical key requires before every login.
  • Google makes a USB Key and a key with Bluetooth support to connect it with a smartphone or a tablet.
  • A user has to have two keys at the time of registration, where the secondary key acts as a backup key.
  • The key which connects to your smartphone or a PC acts as the main key.
  • This will disable access of Google services data from other third-party services like Apple iOS mail client or the Microsoft Outlook.
  • There is an advanced account recovery process if both keys are lost, which makes it difficult for hackers to hack a Google account.
  • There is a dedicated Google page which has an in-depth information on how to set up the Google' Titan smart-key with complete insights.


As of now, there is no information on the availability of the Google Titan Security Keys in India. If you are planning to secure your account from hackers, then, Google Titan looks like a great option. However, make sure not to lose the key, as the recovery of the Google Advanced Protection is pretty difficult.

Most Read Articles
Best Mobiles in India

Best Phones

Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more