OS Comparison Matrix

Mobile Device Manager Plus can aid in securely managing Android, iOS, macOS, Windows, Chrome OS and tvOS devices. The table below provides a feature-by-feature comparison available across all the the supported operating systems.

Capability iOS macOS Android Windows Chrome OS tvOS
Enrollment
Enrollment via Email NA
Self Enrollment  NA
Automated Enrollment
Authentication through directory services
Two Factor Authentication NA
Profile Management
Device Restrictions
Wireless and Network policies
Advanced Mac security policies NA NA NA NA NA
Account based policies NA
Profile deployment status
App Management
Add apps to App Repository
Silent installation of Enterprise/In-house apps
Silent installation of Store apps
App updates
App removal
Blacklisting of apps
Managed App Configurations
Whitelisting of apps (Kiosk)
Allow/restrict app uninstallation NA
Test and deploy apps
Inventory/Asset Management
Device details
App details
Operating System details
Geo-Tracking
Location History
Remote Troubleshooting
Device Scan/Scheduled Scan
Automate OS updates
Security Management
Password protection NA
Geofencing
Detect and remove compromised devices NA NA
Remote Alarm NA
Lost Mode NA NA
Wipe device
Conditional access to Exchange NA
Content Management
Document distribution
Media distribution
Document viewer
Audits and Reports
Enrolled Devices
Device Hardware
Query Reports
Scheduled Reports
Centralized Control Settings
Device Grouping based on Roles/Department
Device Audit
Device Retirement

NOTE:

  • For iOS devices: The above comparison holds true for supervised iOS devices. To understand how to supervise devices, click here. To learn more about the available features for supervised devices, click here.
  • For Android devices: The above comparison document holds true for devices provisioned as Device Owner. To learn more about the features supported for devices provisioned as Profile Owner, click here.
  • For Windows devices: Click here for an in-depth feature comparison matrix for Windows phones, laptops, desktops, and tablets.