TRANSPONDER
TRANSPONDER

Has a chip inside, which is programmed to the cars on board computer

Smart Key
Smart Key

Does not look like a key, more like a remote, as they are designed to stay in your pocket and no 'unlocking' is needed

Fobic Key
Fobic Key

Has a transponder chip but is slightly different that the smart key as it required a physical contact between the car and the key once you want to start the car.

Laser Cut
Laser Cut

Internal cut or sidewinder keys due to the markings on the shank of the key. They are usually slightly thicker, have fewer groves, and are cut on both sides so they can go into the ignition either way around.

Remote Head
Remote Head

A remote head key is a key that has the remote control in the head of the key. You can unlock and lock your car with the remote.

Flip key fob
Flip key fob

Car key in which the metal key blade folds into a plastic key fob when not in use. You can use the remote to open and close car.