Sometimes the thoughts we have when suitcase check cause more anxiety than relief when we start a trip or vacation. Is my bag okay? Did I remember to write my address on the tag in case my luggage gets lost? For added peace of mind, many travelers have started tying up Apple AirTags to their suitcases in addition to their reliable luggage tags as a way to track their location.
And, we’re happy to announce that the popular Bluetooth trackers, which are only compatible with iPhones and other Apple devices, are on sale for Black Friday. Right now, Amazon shoppers can get an Apple AirTag starting at $25, which tech-savvy travelers know is a rare discount.
To buy: amazon.com$25 (originally $29)
Using the Find My app, the Apple Air Tag connects to your device and uses advanced Ultra Wideband technology to track the exact location of your luggage in case it gets misplaced at baggage claim, in your hotel or even in your home when it’s time to pack your bags luggage before your trip. It has a simple one-click setup that syncs it with your iPhone or iPad; once paired, slip it into a pocket of your suitcase or clip it into a AirTag Holder to attach it to your luggage handle.
The water and dust resistant tracker even has a lost mode feature that automatically notifies the Apple smartphone or tablet it’s paired to when it’s out of range, which is handy if you think your luggage has been stolen or lost during your trip. Plus, its U1 chip lets it navigate to its precise location, and if you use it to find lost keys and easily lost items, you can use your device to signal the Apple AirTag to play a sound so that you can better locate it. And, don’t worry, the brand ensures that all communications with the “Find My” network are anonymous and encrypted; Apple AirTags do not store location or user data.
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Since becoming a traveller’s favorite luggage tracker, the Apple AirTag has earned more than 74,000 five-star ratings from Amazon shoppers. One traveler called it a “worthwhile” purchase and wrote“I activated it the day before my flight and the first time it sent me an alert was when I left my luggage in the hotel room. informed that it was no longer detected near me, which was great. They continued, “The real test came when I was on the plane and I needed to confirm that my luggage was still with me. me due to confusion in ticketing and bag tag. I opened the app and there it told me my bag was with me. It was such a relief.
Another customer added that it’s “a must-do trip, that’s for sure. I feel much safer knowing where my bags are when I put this tag in my luggage. For a buyer who has traveled to Italy with a large group and lost their luggage, “This little gadget took away all the anxiety of not having our bags; we knew exactly where they were at any given time. The other poor souls at the airport couldn’t get any specific information about the location of their bag… [it’s] a must for travellers.”
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Don’t have a trip in the books? Outside of travel, reviewers shared that the Apple AirTag helped them find everything from stolen cars at lost dogs. You see, the possibilities are truly endless! Don’t miss this Black Friday deal. Step up your travel game and get a Apple Air Tag while it’s on sale at Amazon for 14% off now.
At the time of publication, the price was $25.
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