Do you wish your keys — or other personal belongings — had a built-in tracking device? This upgraded Bluetooth tracker answers that problem & it can even find your cellphone!
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Close your eyes and think about all the minutes you’ve wasted in the morning, trying to desperately scour the house for your keys. Was your punishment a missed doctor appointment, or having your kids be tardy to school? Perhaps you’ve lost your keys altogether, forcing you to get countless replacements. Save yourself the burden by grabbing the best Bluetooth tracker on the market, called the Tile Mate, which is selling for only $18!
Don’t let the Tile’s simple design fool you, because it does a lot. The white square comes with a ring hole that allows you to attach the Tile Mate to a keychain. It pairs with the Tile app on your cellphone, which can track the corresponding Tile Mate within 200 feet of proximity — the square will immediately start ringing, leading you right to your keys! And if you’re outside that 200-feet zone, the app will inform you which location the Tile Mate was at last and provide directions.
The Tile Mate is not just designed for keys. You can attach the Tile Mate Bluetooth tracker onto your purse, a wallet, backpack, the collar of a precious stuffed animal — or your real animal — and anything, really, with a key ring.
The beauty of the Tile Mate is that it works in reverse, too. Say you have your keys (and Tile Mate) in your hand, but not your cellphone. Click the button on the Tile Mate, and your cellphone will start ringing — yes, even if it’s on silent mode.
The perks go on! You can sync your Tile account with Alexa, meaning you can ask smart home devices like the Echo Dot to find your keys (or whatever has gone MIA). The Tile Mate is also water-resistant, so you won’t have to worry if you accidentally dropped your keys outside in the rain. You also won’t have to constantly recharge this life-saving square tile, either, since it comes with a one-year replaceable battery.
If that’s not enough for you, the Tile Mate offers an upgraded “finding experience” for those who want to feel like VIPs. The Tile store offers “Premium” plan (which is $2.99 a month, or $29.99 a year) and “Premium Protect” plan (which is $8.33 a month, or $99.99 a year) for “proactive finding features and enhanced services including Item Reimbursement, Smart Alerts, and Free Battery Replacement,” according to the Tile Mate’s Amazon page.
Keep in mind that this is an upgraded version of the 2018 Tile Mate, which was tweaked to achieve a greater range in tracking distance and louder volume. On the Q&A portion of the Tile Mate’s Amazon page, a customer representative from the company revealed in Oct. 2020 that the product can withstand a temperature range of “-10°C to 60°C” or (14°F to 140°F). Elsewhere in the Q&A section, a customer representative revealed that the Tile Mate will work in any country, as long as there is a cellular or wi-fi signal available.
If you fall in love with the Tile Mate, you can buy another one — or two or three — which will all activate separately from one another yet still sync to the same app. This means you can attach Tile Mates to multiple objects!
The Tile Mate has been reviewed by more than 15,000 customers on Amazon, who left an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars! One reviewer celebrated being able to now “find my keys in a flash,” while another shared a miraculous story from a past vacation: a customer was able to track down his wallet in the bathroom of a restaurant “hundreds of miles away” thanks to the location history on the Tile app. Don’t you want to feel that same relief, too, if you ever find yourself in a similar emergency?