Smart trackers you need to never lose your most important everyday things

You know that panicky feeling you get when you misplace something important? You won't feel that anymore when you have these smart trackers.

Smart trackers you need to never lose your most important everyday things
Smart trackers you need to never lose your most important everyday things

It’s so easy to misplace essential items. Keys, smartphones, garage door openers, and the like are all conveniently sized, but that also means you can set them just about anywhere and forget about them. But, thankfully, we’ve figured out how to make lost items simpler to locate: smart trackers are the answer.

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Yes, Apple came out with a pretty good one this year, and you should definitely have a look at it. But we’ve also included other trackers that come in the form of leather wallet cards and one that even acts as a remote for your smartphone—it helps you take better selfies.

Check out these cool smart trackers and more in the article below.

1. The FIXED Sense smart multifunctional tracker works with the Apple Find My network. Programmable buttons trigger actions.

Smart trackers you need to never lose your most important everyday things
FIXED Sense on a laptop

Keep tabs on your keys, bag, and more with the FIXED Sense smart multifunctional tracker. Using Wi-Fi or GPS, you can set safe zones with it. Plus, the programmable buttons set various actions into play, like opening and closing the garage door.

Preorder it for about $21.

2. The Ekster Secretary Modular Bifold & Tracker Card connects to an app to help you find it. It also works with popular voice assistants.

Smart trackers you need to never lose your most important everyday things
Ekster Secretary Modular Bifold & Tracker Card in use

Just ask Alexa, Google, or Siri to help you find the Ekster Secretary Modular Bifold & Tracker Card. This beautiful leather wallet comes with its own tracker that connects to an app and voice assistants. It also has a coin pocket and four quick-access pockets.

Get it for $71 on the official website.

3. The Chipolo Card Thin Wallet Tracker fits in your wallet like a credit card. Connect to it via an app to find your cards and money.

Chipolo Card Thin Wallet Tracker
Chipolo Card Thin Wallet Tracker in Blue

You can’t go anywhere without your wallet. And the Chipolo Card Thin Wallet Tracker ensures you can always find yours. Just tap a button in its app to sound a 95 dB alert. You can also use this tracker to find your phone.

Get it for $30 on the official website.

4. The Apple AirTag keeps track of anything you don’t want to lose. Its round design is lightweight and discreet.

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Apple AirTag in different colors

Another of our favorite smart trackers is the Apple Air Tag. Use it to keep track of your keys, backpack, garage door opener, and more. In fact, it uses end-to-end encryption to keep the location of your valuables private.

Get it for $29 on the official website.

5. The Orbit Keys Bluetooth tracker helps you find your keys and phone or even take a selfie. Plus, it comes in a rainbow of colors.

Smart trackers you need to never lose your most important everyday things
Orbit Keys in Rose Gold

It’s easier to locate your phone and keys with the Orbit Keys Bluetooth tracker. It boasts a waterproof casing and a battery you can replace. When you can find your items, this tracker makes them ring. And you can use it as a remote to take a selfie.

Get it for $24.99 on the official website.

6. The Samsung Galaxy SmartTag & SmartTag+ finders help you locate anything you don’t want to lose, including luggage and pets.

Smart trackers you need to never lose your most important everyday things
Samsung Galaxy SmartTag & SmartTag+ on a suitcase

The Samsung Galaxy SmartTag & SmartTag+ finders are useful smart trackers. They give you IoT control with just one touch. Simply attach one of these tags to something important, and you’ll be able to see its exact location on the phone app or find it via the Nearby Find Feature.

Get it for $24.99 on the official website.

7. The Tile Mate versatile finder attaches to your everyday things and makes them easier to locate. Just connect it with the free app.

Tile Mate versatile finder
Tile Mate on a teddy bear

The sleek Tile Mate versatile finder is one of those smart trackers you’ll want to add to your EDC. It has a 250-foot Bluetooth range and water resistance. It works with both Apple and Android devices and has voice-assisted finding with Google, Alexa, and Siri.

Get it for $24.99 on the official website.

8. The Chipolo ONE item finder connects your personal items to the Chipolo app. That way, you can find them without tearing apart your house.

Chipolo ONE item finder
Chipolo ONE in Green

Have you ever noticed how untidy the house gets when you hunt for lost stuff? The Chipolo ONE item finder puts an end to all that by helping you find things in just seconds. It offers a 120 dB alarm, up to 2 years of battery life, and water resistance.

Get it for $25 on the official website.

9. The Chipolo ONE Spot water-resistant finder connects to the Apple Find My network. The Find My app shows your missing item on a map.

Chipolo ONE Spot water resistant finder
Chipolo ONE Spot on luggage

If you own Apple products, consider the Chipolo ONE Spot water-resistant finder. Since it works with the Apple Find My app, you can locate items with the hundreds of millions of Apple devices that make up the network. You can use the app on your iPhone, Mac, iPad, or iPod Touch to find lost items.

Get it for $28 on the official website.

It’s easier to find essential items when you add any of these smart trackers to your daily routine. Your wallet, keys, bag, and more are just a ring or notification away. Let us know which of these gadgets you find most useful in the comments.

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