Apple AirTags: Hands-on with the tiny tracker

22 Apr 2021
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Apple's newest product is a tracker called an AirTag. You attach it to an item and can keep track of it with your iPhone's Find My app. AirTags work with any iPhone or iPod Touch on iOS 14.5, or on any iPad on iPadOS 14.5. A single AirTag costs $29 and a four-pack is $99. You can order an AirTag starting Friday April 23 and AirTags will be available on April 30.
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  • Thanks for clearing it up that it’s not good for tracking kids. Just bought an airtag for my keys & iwatch for my kid. Great review. Thanks!

    Monique HannaMonique HannaVor 17 Stunden
  • I think its a bad idea.. 25.00 throwaway tracker.. just throw a few of these here and there.. just about anywhere.. # 1 pet finder becomes #1 item criminals use combined with double sided tape. Our FREEDOMS FOR TECH..

    Brian GriffinBrian GriffinVor 3 Tage
  • I ordered one for my Airedale

    Adam KowalskiAdam KowalskiVor 5 Tage
  • JESUS LOVES ALL YOU

    GOSPEL DISCOVERYGOSPEL DISCOVERYVor 6 Tage
  • When we are pretending that I have found a AirTag I put my iPhone 7 Plus over the AirTag to identify it nothing happens nothing comes up on my screen why is this how can I fix it thanks

    Joshua HarperJoshua HarperVor 7 Tage
  • This things are dangerous But the Cartels & crooks love them.. apple should stay away from this before the first person get Kidnap and hurt.. they been fighting Facebook because of privacy but come on apple this is Really worse...💯💯✌🏻✌🏻✌🏻

    Anto VHAnto VHVor 8 Tage
  • Now your spouse will know if you are really staying late at work!

    mike419100mike419100Vor 8 Tage
  • Let apply track your location and sell that information for the low low price of $29.99 get yours now

    john Smithjohn SmithVor 9 Tage
  • tracking kids, lmao

    Utopia LightUtopia LightVor 9 Tage
  • So I have to software update for 44 minutes for each device? And why is it mine being discovered I’m really irritated about this product!

    Karizma JonesKarizma JonesVor 10 Tage
  • awesome breakdown 🔥

    H. SeraphinH. SeraphinVor 11 Tage
  • I wonder if Precision Tracking works with the 2nd Gen SE as it came out after the Iphone 11

    Oscar JimenezOscar JimenezVor 11 Tage
  • So I could hide this in my electric motorcycle somewhere and basically this would replace having to pay for a GPS provider each month?

    Kyle 0Kyle 0Vor 11 Tage
  • I bought 4 and need a keychain for it but I need the 3 dollar key holder for it.

    William ConradWilliam ConradVor 11 Tage
  • But what if someone steals your backpack or whatever and happen to have an iPhone, will the AirTag notify them in the sense of the thief being tracked? Then they could just remove it ans steal your things..

    RC freakRC freakVor 13 Tage
  • I got two of them and haven’t lost my keys yet

    Gnarly NormGnarly NormVor 13 Tage
  • This will be inside children and dogs stomachs in no time.

    guilherme siqueiraguilherme siqueiraVor 14 Tage
  • Articulate and detailed segment. Great work

    Luke MoodyLuke MoodyVor 14 Tage
  • Just discovered a major limitation with Apple's new Air Tag. It doesn't work with wallets fitted with integral RFID technology. The RFID technology blocks the Air Tag signal. And trying to find a wallet without RFID technology seems impossible.

    ArpettazArpettazVor 14 Tage
  • Le SmartTag di Samsung hanno in più delle AirTag di Apple: ▪︎ Un foro già incluso (non devi comprare altro) ▪︎ Sistema di rintracciamento in realtà aumentata ▪︎ Possibilità di abbinarli anche alla domotica domestica (accendere e spegnere lampade, etc...etc... semplicemente pigiando il tasto del Tag stesso) ▪︎ Prezzo inferiore Certo, non avrà la "genialatà" di farseli personalizzare (a caro prezzo) dalla casa madre, ma credo che con un semplice UniPosca o adesivi vari, possiamo dar sfogo a tutta la nostra personalizzazzione e fantasia. N.B. specifico per un amico

    Salvo SecureSalvo SecureVor 14 Tage
  • What if someone puts the airtag on my stuff and I don't have an iPhone?

    Pallav PrabhakarPallav PrabhakarVor 14 Tage
  • Did you do any testing with the tag INSIDE things? Like does it signal as well if it is inside a purse or piece of luggage? And if so, how well in an outer pocket versus an inner one? That sort of thing? I've also seen images of the tag holders, some with the silver Apple logo side facing out and some with the white side facing out. Does it matter which side is uncovered in terms of either detection range or sound production?

    NekoMouserNekoMouserVor 14 Tage
  • If I have Family iCloud. Can my partner find my stuff too or is it JUST me?

    thatrobnfwthatrobnfwVor 15 Tage
  • Why did i go from loving you to hooking my pillow instead?

    Dog & Pet supliesDog & Pet supliesVor 15 Tage
  • Siri said you have check location… something something dark side. 🤨

    Ricardo AyalaRicardo AyalaVor 15 Tage
  • Revolutionary 🙄

    ctrlaltdelete5ctrlaltdelete5Vor 15 Tage
  • Imagine the crazy girlfriends/boyfriends that toss this in their partners car and stalks them

    Asian SauceAsian SauceVor 16 Tage
    • First thing came to mind.

      Jason OverstreetJason OverstreetVor 11 Tage
  • So if someone steals whatever it’s attached to it’ll notify the thief that it’s there and how to disable it? Cool lol

    Ghost NineEightGhost NineEightVor 16 Tage
  • So another product they have stolen.....

    ChrisChrisVor 16 Tage
  • So if I have a tag on my keys and go shopping without my iPhone my keys will alarm sound while in my pocket while shopping?

    Mr Fuzzy FaceMr Fuzzy FaceVor 16 Tage
    • Only if someone opens find my from your phone.

      Tim’s Trach LifeTim’s Trach LifeVor 14 Tage
  • Ordered 4 today. Cannot wait to play with it. My keys have a mind and legs of their own. Got you keys.

    John CaronJohn CaronVor 16 Tage
  • I was thinking of getting one for my cat lol

    NancyNancyVor 16 Tage
  • Let me explain to everyone the goal of airtags. To have your Bluetooth on all the time. That’s it. A better goal for society would be to have people remember where they place things rather than relying on stupid technology. Unless your secondary goal was to make people more stupid. Mission accomplished Apple. Next? Airtags can vote automatically for you!

    Donald DuckoDonald DuckoVor 16 Tage
  • Okay. So anti-theft is not a good purpose to buy this...right? For example... 1. I hide it in my car. 2. Thief with an iPhone steals my car 3. Thief drives around and will get an alert that an unregistered airtag is tracing him/her 4. The airtag pops up on the thief’s iPhone 5. The thief deactivates it. Same would happen with purses, backpacks, etc.

    flwilheflwilheVor 16 Tage
  • haha so basically you can track an android user..

    TheMiguelTheMiguelVor 16 Tage
  • I never lose my keys

    Jay AreJay AreVor 17 Tage
  • Really cool but 99$ for 4 ehhhh call me cheap but sounds kinda pricy

    Jimmy ThomasJimmy ThomasVor 17 Tage
  • can you put these on your kids to keep track of them?

    Ken AdamsKen AdamsVor 17 Tage
  • This gives the means to stalk someone to the masses. It gives you the ability to stalk anyone for 29 bucks by sliding this into someones pocket or backpack. As it is untracable, even if the victim finds it the attacker/abuser/stalker can not be identified. I know there are obviously other ways to do this, but this gives a simple affordable solution to the mass, so I see a big problem here.

    _denzoned__denzoned_Vor 17 Tage
  • too big. need to miniaturize it for attaching on something like glasses.

    Hsien-Hsin Sean LeeHsien-Hsin Sean LeeVor 17 Tage
  • Nothing new with this tag, it uses bluetooth to be discovered not GPS, so, this means that you can find it only if it is within bluetooth range !! Useless just like other tags in amazon. Give one with GPS base and I will buy 20 of them.

    Salih HabeebSalih HabeebVor 17 Tage
  • The first time an AirTag gets dropped into a victim's pocket so they can be tracked to their home from the bar-we'll let's just say there are nefarious uses that will be thought of I'm sure.

    Ed SmithEd SmithVor 17 Tage
    • Yes, but if the victim has an iPhone, the Airtag will tell them that someone else’s Airtag is with them.

      Randy CarlsonRandy CarlsonVor 12 Tage
  • I wouldn't call it tiny.

    53,382,498 views53,382,498 viewsVor 17 Tage
  • I like the product but it seems rather ridiculous that the loop (not included) to hold the AirTag costs more than the AirTag. Even the cheapest off brand (Belkin) is over $12, roughly half the price of the AirTag.

    Roger FRoger FVor 17 Tage
  • Thinking of using this for my vehicle but I don’t know if it’s a good idea

    Erickin 06HDErickin 06HDVor 17 Tage
  • What about all the data usage by all these iPhones? I know it’s very little data, but it all adds up, especially when there are millions of these AirTags out there.

    The SharkThe SharkVor 17 Tage
  • They need to make one that is flat and sized like a credit card, so that it can be put in a wallet. Then you have one of these round airtags for your keys...and one flat one for your wallet. That would .take care of two very important items that most people stress about losing. Sell the two of them together for maybe $75...they'd sell lots of them. I'd buy a set.

    Jim GriffinJim GriffinVor 17 Tage
  • So can we use this for our kids?

    Adriana TowerAdriana TowerVor 17 Tage
  • So someone can place that in my car and track me??🤔🤔🤔🤔. And Apple believes in privacy

    joel martinezjoel martinezVor 17 Tage
  • How hard would it of been for apple engineers to put a hole through it? So you can use your own keyring and not buy a expensive apple accessory. More money for them I guess 😐

    ALALVor 17 Tage
  • How do you track your kids phone using “find my” app?!

    NihilTimendumEstNihilTimendumEstVor 18 Tage
  • Cant wait to make my girlfriend swallow this

    prodbyRosarioprodbyRosarioVor 18 Tage
  • I ordered one won’t see it until mid June , popular item

    Bryan DottBryan DottVor 18 Tage
  • Has anyone thought to hide one of these in your car? That seems obvious, but also, easiest way to find your stolen/lost car.

    Ryan SRyan SVor 18 Tage
  • For my car if it get stolen

    k1ng4r7hurk1ng4r7hurVor 18 Tage
  • If it comes with wireless charging it would be nice

    S.Norman TitusS.Norman TitusVor 18 Tage
  • Think the airtag holders are way overpriced considering one is a necessity...

    Toasty PassengerToasty PassengerVor 18 Tage
    • Samsung had a product called the SmartTag. Apple copied it and called it the AirTag. Also, you get one SmartTag FREE included with an S21

      Arakkal AbuArakkal AbuVor 15 Tage
  • Hmm.. tag it on a luggage should allow the owner to “see” it’s on the same airplane... and finding it on the conveyer belt.

    FunkeeFunkeeVor 18 Tage
  • 4

    ROBERT HO LOONROBERT HO LOONVor 18 Tage
  • Does anyone know the range of the AirTag?

    Paradox RealismParadox RealismVor 18 Tage
  • I might get one just for fun lol

    Xunnan ChenXunnan ChenVor 18 Tage
  • This will be my totem.

    Tee TeeTee TeeVor 18 Tage
  • What are the chances it can get a signal stashed inside the aluminum tube of my mountain bike?

    obliviousobliviousVor 18 Tage
  • So basically, privacy will be lost, due to one's inability to remember where things are. And theyre on sale?! Let me get 2 sets of 4, please.

    Nataly HigaredaNataly HigaredaVor 18 Tage
  • Say somebofy takes your purse. You turn on Lost mode. If the people with your purse has their own iPhone, will their iPhone still notify them an Airtag had been following them?

    Chris GoChris GoVor 18 Tage
  • Di-did Apple just invented spidey-tracers???

    Craig BrownCraig BrownVor 18 Tage
  • If it is in a bag that is stolen can will the thief know it is in the bag

    Gary SaundersGary SaundersVor 18 Tage
  • Yes. For my keys.

    Br. John KiernanBr. John KiernanVor 18 Tage
  • So if you lose your keys on a hike and go a few miles before you realize, you’re telling me it won’t work because you’re out of bluetooth range ?

    Brendan HillzBrendan HillzVor 18 Tage
  • The only Apple product with a user replaceable battery.....

    DelizDelizVor 18 Tage
  • Am I going to buy one? Nope

    Respectfully DeclineRespectfully DeclineVor 18 Tage
  • When you said “hey Siri” my iPads Siri activated. That was super trippy.

    bluecali4nabluecali4naVor 19 Tage
  • This thing is going to be the ultimate “is he cheating on me?” device.

    bluecali4nabluecali4naVor 19 Tage
    • @F. J. Android phones will alert to the tracker as well. The tracker only updates if there are iPhones nearby, so hiding it to track someone using an android is pointless anyways. Nice try, Apple has thought about lunatics like you.

      ChristianChristianVor 16 Tage
    • 🤞🏽🤞🏽🤞🏽 fingers crossed! & it’s definitely cheaper than the alternatives!

      F. J.F. J.Vor 16 Tage
    • @Christian What if they don’t have an iPhone?🤔😏 & will it work if they’re up to 20 miles away?😎

      F. J.F. J.Vor 16 Tage
    • If you "Secretly" plant this device in a persons car, it will notify them on their iphone that there is an airtag following them.

      ChristianChristianVor 16 Tage
    • I was thinking by for my kids when they go to school or are out. 😂

      Adriana TowerAdriana TowerVor 17 Tage
  • Wonder if you could keep it in your car and keep track of where you park cause I’m terrible at losing my car in parking garages

    Jessica LopezcokerJessica LopezcokerVor 19 Tage
  • Airtag AirPods case pls someone

    Ethan PaulEthan PaulVor 19 Tage
  • Some make a airbag AirPods case

    Ethan PaulEthan PaulVor 19 Tage
  • With the huge increase in dog theft in the UK I was hoping to put one of these in our dogs harness, but sadly reading the reviews if the their had a compatible device it would notify the thief that it was there. Only useful if that feature can be turned off by user.

    Andrew HillAndrew HillVor 19 Tage
  • Can I put this in my car in case it gets stolen .....if so that’s a bargain

    Classic JayClassic JayVor 19 Tage
  • They must be paying you guys! Because it’s a tile product. Not a big deal! Aren’t they suppose to be revolutionary!

    ajoylesajoylesVor 19 Tage
  • if apple puts the find my app on the android store they would be unstoppable

    Ariana's MomentsAriana's MomentsVor 19 Tage
  • I ordered 12 but I had to cancel because I have to pay my rent in a week and I’m already short… I’m not a wise spender lol!!!! The we’re going to come today but now the 1 I’m down to on my order is coming in JUNE!!!!! Apple must’ve really bombed the sales on the first day after I placed my order then canceled it!!???

    Jack Rogers, Jr.Jack Rogers, Jr.Vor 19 Tage
  • great review/explanation. really enjoyed watching your video. I've ordered 2 for myself.

    J-P-WJ-P-WVor 19 Tage
  • The apple watch is waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay more expensive than the airtag.

    Anthony Kristofferson AlonzoAnthony Kristofferson AlonzoVor 19 Tage
  • A waste of money. I wouldn’t need one because most of my wireless devices are with me or left at home.

    Everything VideosEverything VideosVor 19 Tage
  • I love these new air tags. I put one in my ex-girlfriend’s car.

    Tony BaloneyTony BaloneyVor 19 Tage
  • Can be used by wifes to know the Husband's where abouts without asking for live location.

    Deepak KrDeepak KrVor 19 Tage
  • I have already ordered 4. I ditched by Tiles back in Nov 2020. Thanks Apple.

    Doug WDoug WVor 19 Tage
  • TEST suggestions: -- Test how well it does in Swimming Pool (e.g. you forgot it was in your swimwear pocket and dove into the pool) .. this tests not only water, but chlorine resilience too -- Drop on floor from various common heights -- Leave it in a hot car (e.g. Texas summer heat 100+ degrees; In pocket or on equipment used in a steel mill factory where its super hot) -- Magnets of various strengths from credit card strips to standing close to an un-shielded tall tower home theater speaker -- Freeze test (e.g. extreme winter sub zero temps .. such as what happened in Texas last year bursting pipes) -- High humidity climate I'm guessing it holds up pretty well to all these.

    Seascape FeedbackSeascape FeedbackVor 19 Tage
  • I’m buying One

    HuMan Being 34/7HuMan Being 34/7Vor 19 Tage
  • If I can’t find my car keys in the house without a tracker tag then I have no business leaving the house.

    Troy DiazTroy DiazVor 19 Tage
  • So the takeaway is that stalking by Apple's FindMy network is not impossible, it's just more expensive and comes in the form of the Apple Watch :>

    Arvid RudlingArvid RudlingVor 19 Tage
    • A cellular Apple Watch with a standalone data plan $$$

      brycmtthwbrycmtthwVor 13 Tage
  • They should integrate it internally on iPhones

    Full RankFull RankVor 19 Tage
  • Would be nice to if Apple had the option of non leather holders for the airtags. Not everyone is comfortable with animal products for this type of thing.

    Brian Le LionBrian Le LionVor 19 Tage
  • If you are not organised and not keeping things safely, what else can be expected out of you on this planet.. Companies just ripping off people using their weaknesses and making their natural instincts and behaviour even weaker over the period of time.. After some point, people cannot live without these gadgets..

    Mithun ShetMithun ShetVor 19 Tage
  • Or you can get 4 tiles for half the price of what apple is asking. Then you have to buy expensive land yard for them :/

    swat007jpswat007jpVor 19 Tage
  • To be honest great device , but it scratches very easily

    Kevin_ RichardKevin_ RichardVor 19 Tage
  • Tile is better.

    Mike Maha-SuMike Maha-SuVor 19 Tage
  • Way to go Apple!

    Blair AustinBlair AustinVor 19 Tage
  • Sometimes my iPhone can’t find my Apple watch vsva sooo... I already know this isn’t going to be all that great

    Blitznstitch2Blitznstitch2Vor 19 Tage
  • in todays tech that is not so small. So it is a Tile with a apple logo?

    Rick CruzeRick CruzeVor 19 Tage
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