It was one of the products that everyone expected to see at the keynote presentation of the new iPhone 12 on October 13 but, in the end, those from Cupertino left us with honey on our lips. And is that these AirTags have been ringing for months, practically since evidence began to appear of its existence in the logs of some beta versions of iOS 13.
Now it seems that the thing is serious and that Apple prepares the launch of these smart stickers that we can adhere to any object to have it constantly controlled, and that will allow us to make the house or car keys, a bag, a coat or any object that does not have mobile or Wi-Fi connectivity, always available to be found by simply tapping on the screen of our iPhone.
Apple AirTags could be launched imminently, already appear in iOS 14.3
As seen in the screenshots obtained by MacRumors in 2019,Product trackers, Apple AirTags are expected to be managed through the “Find me on iPhone, iPad and Mac” app. Now any user can see this tab.
Since MacRumors They comment that the hidden “Items” tab in the “Find my iPhone” application can be enabled on an iPhone or iPad by typing in the findmy: // items link in Safari on devices with iOS 14.3 or iPadOS 14.3 or later. After entering the URL, a message appears directing users to the hidden tab of the “Find My iPhone” application. Users can also enter the URL in Safari on macOS 11.1 and view the hidden “Items” text in the “Find My iPhone” app on a Mac.
These AirTags are expected to help users to keep track of your personal belongings such as your keys, wallets, and backpacks, and users receive a push notification on their Apple devices when they are separated from a tagged article. AirTags are expected to support Ultra Wideband to improve location accuracy, with extra features like augmented reality.
At WWDC 2020, Apple announced that the app “Search my Iphone“It will also support searching for third-party products and accessories, and the hidden” Items “tab is expected to be used for this as well. Earlier this week, Belkin introduced new Soundform wireless headphones with support for this feature to be released in March or April.
When will they be launched on the market?
Apple accidentally referenced AirTags in a YouTube video last April, so we know this accessory is the real deal, but the exact release date is still up in the air, although it is expected to be presented in a imminent.