To help you get started on bluetooth finders or trackers, or whatever you call them, I’ve put together a collection of the main contenders.
My moneys on the Chipolo, until I change my mind.....and when I decide I will update this review page.....(1 Jan 2014)
Update: - I've now been swayed towards the Pebblebee..(video below)...(March 2014)
Update September 2014: I now think it could be the Bringrr, video is on Bluetooth Finders Part 2
Update March 2015 : - I now think the Beewi Smart Tracker!
Shake Chipolo & Find your misplaced smartphone
- Chipolo comes in nine gorgeous colors
- Standard replaceable battery (Type: 2025)
- Chipolo also serves as a thermometer, as it transmits the temperature of its surroundings.
The app will feature:
Current temperature display
24 hour temperature log + graph
Alerts (when temperature goes below or above set value, temperature deviation)
Design lets this product down, integration should be the way not extra kit you need to look at.
Google Maps Enabled
???Radar map only
Diameter 35mm x 5mm29mm x 29mm x 5mm)36mm x 36mm x 4.2mmDiameter 24mm x 4mm
Battery can be replaced. Type CR2025. Lasts up to 6 monthsBattery can be replaced. 8 months battery life. CR2016 (90mAh)1 Year NOT replaceable1 year (slimline CR2016 watch battery)
?0.18 ounces (5 grams)??
SoonSplash & Rain Resistant?No
This is in my top 3 when they release the hornet version....
Now take a look at the second round up, and battle it out, and you get to vote again! Bluetooth Finders Part 2