Trakdot Luggage Tracker 01/13/14

When traveling by plane, a lot of people are concerned about the safety of their luggage. This concern was caused by an increased number of luggage incidents. For example, in the last year, over one million luggage bags were lost or stolen while traveling through American airports. This number is astonishing if we take into account the advancement of technology and the progress that has been made recently with monitoring and organizing programs. Although it is essential to demand the airlines for answers regarding these issues, there’s nothing that the common traveler can do in order to solve the overall luggage situation. However, what a smart traveler can do is find a way in which to know where their luggage is at all times. This is where the Trakdot Luggage Tracker comes in handy, a modern device which is both useful and affordable.

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  • What makes it special

The demand for a gadget like this has been obvious for a while now which is why the Trakdot Luggage Tracker is not the only luggage tracking gadget on the market. However, given its features and its price, it is safe to assume that it is the most efficient and convenient such device. This gadget is available on the market and it can be acquired for only $50. The Trackdot uses cellphone technology in order to find the location of your luggage. It is compatible with iOS and Android devices and it works everywhere your smartphone works. So unlike other products which allow you to visually mark your luggage, these device allows you to track it at all times. The main concern that comes to mind is whether or not this device is AFA compliant. You will be happy to know that the Trackdot is so advanced that it senses the plane’s speed and turns itself off during landing or takeoff and turns itself back on when the plane is flying normally.

  • How does it work

In order to use the Trakdot Luggage Tracker, you simply place it in a luggage. With the help of compatible Android and iOS devices, the Trackdot notifies the owners of the location of the luggage. If a person does not have a Android or iOS device, they can still receive notification about the location of their luggage via SMS. This gadget will not prevent the loss of your luggage but at least you will be able to know its location in order for the recovery process to take less time. The product requires a $8.99 activation fee as well as an $12.99 annual working fee.