Is tile GPS or Bluetooth?
Your Tile uses Bluetooth to make a connection with your device. Once the connection is established, it relies on the GPS Location Services of your device to update the location information in your app.
Does tile work without WiFi?
You do not need any kind of network connection (cell data or WiFi) in order to: Ring your Tile, or ring your phone with your Tile, using Bluetooth only. Access the map to see your Tile’s last known location.
Can you use tile without a smartphone?
To set up your Tile, you’ll need to download and install the Tile app for Android or iOS. Your phone will be added as the first Tile device on your account. Even without a Tile Mate or Slim, you can use the app on the web to find your phone.
Can the tile be used to track a car?
Track Your Car with Tile’s Tracking Device. Find your lost car quickly with the Tile app. After purchasing your Tile, download the app and pair your device. If you lose your car and are in Bluetooth range (up to 100 ft.), just use your phone app and you should hear the Tile ring.