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What’s the difference between the 2020 Tile Pro and 2022 Tile Pro?

Tile released a new Pro version of their Bluetooth tracking device.

You can take a look at this comparison guide to see what are the major differences between the 2020 and 2022 versions of the Tile Pro.

Quick Summary

When compared to the 2020 Tile Pro, the 2022 version is heavier, longer and thicker but is not as wide. Furthermore, the newer model also come with a QR code along with offering better protection against dust buildup and water.

Aside from the aforementioned differences, the 2020 and 2022 Tile Pros have identical maximum Bluetooth ranges, features, battery life, recommended temperature range and warranty length.

The added QR code, as well as improved protection against dust and water, makes the 2022 Tile Pro a better lost item finder than the 2020 Tile Pro.

2020 Tile Pro vs. 2022 Tile Pro Comparison Chart

You can take a look at Seeking Tech’s comparison table for the 2020 and 2022 versions of the Tile Pro below.

 2020 Tile Pro2022 Tile Pro
Dimensions42 mm x 42 mm x 6.5 mm58 mm x 32 mm x 7.5 mm
Weight12 grams14 grams
Keychain Hole?YesYes
Color OptionsBlack

White
Black

White
Bluetooth RangeUp to 400 feetUp to 400 feet
QR Code?NoYes
Features with No SubscriptionsFind Nearby

Find Far Away

Find Your Phone
Find Nearby

Find Far Away

Find Your Phone
Tile Premium FeaturesFind Far Away

Find Your Phone

Smart Alerts Notifications

Unlimited Sharing

30-Day Location History

Premium Customer Care

Worry-Free Warranty

Up to $100 Item Reimbursement
Find Far Away

Find Your Phone

Smart Alerts Notifications

Unlimited Sharing

30-Day Location History

Premium Customer Care

Worry-Free Warranty

Up to $100 Item Reimbursement
Tile Premium Protect FeaturesFind Nearby

Find Far Away

Find Your Phone

Smart Alerts Notifications

Unlimited Sharing

30-Day Location History

Premium Customer Care

Worry-Free Warranty

Up to $1000 Item Reimbursement
Find Nearby

Find Far Away

Find Your Phone

Smart Alerts Notifications

Unlimited Sharing

30-Day Location History

Premium Customer Care

Worry-Free Warranty

Up to $1000 Item Reimbursement
Battery TypeReplaceable batteryReplaceable battery
Battery LifeUp to 1 yearUp to 1 year
Recommended Temperature Range-10°C to 60°C (or 14°F to 140°F)-10°C to 60°C (or 14°F to 140°F)
IP RatingIP55IP67
Warranty1-year manufacturer’s warranty1-year manufacturer’s warranty
PricingCheck price on Amazon.Check price on Amazon.

Dimensions

When it comes to the physical size, the 2020 tracker is wider. On the other hand, the 2022 version is more elongated and is slightly thicker.

You can find the measurements for these devices below:

  • 2020 Tile Pro: 42 mm x 42 mm x 6.5 mm
  • 2022 Tile Pro: 58 mm x 32 mm x 7.5 mm

Weight

The 2020 Tile Pro weighs in at 12 grams, which is a little less that the 2022 model’s weight of 14 grams.

Keychain Hole

Both of these devices come with a keychain hole that you can use to easily attach the trackers to an item that you want to track.

Color Options

When it comes to color variations, you can pick between black or white for both of these products.

Bluetooth Range

The 2020 and 2022 versions of the Tile Pro have the same maximum Bluetooth range of 400 feet.

The longer the range, the easier it is for you to locate your missing item.

QR Code

With the 2022 version of the Pro, Tile added a QR code at the back of the device. If a stranger happens to find the tracker with your missing item, then they can scan the code to view your contact information (if you previously set one up).

Features

These two trackers come with basic features that you get at no additional costs as you will be able to find your phone, find your lost item from a nearby distance as well as find your lost item from a faraway distance.

You can subscribe to Tile Premium, which offers the following features:

  • Find Far Away
  • Find Your Phone
  • Smart Alerts Notifications
  • Unlimited Sharing
  • 30-Day Location History
  • Premium Customer Care
  • Worry-Free Warranty
  • Up to $100 Item Reimbursement

The Tile Premium costs $2.99 per month or $29.99 per year.

You can also subscribe to the Tile Premium Protect, which includes the following features:

  • Find Nearby
  • Find Far Away
  • Find Your Phone
  • Smart Alerts Notifications
  • Unlimited Sharing
  • 30-Day Location History
  • Premium Customer Care
  • Worry-Free Warranty
  • Up to $1000 Item Reimbursement

The Tile Premium Protect costs $99.99 per year. There is no monthly payment option with this plan.

Battery Type

The 2020 and 2021 Tile Pro Bluetooth trackers come with a replaceable battery.

Battery Life

The batteries that come with these trackers are expected to last one year. You will then need to replace them in order to keep using the devices.

Recommended Temperature Range

Tile recommends that both the 2020 and 2022 versions of the Pro finder should be used within a temperature range of 10°C to 60°C (which translates to 14°F to 140°F).

Ingress Protection

In terms of ingress protection, the 2020 Tile Pro has an IP55 rating. This means that the tracker is protected against any major dust buildup. It should also withstand against high pressure water contact.

The 2022 version has a better IP67 rating as it is completely dust tight. Furthermore, the newer model should be able to withstand being submerged at a maximum depth of 1 meter for up to 30 minutes.

Warranty

The 2020 Tile Pro and 2022 Tile Pro each comes with a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty.

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