Apple gradually sold an increasing number of AirTagsAlthough it doesn’t get much attention, according to an Apple analyst Ming Chi Kuo.

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In a tweet, Kuo clarified that he believes Apple shipped about 20 million AirTag item trackers in 2021, rising to 35 million in 2022:

He added that if this trend continues and AirTag shipments grow further, it may be more likely that Apple will develop a second-generation version of the device. It is unclear what the upgraded AirTag can offer, but Early rumors and patent filing Those related to the device suggested that it could be recharged instead of using a disposable CR2032 battery, motion-sensing feature for AR and VR, or even offering proximity-based experiences for commercial setups.

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