Top GPS Trackers for Kids

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Top GPS Trackers for Kids

As moms we want to know where our children are  at all times. When they are at school, we like to know that they are in one place, when we are out shopping we like to have them right next to us. It is our job to keep them safe and protected from any harm. But what happens if they get lost? Or even worse if they wander off with the wrong person? That’s why we created this article about Top GPS Trackers for Kids.

We are now able to give our children GPS trackers. These devices allow us to see where our children are at all times. This gives a parent complete comfort in the fact that should they not know where their child is, they can check their location using the GPS tracker.

Unfortunately the world isn’t as safe as we would like it to be for our children. It is almost a necessity for us to buy our children GPS trackers. Luckily they are designed specifically for use and wear by children, so the kids won’t mind them at all.

Another reason to give them a GPS watch is to stop them getting lost while on holiday. There is so much excitement and so many different things to see, that they can easily wander off. Now you can find them in an instant!

There are many different brands and types of GPS watches out there, but only a few are very reliable and accurate. Here are the top picks  of the best GPS watches available on the market at the moment.

Product NameImagePriceFeaturesAmazon Rating
Garmin vívofit jr. 2 *Editors Choice*$$$Marvel themed, swim friendly GPS tracker that has 1 year battery life.
Kids Smart Watch$$Smart-watch the has GPS tracking and 2 way call functions, keeping parents in touch at all times.
FineFun Hot Kid GPS Smart Watch$$$Colorful touchscreen smartwatch with GPS tracking and phone call capabilities.
RTYou New Anti-lost Children Smart Watch$$Affordable, reliable GPS location tracker with two-way call function.
GPS Children Smart Watch
$$A basic tracker that is worn on the wrist and tracked on the parents phone.
ABARDEEN B108 2G GPS GSM Tracker Smart Watch $$$5 positioning technologies and remote calling give parents full control with this GPS tracker.
Kids Children Smartwatch $$WiFi and GPS give accurate positioning, and it works like a 2G phone for easy contact.
Garmin - vívofit jr 2 Activity Tracker$$$Reliable GPS tracking and a snazzy Star Wars theme.
Smart Watch For Kids $$Built in camera offers some fun for the kids while parents track them with GPS positioning.
Ameter G7 GPS Tracker Kids Smartwatch$$$Accurate GPS/LBS tracking and a fast acting, reliable SOS function that sends out location immediately.

Garmin vívofit jr. 2

Editors Choice!

How cool is this? There is no way that any little Avengers fan will not want to wear this all day and all night. The Garmin vivofit Jr. 2 is the latest kids tracker by Garmin, and is even swim friendly. Your child will not have to take this off at any point in the day. The band is adjustable and it has a customizable screen, giving your child the chance to match it to what he wants. Best of all is that it has a one year battery life, it needs no charging at all.

The mobile app is downloaded onto the parents phone and alerts can be set for whatever the parent needs. It also contains a Marvel avengers Mission app that has 60-minute daily activity goals for the wearer to meet. It tracks steps, movement, location and sleep.

Pros

Marvel themed
Swim friendly
1 year battery life
60 minute activity goals to reach daily

Cons

Will need to be worn all day and night
Only for Marvel lovers


Kids Smart Watch

 

This GPS watch doubles up as a smart watch as well. Not only will it provide the parent with the location of the child, but it will also allow communication between parent and child. It supports 2 way calls and even a one-press SOS emergency call, which really puts a parents mind at ease.

Voice chat, anti-lost, flashlight, remote voice control, remote camera and many more functions are available as well. It also monitors heart function, sleeping patterns and steps. It is an all-in-one for kids and will help parents keep in touch with their kids, and track their movements at all times.

Pros

Multi-function
GPS Tracking
Supports 2 way call
One-press SOS call

Cons

Gives kids access to smart-phone functions
Needs batteries


FineFun Hot Kid GPS Smart Watch

Pretty in pink for girls. This Smartwatch can take a sim card and therefor is able to make phone calls and SOS emergency calls. It can act as a fitness tracker and GPS location for your child. It is compatible with both Android and iOS, so most parents will be able to load the compatible app on their smartphones. The touchscreen is big enough for little fingers and is full of color. It really is a great all in one for kids on the go, with parents who want to keep track.

Pros

Take micro-sims
GPS Tracking
Supports 2 way call
Colorful touchscreen

Cons

Gives kids access to smart-phone functions
Needs batteries


RTYou New Anti-lost Children Smart Watch

RTYou New Anti-lost Children Smart Watch GPS Positioning Bluetooth Wrist For Android & IOS (Blue)

This kids watch was made primarily as a GPS tracker, so you can rest assured that it will do its job as such. It is compatible with both Android and iOS, so parents shouldn’t have a problem loading the app. For the kids it has an easy SOS function, two-way conversations and a pedometer. It has a double positioning and historical trajectory, making it so easy for parents to keep a perfect track on their kids movements. It is one of the more affordable watches on the market, while still working well.

Pros

Primarily a GPS tracker
Two-way calls
Double positions
SOS function

Cons

Does not have too many other functions
Needs batteries


GPS Children Smart Watch

A very basic, yet effective tracker. It has an SOS function, a pedometer and GPS tracking. It is a simple OLED display that fits onto a child’s wrist. The app can be loaded onto a parents phone and tracked from there. If you are looking for a simple tracker, this is the one for you.

Pros

Primarily a GPS tracker
Pedometer
Basic screen
SOS function

Cons

A basic wristband tracker
Needs batteries


ABARDEEN B108 2G GPS GSM Tracker Smart Watch 

 

If you are the mom that always need to be in control, then this is your answer!

Compatible with T-mobile or Speedtalk sims only, parents can remotely call in and listen to their kids surroundings without the child or anyone else being aware that they are on the line. The combination of 5 different positioning technologies gives parents real-time, accurate tracking. It can make phone calls and even store up to 60 different contacts. Parents can even control which numbers can be dialed from the smartwatch. It is available in different colors to suit its owner.

Pros

5 different positioning technologies
Remote calling by parent
Can store contacts

Cons

Needs to be monitored by parents
Needs batteries


Kids Children Smartwatch 

Such a bright yellow color! The 1.44 inch touchscreen is easy and simple for kids to use. Easy contact can be made in emergency situations. It supports WiFi, GPS, LBS and has the latest positioning technology to keep parents in the loop. It works like a traditional 2G phone and helps keep the kids in contact. Siblings with the same watch can tap them together and they are then added to contacts. Parents will easily be able to contact their children on this phone, and track their location, even while indoors.

Pros

WiFi and GPS support
Works like a 2G phone
Can store contacts

Cons

Children have access to phone others
Needs batteries


Garmin – vívofit jr 2 Activity Tracker

Garmin - vívofit jr 2 Activity Tracker for Kids, star wars

You cant go wrong with a Garmin. Any Star Wars lover will just fall head over heels for this tracker. You really won’t have to worry about them keeping it on 24/7. It measures daily activity, steps taken and even records sleeping patterns. The screen has a multi-color display and is easy to use. The GPS location is easy to use and it is compatible with Apple and Android devices such as iPhone, iPad, iPod. The battery is long lasting and can be replaced once depleted. The band can be worn throughout childhood and won’t have to be replaced for a very long time.

Pros

Star Wars theme
Accurate GPS tracking
Long battery life

Cons

Needs batteries


Smart Watch For Kids 

If you want a tracker that is a little entertaining for your child, look no further. This interactive touchscreen phone watch can help you keep in contact with your child at all time. A micro sim is needed, but calls can be made on 2G networks. The GPS and LBS positioning gives actual information regarding location. A built in camera adds some entertainment for your child, allowing them to take selfies and pics when out and about. The color is unisex, so it can even be passed down to younger siblings when it is outgrown.

Pros

Unisex color
Accurate GPS tracking
Built in camera

Cons

Needs batteries
Children have access to phone functions


Ameter G7 GPS Tracker Kids Smartwatch

You never know when your kids might be in trouble, so the long press SOS function is a necessity. It automatically sends the current location to the contact list and will keep phoning contacts until someone answers. This can be a lifesaver at times. It will only work if there is a 2G micro sim inserted. It can hold 30 family numbers and can be connected to siblings or friends with the same watch. The GPS/LBS tracking will allow parents to keep a tight check on their child’s location at all times on either iOS or Android. A real solid choice for parents looking for reliability.

Pros

Long press SOS function
Accurate GPS tracking
Sends out location and continuously calls if SOS triggered

Cons

Needs batteries
Can only store 30 contacts


You can never be too safe. By fitting your child with a GPS tracker device, you are ensuring that you can find them at all times, and that they can contact you in an instant if need be. It also stops them from needing a phone too early, which isn’t always too great for young kids.

Most of these tracking devices come fitted with SOS functions and remote calling. You can call in and listen to their surroundings without them, or anyone around them, knowing. Some even come with fitness and sleep trackers, encouraging a healthy, active lifestyle from young.

Give yourself the peace of mind knowing you can be in control at all times, and help yourself feel at ease by being able to make sure they are where they are supposed to be at all times.

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