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Best NFC tags for iPhone 2022

The best NFC tags for iPhone are a convenient way to add a bit of automated magic to just about anywhere. Whether stickers, keychains, or cards, NFC tags can kick off your day using HomeKit, turn on some tunes, or run that ultra-complicated Siri Shortcut of yours. Here are some of the best NFC tags for iPhone to help get your tap-and-go journey started right.

Tag it up with the best NFC tags for iPhone

If you have one of Apple's latest iPhones like the iPhone 12, then you are just an NFC tag away from the tap and go convenience. iPhone XR/XS and later can write to NFC tags using the Shortcuts app and can scan them in the background. iPhone 7 through iPhone X work with third-party apps, and they must be open for NFC tag scanning to work.

The Timeskey NFC 10PCS NTAG 215 NFC Stickers are an affordable, easy way to get the ball rolling. These tiny tags stick to most surfaces, like desks, nightstands, or even on a wall, making them ideal for most automation tasks.

Are you looking for a more comprehensive solution that offers lots of customization potential? Then check out the GoToTags NTAG213 - Blank White NFC PVC ISO Cards. These larger NFC tags are completely blank; you can dress it up with instructions, pictures, or anything you can come up with, and they even attach to a lanyard so you can "badge" into your HomeKit home with ease.

Christopher spends most of his time writing and dreaming about all things HomeKit. If you wish to join him on his quest to automate everything, you can follow him on Twitter at @itschrisclose.