Transfer WhatsApp Chats from Android to iPhone
If you want to transfer data from one device to another, you will need the right software tools to complete it successfully. In some cases, the phone to phone data transfer is relatively easy and simple to do, especially when the devices are made by the same manufacturer. On the other hand, if you are transferring WhatsApp chats between an Android phone and an iPhone, the process gets a lot more complicated. This is because the data transfer from Android OS operating system to an iOS system requires special procedures and tools.
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Therefore, if you really want to make this type of transfer between your old Android device and your new iPhone, it is important that you do a thorough job of researching best software applications for this type of transfer. Here in this article, you are going to learn two simple solutions to transfer WhatsApp chats from your Android phone to new iPhone.
The email chat method is relatively easy to use because it can be done in only 4 basic steps. Therefore, when you are looking to transfer multiple chat sessions, you should use the following:
Step 1. Open WhatsApp on your Android phone, then go to "Settings" > "Chat Settings" > "Chat History" > "Email chat".
Step 2. Select the WhatsApp history or the associated conversation that you want to transfer. Then, you will receive a message asking whether to transfer the WhatsApp messages with or without media. Just make a choice according to your needs.
Step 3. Enter in the user’s email account prior to click the sending option on the interface.
Step 4. After the information has been sent, the user can log into their email on their iPhone to view their WhatsApp messages.
If the email chat method does not suit your purposes, you may want to try using the WhatsApp Backup option to make the transfer.
Step 1. Backup the WhatsApp messages on your Android phone by going to "Settings" > "Chats" > "Chat backup" > "BACK UP".
Step 2. User will need to uninstall this application. It will only take a few seconds from the old Android device.
Step 3: Download and install WhatsApp on your iPhone, launch it and log in with your original WhatsApp account.
Step 4: When step 3 is complete, you will receive a pop-up window informing you that "Message Backup Found". Just click "Restore" and you will start the process of restore the backup to their iPhone.