Transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone – Step-by-step guide

Transfer WhatsApp Messages From Android to iPhone: Getting a new smartphone always comes with some challenges, especially when you switch from Android to iOS or iPhone. But this can be tricky when you are transferring data from one device to another with different platforms. Here we are going to share a step-by-step guide on how to transfer WhatsApp messages from your Android device to your iPhone.

How To Transfer WhatsApp Messages From Android to iPhone


Android users can use the ‘Move to iOS’ application in order to transfer their WhatsApp data from an android device to their new iOS device. However, it is worth mentioning that you won’t be able to transfer WhatsApp’s payment and call history data. 

Also, the new iOS device should be factory new or you will have to reset it to factory settings. 

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Follow below mentioned steps 

Step 1: Install the ‘Move to iOS’ app by Apple on your android device. 

Step 2: Also, make sure that you are using WhatsApp Android version or above.

Step 3: Open the ‘Move to iOS’ application on Android and follow the instructions.

Step 4: You will see a display code on your iPhone. When prompted, enter the code on the Android device.

Step 5: Select ‘WhatsApp’ on the Transfer Data Screen and tap Start. 

Step 6: The instant messaging app will prepare data for export. You will have to sign out once completed.

Step 7: Return to the ‘Move to iOS’ app and tap on ‘Continue’.

Step 8: Once the data transfer is complete, Move to iOS will confirm it.

Step 9: Now install the latest version of WhatsApp on an iOS device. 

Step 10: Use your existing number to log in. 

Step 11: Tap on ‘Start’ when displayed.

Step 12: Once the transfer process is completed, you can see WhatsApp chats on the new iPhone.

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