Transfer WhatsApp Data from iPhone to Android & Android to iPhone
How do you transfer your data when you switch to a new phone? When talked about the storage data then there are dozens of apps available to do the job and mostly we don’t see any problem in doing this. But, there is still one kind of data that is really hard to transfer across phones. I am of course talking about WhatsApp data which includes chats, voice and video messages, images, and more. So, how to transfer WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android?
Yes, I know what you are thinking – the WhatsApp backup option. No doubt there is a backup option in WhatsApp, it never seems to work when you are transferring data from one device to another. It is particularly bad if you want to transfer WhatsApp Data from iPhone to Android or vice versa.
Well, if you are afraid of the loss of your WhatsApp chats when you change your mobile phone, you have come to the right place.
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In this article, we are going to share a simple software which can help you easily transfer your WhatsApp data from Android to iPhone and vice versa in a matter of minutes.
The software that we are talking about is called dr.fone and not only it can help you transfer WhatsApp data across devices but also data from other chat applications such as Line, Kik, Viber, Wechat, and more. So, without further ado, let’s get started.
Steps to Transfer WhatsApp Data from iPhone to Android
Prior we go with the steps, remember to create a backup of your chat data before initiating this process.
Step – 1: The first step is to download and install the dr.fone application from its website (free, $19.95/year) and install it on your Windows PC. For Mac (download for mac) and the process is exactly the same.
Step – 2: Launch the app and click on the Restore Social App option.
Step – 3: Click on Transfer WhatsApp messages option. If you want to transfer data for any other chat application, you can choose the app by clicking on the app name in the sidebar.
Step – 4: Now, first, connect your old device and then connect the new device. The device which contains the data should show up on the left and the new device should show up in the right. If it’s not like that, click on the flip button to correct the arrangement.
Step – 5: Now, you will receive a warning which shows that if your new device has any WhatsApp data if will be overwritten. Click on Yes to proceed.
Step – 6: Now, the process will initiate and you will see a screen similar to what you see below.
Step – 7: In the process, you will be asked to carry out a few steps like installing WhatsApp on your new device, granting it storage permissions, and more. Execute all those tasks.
Step – 8: Finally, login with your number on the new phone and your data will show up in your WhatsApp app.
Let us know in comments below what do you think of this App? Also, let us know which other App/Software can be used as its alternative.