How to Transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone XS Max/XS/XR

Have your recently switched to an iPhone XS Max/XS/XR from Android? Looking for a way to transfer the data from your Android device to your iPhone? Moving, image files, videos, audio clips and other data from your Android phone to iPhone may be something which can be done easily using the available traditional methods.

However, the method to transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone XS Max may be a bit more complicated than you can imagine. WhatsApp is an instant messenger app which is widely used by several people on a daily basis, so we can understand how important it is for you to get all the messages and other data on your WhatsApp in Android to your iPhone when you make the switch. Here are a few ways in which this can be made possible.

Part 1: Quickly on How to Transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone XS Max/XS/XR

WhatsApp’s official site offers a few ways in which you can know how to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone XS Max. However, several users find these procedures of Whatsapp transfer pretty lengthy and full of hassle. Are you one such user who is looking for a better way? Worry not!

Tenorshare iCareFone is an excellent data transfer tool which can be used for the purpose of transferring WhatsApp from Android to iPhone in just a few minutes. Not only is the process quick and easy but it is also very secure and does not cause any data loss. Here is how you can use this tool to transfer the WhatsApp from Android to iPhone.

Step 1 Install and launch this program on your computer and connect your Android as well as iPhone to the computer.

main interface

Step 2 Just follow the onscreen instructions to enable USB debugging on your phone.

enable usb bebugging

Step 3 Once done, both your devices will get detected by the program after which you need to click on the “Transfer” option to proceed further.Before beginning the transfer, the program will ask you to backup the data on your Android device, you can click on “I’ve already backed up” to skip this step.

transfering whatsapp from android to ios

Step 4 You can then check the progress of the transfer from your screen.

transfer successufully

This is how simple it is to transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone using Tenorshare iCareFone.

Video Guide: How to Transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone

Part 2: Transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone XS Max/XS/XR with Email Chat

Email chat method is one of the traditional methods which you can use to know how to transfer WhatsApp from Android to iPhone XS Max. This method uses just four simple steps using which you can make a successful transfer of WhatsApp from Android to iPhone. This is the ideal method to be used if in case you just need a few WhatsApp chats transferred from Android to iPhone. Here is how you can do this.


  • Step 1: On the Android device which you are using, launch WhatsApp, tap on “Settings”, then navigate to “Chat Settings” and select “Email Chat” from the drop-down menu.
  • Step 2: You can now pick the WhatsApp conversation which you wish to email and click on either “Attach Media” or “Without Media” as per your suitability.
  • Step 3: Key in the email address where you wish to send the conversation and then tap on “Send”.
  • Step 4: From your iPhone, launch your email app and from here you can check the WhatsApp conversation which you sent from your Android phone.
email whatsapp chat

Conclusion

Although this method seems pretty simple and effective, it does come with a few drawbacks. It is a pretty lengthy process when compared to the previously detailed method. Also, you can send only one WhatsApp conversation at a time. A major drawback of this method is that it can only be used to view the WhatsApp conversations sent via email but it cannot be a method used forrestoring all the WhatsApp conversations from Android to iPhone. Hence, the first method of transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone XS Max usingTenorshare iCareFone is recommended for this purpose.

Updated on / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to iPhone X Tips Follow @Jenefey Aaron

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