How to Transfer WhatsApp Messages from Android to iPhone 6s/7/8/X/XS (Max)/XR

Want to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone but do not know how? Here in this guide, we will tell you how to transfer WhatsApp chats from Android to iPhone XR/XS (Max)/X/8/7/6s/6 in 2 ways.

By Stephen Wilson | Posted on: Jun. 22, 2018, Last Updated: Sep. 18, 2018
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WhatsApp lets us communicate with friends and family in an easy way. It contains many interesting or private conversations, so when you switch from Android to iPhone, like the new iPhone XS (Max) or iPhone XR, you definitely want to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone and how to make it? To help you out, here in this guide we will show you how to transfer WhatsApp chats from Android to iPhone XR/XS (Max)/X/8/7/6s in two ways. Just pick the one you prefer.

Bonus Tip: If you are also looking for some ways to help you transfer data from Android phone to iPhone, please refer to this guide: How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/6s/6/SE/5s/4s >

Part 1. Transfer WhatsApp Messages from Android to iPhone via Backup

Step 1Backup your WhatsApp messages on Android phone: Go to Settings > Chat settings > Chat backup > Tap Backup option > Uninstall WhatsApp after the backup.

Step 2Restore the backup on iPhone: Open WhatsApp > Log in your account > A pop-up window will appear says that Message Backup Found and tap Restore > Your Android phone WhatsApp chats will be transferred to your iPhone soon.

Please uninstall WhatsApp on Android Phone firstly, and then install WhatsApp on new iPhone. That’s the only way you can restore the messages on the new iPhone.

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Part 2. Transfer WhatsApp Messages from Android to iPhone via Email

This method can only help you send WhatsApp messages to your iPhone. You can view the chats at email on iPhone, but you cannot open it on WhatsApp.

Step 1Open WhatsApp on Android phone, then go to Settings > Chat settings > Email chat.

Step 2Select the WhatsApp history you want to transfer > A pop-up window will appear, choose WITHOUT MEDIA or ATTACH MEDIA as per your needs.

Step 3Type your email account > Tap Send.

Step 4Log in your email on iPhone, and then you can view the WhatsApp messages that sent from your Android phone.

The Bottom Line

That’s all for how to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone 6s/7/8/X/XS (Max)/XR. If you like this guide, please share it to help more people. By the way, if you want to manage iPhone data easily, you can have a try on AnyTrans, which can help you transfer data from computer to iPhone and vice versa.

Stephen Wilson

Member of @iMobie_Inc., a die-hard fan of Apple and MOBA games, is always passionate about offering and sharing solutions to any Apple related problems, as well as Android.

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