We have good news for those WhatsApp users who are thinking of leaving the Android realm to join Apple’s ecosystem. Soon the transition between the two platforms will be easier.
The latest version of the Move to iOS app for Android will now check if you have a WhatsApp account on your Android phone, and if you do, WhatsApp will open and give you the option to send your data to your phone as an encrypted packet. iPhone transfer . This will keep all your posts and threads completely intact.
Don’t get too excited just yet, though. For the feature to work, it must be supported by both the “Move to iOS” app and WhatsApp. It is currently available in the first version, but is only supported by the beta version of the WhatsApp application. Presumably, it will also be available in the public version soon. For the feature to work, your Android phone must also be running on Android 12 and your iPhone must be on the latest version of iOS. Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Meta, said in a statement that the ability to easily transfer your WhatsApp data from Android to iOS was a “most requested feature.” WhatsApp users can already move data from iOS to Android, so it was only a matter of time before Meta added a feature to do the opposite.