For a short time you have been capable of switch your WhatsApp historical past from an iPhone to a Samsung system, and now this functionality is being prolonged to all Google Pixels too.
Not simply that, nonetheless – Google is saying that any cellphone launching with Android 12 will be capable to do the identical. So, in a number of months, it will not be restricted to only Samsung and Google gadgets.
The switch works in a somewhat easy method. Take the Pixel 6 or Pixel 6 Professional. All you want is a Lightning to USB-C cable. You join your Pixel to your iPhone with it, after which, when prompted in the course of the preliminary setup of the Pixel, you scan a QR code in your iPhone to launch WhatsApp and transfer all your conversations, media, and extra to your Pixel.
The information securely travels between the telephones. Google says it is labored intently with WhatsApp to make sure that it stays protected and nobody else can ever entry your info and recordsdata. The chat historical past will merely be copied over from the iPhone to the Pixel, and whereas the switch is in progress the iPhone will lose the power to obtain new messages from that time ahead.