New Delhi: Meta founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on Tuesday that WhatsApp users can now securely transfer chat history, photos, videos and more from any Android device to an iPhone.
The company said that the beta will start rolling out gradually from Wednesday, but it will take about a week to reach all users.
Zuckerberg said in a blog post, “We at WhatsApp allow you to securely switch between phones and transfer your chat history, photos, videos and voice messages between Android and iPhone while maintaining end-to-end encryption.” adding capacity.”
“This is a top requested feature. We introduced the ability to switch from iPhone to Android last year, and are now adding Android to the iPhone as well,” he said.
WhatsApp said that iPhone users can migrate their WhatsApp data through the ‘Move to iOS’ app.
By downloading the ‘Move to iOS’ app on their Android phones, people can use it to securely transfer the things they care about most, including contacts, messages, photos, videos, email accounts, Calendar and now WhatsApp Message History are included. phone for iphone.
Apple last week announced a slew of new capabilities coming to the iPhone with the release of iOS 16 at its major Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2022.
Users can personalize their lock screen, keep family photos in iCloud Shared Photo Library, remember sent messages, schedule mail, and search for more with Live Text and Visual Look Up.
“iOS 16 is a big release with updates that will change the way you experience your iPhone,” said Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice president of software engineering.