How to Transfer WhatsApp from Android to New iPhone 11/11 Pro (Max)/XS (Max)/XR/X/8/7/6

Are you switching from Android to iPhone and looking for the best way to transfer WhatsApp data to the new iPhone? The solutions that can help you easily move data from one device to another even across platforms have improved so much in recent times and it has become relatively easier to make the switch.

In this article, we will take a look at some of the solutions you can use to transfer WhatsApp from an Android device to a new iPhone like iPhone 11/11 Pro/11 Pro Max/XS Max/XS/XR/X/8/7/6.

Option 1. Transfer WhatsApp from Android to New iPhone via WhatsApp Transfer Software

What most people are looking for when transferring WhatsApp from Android to a new iPhone are ease and reliability and a third-party tool like iMyFone iTransor for WhatsApp offers truly what you need. This tool is the ultimate WhatsApp transfer tool, allowing users to easily move data between devices even across platforms.

Before we get to the precise steps you can use to transfer WhatsApp using this tool, we will share with you some of its features.

  • It allows you to directly transfer WhatsApp data and attachments from Android to a new iPhone 11/11 Pro/11 Pro Max/XR/XS Max/XS/X/8/7/6.
  • You do not need to have any Google Drive backups.
  • It is fully compatible with all versions of the iOS and Android OS and all iPhone and Android models.
  • It also allows you to easily transfer data between devices. You can transfer WhatsApp messages from your iPhone to another iPhone, iPhone to Android or Android to Android.
  • iTransor for WhatsApp has been trusted by many professional media sites.


Here's how to use iTransor for WhatsApp to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to a new iPhone.

Step 1: Install iTransor for WhatsApp on your computer and then launch it. On the main window, click on "Transfer WhatsApp messages" and then connect both Android and iPhone to the computer. You will need to unlock the iPhone and allow USB debugging on the Android device to allow the program to detect the devices.

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Once the program detects the devices, it will display information about them in the next window. Here, it is also important to ensure that the devices are correctly placed. Make sure the Android is the "Source" device and the iPhone is the "Destination" device. You can click "Switch" to change the order if you need to.


Step 2: Click on "Transfer" to initiate the process and then click "OK" when prompted to confirm that the existing data on the destination device will be erased.

Step 3: The transfer process will work automatically, just ensure that the two devices remain connected through the entire process.

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With iTransor for WhatsApp, you can complete the transfer in just a few minutes. Download a free trial version now.

Option 2. Move WhatsApp from Android to a New iPhone via Email

You can also use email to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to a new iPhone via email.

This method works best if you only have a few messages to transfer since you have to attach the messages to an email before sending it to yourself. If you have a lot of WhatsApp data, we recommend option one.

Step 1: On your Android device, open WhatsApp and go to Settings > Chat Settings > Chat History > Email chat.

Step 2: Choose the WhatsApp chats you would like to email and then select whether you would like to attach media or not.

Step 3: Send the chats to your email account and open the email on your iPhone.

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Review of the Above 2 Methods

via Email via iMyFone iTransor for WhatsApp
Success Rate 70% 100%
Difficulty Complex Easy
Required Time Long Short

Tip. Can Move to iOS Sync WhatsApp from Android to New iPhone?

Some articles from the search engine will tell you that you can transfer WhatsApp from Android to a new iPhone using Move to iOS. But what kind of data can Move to iOS transfer?

  • Contacts
  • Camera photos & videos
  • Mail accounts
  • Message history
  • Bookmarks
  • Calendar

So you can see that the answer is NO. Luckily, you have already learned the iTransor for WhatsApp and email methods from the above.


All the solutions above can be effective when transferring WhatsApp from Android to a new iPhone. Select a solution that you think is ideal for you and your situation and then implement it as completely as possible. If you have questions about WhatsApp data transfer, let us know in the comments section below and we'll do our best to find you viable solutions.

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