WhatsApp is now engaged on a characteristic that may enable customers to retrieve their outdated chats even when they alter from Android to iOS together with a unique quantity. The brand new growth is predicted to be finished by way of Chat Historical past Migration software, which WhatsApp is leveraging to offer the flexibility to switch WhatsApp chat historical past from Android to iOS or vice versa. Which means those that want to swap their WhatsApp accounts between Android telephones and iPhones will be capable of do it simply.
The event has been noticed by WhatsApp characteristic tracker WABetaInfo which reported that the corporate is testing an up to date Chat Historical past Migration software for customers to seamlessly switch their chat historical past.
As of now, WhatsApp lets customers change their cellphone quantity whereas sustaining their earlier chats. It additionally permits customers to switch their chat historical past if they’ve switched to a brand new system or a cellphone quantity. Nevertheless, there’s a situation that the brand new system ought to assist the same person interface for WhatsApp because the earlier system did. Which means proper now, chat switch to a unique system and quantity is feasible provided that each the earlier and new gadgets are Android, or each are iPhones. Chat backup from an Android cellphone to an iPhone or vice-versa has not been supported.
To make certain, as soon as the characteristic is available in, customers will solely be capable of migrate their chats when they’re signing in to their WhatsApp account on the brand new system for the primary time. If they don’t do it the primary time, they won’t be capable of do it later. The software may also be used emigrate media that’s accessible in WhatsApp when altering gadgets and numbers.
It’s to notice that the characteristic is at the moment beneath growth and there’s no particulars on when the characteristic will probably be accessible for customers.