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Transfer iPhone WhatsApp Chats to Samsung Galaxy Fold

By Selena KomezUpdated on September 09, 2019

[Summary]: How to export WhatsApp content from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold and Galaxy S10/S10+. Though there are two different mobile operating system. There are two methods for you to transfer WhatsApp messages from iOS to Samsung Android devices.


Now many internet mobile social communication app makes our communication more convenient, such as WhatsApp, Kik, Line, Wechat, Viber, Facebook Messenger and more. Normally, the popular messaging app WhatsApp is only used on mobile devices (Android, iOS, Windows Phone and Blackberry), however with the brand-new PC and Mac version of the app, you can finally use it from your desktop! All you need to do is simply install the WhatsApp program so you can chat with your friends straight from your Mac or Windows PC. Although it seems to work well so far, it is far from perfect.

When you have bought an new mobile phone like Samsung Galaxy Fold, S10/S10+/S10e/S10 5G, S9/S9+, S8/S8+, S7/S7edge and Galaxy Note 9/Note 8, you may download and install the WhatsApp app on your phone, but how you can transfer WhatsApp messages from iPhone to new Samsung phone? Some users may ask how to move WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android:

How to Transfer WhatsApp Messages from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold?
I have got an new Galaxy Fold for the big screen playing game, I often chat with my friend via WhatsApp on my old iPhone 8 Plus, there are lots of important WhatsApp chat history in iPhone, since I have upgraded to the big screen Samsung Galaxy Fold, how to move WhatsApp messages from iPhone 8 to Galaxy Fold?

How to Sync WhatsApp Data from iPhone to Galaxy S10?
Is it possible to copy WhatsApp data from iOS to Android? I have purchased an new Galaxy S10, but I can’t leave WhatsApp messages behind because it certainly contains a lot of important messages, how to transfer iPhone WhatsApp messages to Galaxy S10 directly?

Samsung Galaxy running Android OS and iPhone base on iOS system, since the different OS, it’s hard to migrate data from iPhone to Android, especially WhatsApp data, Contacts, SMS, Music and other data. Unfortunately, there’s no in-built feature available on Android or iPhone that can directly send the messages from iPhone to Android smartphone. Don’t worry, this article will introduce you two reliable methods to transfer WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android with ease. Let’s taking transfer WhatsApp chat history from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold as example.
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How to transfer text messages from iPhone to Android

Method 1: Move WhatsApp Chat History from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold via Backup

In order to copy App data from old phone to new one, many messaging app are featured with auto-backup nowadays, let alone WhatsApp app. Hence, it’s highly possible to copy WhatsApp chats to from iOS device to Android phone with backup feature.

Step 1. Open WhatsApp on iPhone and log in your account.
Step 2. Navigate to “Settings” > “Chats” > “Chat Backup”.
Step 3. Tap the “Back Up Now” button to start backing up current WhatsApp Data.
Step 4. Download and install WhatsApp on your Samsung Galaxy Fold Android phone.
Step 5. Sign in WhatsApp account. WhatsApp will pop up asking you whether to restore data from backup for the first time.
Step 6. Choose on “Restore” if prompted to restore from WhatsApp iCloud, and wait until it’s done.

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Method 2: Transfer WhatsApp Messages from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold with iOS to Android WhatsApp Transfer/Manager

iOS to Android WhatsApp Transfer/Manager is a part of Android Toolkit – Restore Social App, this third-part WhatsApp data transfer tool not only can help you transfer WhatsApp chats between iOS & iOS, Android & Android, and Android & iOS; but also allows you backup and restore iOS/Android WhatsApp messages on Windows/Mac computer easily. So, you can either transfer the entire WhatsApp conversation or a single conversation from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold/S10/S9/S8/S7/S6, etc. What’s more, it also enables users restore WhatsApp messages from iTunes backup and save them in any desirable format like Word, PDF, HTML, Text, CSV, etc.

More Features:

  • Backup WhatsApp/LINE/Viber/Kik/Wechat chat history from iPhone/iPad to computer.
  • View and restore or export LINE/Viber/Kik/Wechat backup to iPhone/iPad.
  • Restore WhatsApp backup to iOS devices and Android devices.
  • Transfer WhatsApp chat history/messages from to iOS to iOS or Android devices directly.
  • Available on Mac and Windows and support the latest Android and iOS devices.
  • Works well with over 2000+ smartphone brands that such as iPhone, Samsung, Sony, LG, Motorola, Google, Asus, Micromax, Xiaomi, Huawei, ZET, OnePlus and so on.

Free download Phone Toolkit – Restore Social App for Windows or Mac and try to transfer WhatsApp data from iPhone to Android directly:

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Tutorial: How to Transfer WhatsApp Chats from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold

Step 1. Download and Launch Phone Toolkit
Download and install Phone Toolkit on to your computer. Launch it and then select “Restore Social App” for Windows users, “Backup&Restore” for Mac users.

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Tips: The program supports to transfer WhatsApp messages, as well as backup and restore WhatsApp chats including WhatsApp messages, WhatsApp pictures & videos.

For Windows users: Go to WhatsApp tab and from the options provided choose “Transfer WhatsApp messages“.

ios WhatsApp to Android transfer

Step 2.Connect iPhone and Samsung Galaxy Fold to Computer
Connect both iPhone and Samsung Galaxy Fold to your computer using USB cables. However, if your Android phone did not enable USB debugging, the process would fail. Therefore, please allow the USB debugging by following the instructions below. The program should detect the devices.

transfer whatsapp messages usb debugging samsung

Step 3. Transfer WhatsApp Messages from iPhone to Galaxy Fold
After detecting both two devices connected successfully. Just click “Transfer” to begin the process, the program will popup a window, you will be required to confirm this.

transfer whatsapp from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy Fold

Note: Please note that the existing WhatsApp messages will be deleted in the destination device, if you want to backup WhatsApp data from Android to computer, you can use U.Fone Android Backup & Restore tool or using Phone Toolkit’s Backup & Restore function.
Related guide: Backup & restore WhatsApp messages from Android

Step 4. Confirm to Transfer iOS WhatsApp Messages to Samsung Galaxy Fold
Now all you have to do is wait for the transfer process to be completed. You will see the following confirmation window, once the process is complete.

confirm to transfer whatsapp to Galaxy Fold

During the transferring process, please get your iPhone and Samsung Android phone connected to the computer. Only few minutes, all your iPhone WhatsApp messages moved to your new Samsung Galaxy Fold, please open WhatsApp app on your Galaxy Fold, you will find all transferred on the App.

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General Tips for iPhone to Android Data Transfer

Transferring WhatsApp messages from iPhone to Android doesn’t have to be difficult. With the right tool, you can easily to move WhatsApp data from iOS to Android in just a few minutes. This phone toolkit is the right tool for the job as the comparison above clearly shows. If you want to transfer contacts, text messages, photos, videos and music between iPhone and Android phone, please keep reading the below tutorial:

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