WhatsApp always tries to bring new features that will improve users experience. The list of features are in the pipeline that are going to launch soon in coming days. Among them, a new feature has tipped online. This feature will make accessing a lot easier for both Android and iOS users. On WhatsApp, This feature will allow the ability to transfer chat history among Android and iOS platform. Currently, this feature is in the testing phase. It is a part of the multi-device support. To recall, multi-device support is another feature in the pipeline and is likely to launch soon on WhatsApp.
Chat History Transfer Feature on WhatsApp:
According to leaks from WABetaInfo, WhatsApp will soon allow its users to transfer chat history between iOS and Android platform. Users can transfer chat history from iOS to Android and Android to iOS. The leak also reveals that the feature will work only when user update the WhatsApp on both the Android and iOS device. Doing this will avoid all the compatibility issues. Thus, allowing users to easily transfer chat history between devices across platform.
The feature will work as miracle for those users who wants to switch between Android to iOS platform or vice versa. Currently, there is no direct way to transfer chat history. However, there are many third-party apps that claims that they can transfer chat history easily between WhatsApp for Android and iOS. Meanwhile, these third-party apps tends to violate the messaging app’s terms of service. Also Read: WhatsApp will soon allow its users to change colors for interface
Multi-device support on WhatsApp:
The ability to transfer WhatsApp chat across platform will be followed by another feature which is highly-rumored. This feature will be multi-device support. This feature will allow users to use WhatsApp on multiple device at the same time. Multi-device support feature is likely to give a major boost to users experience on the messaging app. It is also likely to allow for the offline use of WhatsApp Web.
However, all these leaks are just rumors. As such there is no official information from WhatsApp, the messaging app about these chat transfer and multi-device support features. We don’t know when exactly these features will work on WhatsApp. Also, there is no information about its availability. According to sources, there are high chances that both of these multi-device support feature and chat history transfer feature will launch alongside. Stay tuned to know more about what WhatsApp has in store for us.