Most of the time, when you get a new phone, you install whatsapp on the new phone and lose all the chats including pictures and videos that you had accumulated on the old phone.
This should not happen. This is the way to ensure that all your accumulated whatsapp chats, pictures and videos are transferred to the new phone.
- Before installing whatspp on the new phone, while using whatsapp on the old phone, backup you chats.
Go to settings, click on chats, then click on chats backup, if you want to include videos, make sure include videos is set on, then click on backup. This will make a backup to Google Drive.
- As you install whtasapp on the new phone, allow whatsapp to restore chats
- At the end the whatsapp on the new phone will have all your chats including pictures and videos.