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How to use one WhatsApp number on two or more smartphones

Published Jun 9, 2016, 12:35 pm IST
Updated Jun 22, 2016, 9:16 am IST
With a very simple built-in app, you run the same WhatsApp number simultaneously on two smartphones.
 With a very simple built-in app, you run the same WhatsApp number simultaneously on two smartphones.

This is by far the easiest way to have the same WhatsApp number running simultaneously on two smartphones. Yes, we will show you how you can simultaneously use the same WhatsApp number on two (or more) smartphones and the procedure does not need WhatsApp web.

Running two WhatsApp numbers on a single device was almost impossible till there came a few apps that can help you achieve it. Similarly, running the same WhatsApp number on two devices was a tad difficult till WhatsApp Web showed up. However, WhatsApp Web was only meant for desktop users and you needed to keep the smartphone connected to the internet in order to use the web version.

WhatsApp Web can also be used on tablets and smartphones and this needs you to install an internet browser app that can simulate desktop mode. Best use is to get FireFox app and you can use WhatsApp on your smartphone or tablet along with your original smartphone with the primary app. However, WhatsApp Web still requires you to keep the primary smartphone with the main WhatsApp number to be connected to the internet as it routes all data via the smartphone. But a simple trick, we stumbled into last week, can replicate the same WhatsApp number on two or several deferent smartphones and can also be used simultaneously.

Also read: How to use two WhatsApp numbers on the same Android phone

Caution: The method could be used for eavesdropping on another person’s WhatsApp. Messages that come on one phone will also be seen on the other phone. Also you will be able to see all the messages and conversations that have previously taken place on both the smartphones. Make sure you handover your smartphone to another person only if you trust them completely with regards to your personal data. The trick also allows users to tap into every possible account on the other smartphone without the need of any password. The user is automatically logged on. It is as good as duplicating another smartphone.

Also read: WhatsApp adds new 'quote' feature to latest version

The trick is to replicate the entire WhatsApp data from one phone to another. Using a rooted smartphone, you can use Titanium Backup to do the same. But the trick we will show you can be done on non-rooted smartphones. Even a layman without any knowledge of how smartphone data works can actually get it done in less than 5 minutes. All he needs is access to the victim’s smartphone for a few minutes.  

Also read: How to use two WhatsApp accounts on your smartphone with one app

Watch the video below that shows you the same WhatsApp number being used on two different smartphones at the same time. The phone on the extreme left is the new phone, the middle is the victim’s phone and the right is another phone with a different WhatsApp number.

Note: This trick presently works only on Xiaomi smartphones and one does not need to hack or tweak any smartphone with any extra third-party apps. The app to get this needful done already exists on all Xiaomi smartphones. Please use this information as an educational information only.

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