Memoji or Animoji is a very famous feature of the iPhone. Although this feature is not available for Android users, there is still a possibility that you can create an animated version of yourself on Android Smartphones. We have found a few loopholes that will allow you to use Memoji Stickers on WhatsApp for Android.
First, let us start by understanding what a Memoji is
Memojis are personalized versions of Animojs. What is an Animoji you ask? These are 3D animated characters that can be used instead of regular emojis. Memoji is creating an animated version of yourself or that of a friend and sending it, instead of conventional Animoji or Emoji. It is very fun to create a comic strip version of yourself as you get to customize all sorts of features on your virtual face. From changing eye color to hairstyle and skin tone, it does it all. It can even put freckles on your face if you want and replicate the exact same glasses you’ve put. Memojis are basically Apple version of Bitmoji or the AR Emoji of Samsung .
Do not worry Android users, we will not let you miss out on the fun!
How to use Memoji Stickers on WhatsApp for Android
These Memojis can be used on WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, etc. and can be easily accessed via the keyboard.
Step 1: Create Memojis on your Friends iPhone (iOS 13)
To create one on your Apple iPhone (iOS 13), follow these steps:
1. Go to the iMessages or open the Messages app on your iPhone.
2. Click on the Animoji icon and scroll to the right side.
3. Select a New Memoji.
4. Customize the character according to you.
5. You will see that the Memoji sticker pack created automatically.
Step 2: Get Memoji on Android Smartphone
We know that nothing is impossible and getting Memoji Stickers on Android Phones is DEFINITELY not. Although, it is not an easy process but what is a little pain for all this gain?
If you really like the Memoji feature, you should definitely give it a try. It is worth is.
Before we start with the process you will need a friend or an acquaintance who owns an iPhone with iOS 13. Then follow step 1, to create your own Meomji.
1. Use their iPhone to Create a Memoji according to your liking and save it.
2. Open WhatsApp on the iPhone and then Open your Chat.
3. Tap on the ‘type a message’ box.
4. Tap on the Emoji Icon located on the keyboard and select the Three Dots. “…”
5. Now, choose the Memoji you created and send it.
Come back to your Android Smartphone and follow the instructions:
1. Click on the sticker and then tap on Add to Favorites.
2. This will save the Memoji to your WhatsApp Stickers.
3. Now, if you want to use the Memoji, simply go to your WhatsApp Stickers option and send them directly.
That’s it, you can finally use Memoji Stickers on WhatsApp for Android. Unfortunately, you cannot send Memoji via SMS because these cannot be saved on Android Keyboards.
If you are looking for some other alternative to Memoji, the Google keyboard is the next best option. Gboard’s functionality is somewhat similar to what the iPhone has to offer. Gboard also allows you to customize emojis. All you have to do is download them from the Play Store and launch them according to the given instructions.
Not complaining, but Google’s version of Bitmoji is a bit downgraded and not as artful as Apple. However, it fulfills the purpose of making your chat more kaleidoscopic and vivid.
Also Read: Fix Gboard keeps crashing on Android
Animoji Apps on Android WhatsApp
Play Store provides you with some Third-Party Apps which allow you to use Animoji and Memoji on WhatsApp for Android Devices. Although the quality of the stickers is not up to the mark or the same as the iPhone, it does the basic work.
The Bitmoji app helps you create your own version of the animated character, just like the Memoji. You can personalize the Avatar and send it as a sticker on WhatsApp. This app also enables Android users to use the pre-loaded stickers in case they don’t want to waste their time in making one.
You can use these stickers to send on Instagram, Snapchat, or WhatsApp, etc. And the best part is that you can do it via your Android phone.
Mirror Avatar Android app has a bunch of options to design emoji stickers. Its best feature is that it enables you to create a cartoon avatar from your selfies. Not only that, but you can also personalize your keyboard with custom Emojis created with this app.
Also, this App has more than 2000+ memes, emojis, and stickers. It totally supports Animojis to send on WhatsApp, Instagram, or other social media apps just like Bitmoji.
In addition to this, these emojis and stickers can also be used on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, etc.
MojiPop – Emoji Keyboard and Camera
This is another app that helps you personalize caricatures and stickers of you and your friends. All you gotta do is take a snap and BOOM!! You have a cartoon replica of that photograph. It has thousands of free GIFs and stickers which you can send from your keyboard. Install MojiPop – Emoji Keyboard and Camera from play store.
Also, just like the other Applications, you can use these stickers on any social media Apps, be it WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
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Memoji is quite an interesting feature. It certainly makes a basic conversation more vibrant and colorful. Let us know if you found these hacks useful in the comments below.