Transfer Pokémon Go account to new Android Phone

Pokemon Go, developed by Niantic, is a free location-based augmented reality game. It is available on Google Play Store and Apple Store. It was initially released in selected countries. This game hits the records of popularity in a very short interval of time. The concept of this game was to promote physical activities by physically moving to different places. The game uses GPS to locate your current location. After that, it displays a real world map to locate and capture the ‘Pokemon‘. Here, we are going to explain how to transfer Pokemon Go account to new Android Phone.

Transfer Pokemon Go account to new Android Phone:

  1. The first step you have to do is to remember the Google account or the Pokemon Trainer Club account that you used to signup to play the game. This should be the first step before transferring a Pokemon Go account to your new Android phone. If you do not remember your account then simply tap the ‘PokéBall’ icon and then go to ‘Settings’. There you will see the account name under the ‘Sign Out’ option. Just note it down somewhere for the safe side.
  2. Now, tap on ‘Sign Out‘ to remove the ‘Pokemon Go’ account from your previous device.
  3. After you have signed out your ‘Pokemon Go’ account from your previous device, then you can install the ‘Pokemon Go’ game from the Google Play Store in your new Android device.
  4. Once the game is installed, open it.
  5. Now, use the Google or Pokemon Trainer Club account to sign in.

Congratulations, you have successfully transferred your Pokemon Go account to your new Android device. If you are still facing any issues while transferring your account then let us know. If you have any query regarding how to transfer Pokemon Go account to your new Android Phone then leave us a comment. We will help you out.

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4 years ago

My old phone fell and completely broke. Can not turn on at all. How do i get into my pokemon go without starting over On my new phone?

4 years ago
Reply to  August

Download Pokemon Go on your new phone.
Sign in with your google account.
Your game will start from where you left on broken phone.

3 years ago

I accidentally created a new account and now can’t retrieve my old one. My old phone was destroyed, and my new one will only sign me on to the new account. Please help.

Shaun Sanford
3 years ago

I used my hotmail to log in to my Pokemon Go account but can’t log in on my new phone (Galaxy s8) how do i get my account back?

3 years ago
Reply to  Shaun Sanford

It uses Gmail account to login. You must be using wrong email to log in.