how to transfer pubg mobile account to battlegrounds mobile india

How to Transfer Your Old PUBG Mobile Account to Battlegrounds Mobile India

Battlegrounds Mobile India is finally here, and you can sign up for the early access beta or download Battlegrounds Mobile India on your Android device right now If you have already installed the battle royale game, you might be wondering if you can carry over your glorious achievements and progress from PUBG Mobile to Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI). Fortunately, Battlegrounds Mobile India lets you officially transfer your account from PUBG Mobile, and you will learn how to do that in this article.

Transfer PUBG Mobile Account to Battlegrounds Mobile India (2021)

It goes without saying that you should install Battlegrounds Mobile India on your phone to transfer your PUBG Mobile account to BGMI. Once you have done that and are on the login page, here’s how you can move your old PUBG Mobile account data to Battlegrounds Mobile India.

Sign up for a New Battlegrounds Mobile India Account

1. Before moving your data to Battlegrounds Mobile India, you first need to create a new BGMI account. I will be using my Facebook account to log into the game in this process. You can use the login method you used for PUBG Mobile.

login bgmi

2. BGMI will now request access to your name and profile picture. Tap on “Continue as <name>” to proceed further.

allow permission bgmi

3. You can now pick your username and customize your character. This one doesn’t really matter as you will get your old username and avatar after restoring your PUBG Mobile data.

pick outfit and name bgmi

Migrate Old PUBG Account to Battlegrounds Mobile India

Keep in mind that you can’t transfer your account data over to Battlegrounds Mobile India after December 31, 2021. Having said that, here’s how to migrate all your PUBG Mobile data to BGMI through the built-in account data transfer option right now.

1. After setting up your BGMI account, you will see an “Account Data Transfer” pop-up asking you to confirm if you reside in India. Tap on “Yes” to confirm that you are indeed accessing the game from India.

confirm you reside in India

Note: The game will instantly exit if you tap on “No” upon being asked if you are from India or not. So, make sure you tap on “Yes” when asked.

2. Within seconds, you will see a new pop-up that asks if you would like to transfer your old PUBG Mobile data to this new account. Tap on “Yes, please continue” to confirm your action.

confirm account transfer bgmi

3. In the next step, you should provide your consent for account transfer. Once you have migrated your PUBG Mobile data to Battlegrounds Mobile India, the old account’s data will get deleted. Moreover, you may not get some old in-game attachments in the migration process. Press “Yes” to confirm your consent to this account migration.

consent for account transfer

4. You should now pick the social media account you had previously linked with PUBG Mobile. Tap on “OK” to log in to your Facebook/ Twitter to start the account migration process.

pick social media account of pubg mobile

5. Enter your Facebook/ Twitter credentials and log in to your account. After logging in, PUBG Mobile will request email address access. Tap on the “Continue as <name>” button to allow it.

pubg mobile email access

6. You will now see a final confirmation screen. Press “Yes” to confirm transferring your PUBG Mobile account data to Battlegrounds Mobile India.

confirm account migration again

7. And on the next page, tap on “Continue”, and you have successfully moved your PUBG Mobile data to Battlegrounds Mobile India.

account migration last step

8. BGMI will now take you to the login screen. You can now log in to start playing the game and pick up right where you let off – before PUBG Mobile got banned in India. Questionable avatar choices aside, I got my old PUBG Mobile account and outfit on Battlegrounds Mobile India, as you can see in the image below:

transfer pubg data to bgmi

Alternate Method: Transfer Old PUBG Mobile Account to BGMI from Settings

Now, if you have already set up your Battlegrounds Mobile India account and skipped the account transfer pop-up window to jump into the action. Worry not, because you can use this method to transfer your PUBG Mobile account to Battlegrounds Mobile India in a few easy steps:

1. From your Battleground Mobile India lobby screen, tap on the upwards arrow icon at the bottom right corner.

battlegrounds mobile india account transfer 1

2. Then, tap on “Settings” from the slide-out menu.

battlegrounds mobile india account transfer 2

3. Under the “Basic” settings menu, you will see the “Account Transfer” option at the top. Now, tap on the “Account Transfer” button and follow along from Step 3 in the guide above.

battlegrounds mobile india account transfer 3

That’s it! You should have successfully moved your account data from PUBG Mobile to Battlegrounds Mobile India if you closely followed the steps above.

Move PUBG Mobile Data to Battlegrounds Mobile India

So, that’s how you can migrate your PUBG Mobile account to Battlegrounds Mobile India in a few easy steps. While the process is straightforward, it can get a little time-consuming to accept all the consent pop-ups. However, that’s a small price to pay for getting your old PUBG Mobile account back. And in case you are not aware by now, Battlegrounds Mobile India is essentially a rebranded version of PUBG Mobile with minor tweaks here and there. If you are curious about the weapons you can use in BGMI, check our linked guide. Happy gaming!

38 Comments

  1. Hola , me robaron mi cuenta y la miraron a esta versión hay alguna forma de devolver la cuenta a la aversión global ?

  2. I am not getting any message after created my username tell how to move to next step

  3. Unfortunately we are unbale to provide pubg mobile account transfer service at this time…please help me with this problem.

  4. My account got hacked last month and a new twitter account was linked to my game and wasted all my UC and altered my game settings. But when BGMI came i linked my FB account again and transfered the data to BGMI and saw that twitter account isn’t linked there so i linked google play account as the second option. So is that twitter account unlinked now?? Please help its a serious problem!!

  5. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide account transfer services at this time. Fix this error please

  6. inside BGMI, I cannot login into my twitter acc. that i link with PUBG GLOBAL.. PLEASE HELP… But i can login in the twitter app with same email & password….always sayin, “denied due to suspicious activity” …..

  7. Unfortunately we are unbale to provide pubg mobile account transfer service at this time….. Yea problem plz help me????

  8. Unfortunately I skipped data transfer I did again using my Facebook account it’s show login failed please check if you selected correct server and have created a new character “what should I do now

  9. If I do data transfer from PUBG Mobile does all achievement points counts in BGMI or it resets ?

  10. sir i didnt got my old facebook acc now its starting from begining i played it last before 1 year now what should i do i tried all the above methods nut no use

  11. sir i didnt got my old facebook acc now its starting from begining i played it last before 1 year no w im logging in and its coming from lvl1 , i tried all the above methods but no solution , its lvl45 account pls help

  12. My twitter is blocked and I don’t have option to login through email and password …

    What shld I do and I only used these 2 methods ?

    1. Install PUBG Mobile through apkpure, open your account using vpn or DNS changer, unlink your old Twitter account, link a new Twitter account. Now use this Twitter to transfer your data

  13. I had my pubg account via Google play. We are not seeing any option to restore our previous account from Google.

    Please help us and convey our message to krafton.

    1. To those who are unable to get old account since you used Google play games account
      Use vpn to download PUBG Apk from official Pubgmobile website
      Install the apk (Its 900 mb+)
      Once installed, login to pubg account with google play games
      Go to settings and link your Twitter, Facebook
      Now install Battlegrounds (BGMI) as per beeboms instructions
      Go to settings and link your Twitter, Facebook
      You will get your old account back even if you had your PUBG account with google play games

    2. bro just link ua fb account in global first than make new acc in bgmi and click on acc tranfer nd enter link global fb account easyyy

  14. Unable to transfer data though i hv accepted all terms n condition still not able to get my old id . Shows error

    1. you can use old pubg apk with vpn and then link your previous account with facebook or twitter and then use it to log in in Bgmi

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