How to set different WhatsApp call ringtone for each Contact

Follow this tutorial to change WhatsApp call Ringtone for each contact on iPhone and Android. You can set a different WhatsApp call ringtone for a different contact by following the steps given in this article.

Set Different WhatsApp call ringtone for different Contact Android iPhone

Custom Notifications on WhatsApp are a great way to figure out who’s calling or messaging you with the ringtone or the message tone itself. Earlier, these Custom notifications were only there on WhatsApp for iOS messages but now they have been added for Android app as well with the latest update(version 2.16.376).

Now, before getting started please note that WhatsApp for iOS removed the feature of setting a WhatsApp call ringtone from the app with iOS 10. However, you can use the workaround we will mention here to set a different ringtone for WhatsApp calls for each contact on iPhone.

On the other hand, WhatsApp Android app has got this feature officially so you can change ringtones for WhatsApp calls easily on Android.

Follow our article on Changing WhatsApp calls ringtone for all Contacts and continue reading this one to set a different call ringtone for individual contact on WhatsApp.

Set different WhatsApp Call Ringtone for different Contact

Let us first look at the procedure for Android.


1. Open WhatsApp and go to the profile screen of the desired Contact.

2. Under Contact Info/Profile screen, select Custom Notifications.

3. Tap on Use custom notifications to Check it.

4. Next, tap on Ringtone under Call notifications.

Set Different WhatsApp call ringtone for each contact Android

Select the desired Ringtone and you are done. Similarly, visit other contacts profile and set different WhatsApp call ringtones for them.

Now, WhatsApp iOS app doesn’t have WhatsApp call ringtone feature anymore. However, you can use the following method.

iOS/ iPhone

 This is no out of this world trick but it gets the job done. You just need to set a different ringtone for each contact on iPhone for normal phone calls from the Phone app. This will change the ringtones for WhatsApp calls as well for those contacts. This way you can have a different ringtone for WhatsApp calls for different contacts on iPhone.

We hope that you were able to use Custom Notifications for WhatsApp calling on Android and iPhone. If you are facing any issues let us know in the comments.


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