How to Disable Vibration in WhatsApp

By default, your device will vibrate whenever you receive a WhatsApp message or call.

If you wish, you can disable vibration for an individual chat and all chats. Let’s see how to do these tasks on an Android phone.

Disable Vibration for Individual Chat

Note: The following steps are for the individual group too.

Open WhatsApp.

Hit the chat of a contact for which you want to turn off vibration.

Tap the name at the top.

Now, you can see “Custom notifications” which you can find between “Mute notifications” and “Media visibility.”

Hit “Use custom notifications.”

Under “Message notifications,” you can see “Vibrate” between “Notification tone” and “Popup notification.” Hit it.

Select “Off.”

Vibration disabled for WhatsApp messages of a contact

If you want to turn off the vibration for WhatsApp calls, hit “Vibrate” under “Call notifications.”

Select “Off.”

Vibration disabled for WhatsApp calls of a contact

That’s it. All done.

If you want to revert, hit “Use custom notifications.”

See: How to Backup WhatsApp Chats to Google Drive

Disable Vibration for All Contacts and Groups

  1. ​Open WhatsApp.
  2. ​Hit the Overflow Menu (three vertical dots) > Settings > Notifications.
  3. If you want to disable vibration for all contacts, then tap the “Vibrate” (which is between “Notification tone” and “Popup notification“) under the “Messages” section. In the popup, select “Off.”
  4. If you want to turn off the vibration for all group chats, then tap the “Vibrate” under the “Groups” section. In the popup, select “Off.”
  5. If you want to turn off the vibration for WhatsApp calls, then hit the “Vibrate” option under the “Calls” section. In the “Vibrate” popup, select “Off.”
Disabled vibration for WhatsApp calls

That’s it. All done.

If you want to revert, follow the above steps, and instead of selecting “Off,” select “Default.”

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