How To Change Your Twitch Name From Android Or Iphone

Twitch is the world’s biggest streaming platform and its community only keeps on growing. With a popular platform such as this one, there must be some features that are more requested than others. And maybe the most requested feature ever since Twitch was released is changing the username. 


This feature took a while to get implemented. Before 2019, if you wanted to change your username, you would have to make a new account. That’s right, completely from scratch. It was terrible. But, now that problem is finally over. 

There is a way you can change your username. If you are not satisfied with your current name on Twitch, you can always change it to something cooler. If you recently downloaded the Twitch app on your mobile device, you can also change it from there.

That’s where this guide comes for. We will show you how you can change the username in no-time. Here is how you can do it. All you have to do is follow these simple steps. Let’s begin.

Step 1

Open the Twitch app. Select the cog icon on the top right corner. It is next to the search bar and above the profile image. 

Step 2

Now a new menu will pop up. Here, you want to select the first option from the top. Tap on “Settings”.

Step 3

Scroll all the way to the end and look for “Community Guidelines”. Select it.

Step 4

Wait for the page to load. It may take a couple of seconds. After its done loading, go to the menu on the top right corner. It looks like three horizontal lines. Press it.

Step 5

Scroll all the way to the end of the menu and select “Browse”.

Step 6

Now, this is the page you are going to see. You can see the most famous streaming servers of popular games. On the top right corner are your profile picture and username. Press it. 

Step 7

This is the submenu that will pop up. What you want to do is go all the way to the end of the menu. Select the second option from the bottom. Press “Settings”. You are now almost there. Just one more step and you will be able to change your username. 

Step 8

This is the last and final step – your profile. Here, you can change your profile picture and update your Twitch account. But, most importantly, you can change your username. In the “Profile Settings” menu, you will see your email, Username, Display Name, etc. Now, you can go ahead and add a different name. You can use whatever name you want. When you are done, just confirm the changes and go back to see your new username. 


That’s it! Now you know how to change your username on Twitch.


Twitch is one of those platforms the entire world knows about. That’s why you want to show the best username or a display name that you can. If you don’t like your current Twitch name, all you have to do is follow this guide and you will change it in minutes.