WhatsApp to stop working on these smartphones from January 1



WhatsApp will cease working for some iPhones in addition to Android smartphones beginning January 1, 2021.


There are a number of Android and iOS telephones that won’t have the ability to run the app as the corporate will withdraw assist for older variations of OS from subsequent 12 months.



In keeping with the data on the WhatsApp FAQ part, WhatsApp will solely be appropriate with telephones working the Android 4.0.3 working system or newer in addition to iPhones working on iOS 9 and newer.


All iPhone fashions as much as the iPhone 4 will lose assist for the messaging platform within the subsequent few days. The iPhone fashions embrace the iPhone 4S, the iPhone 5, the iPhone 5S, the iPhone 6, and the iPhone 6S.


For Android, units together with HTC Want, Motorola Droid Razr, LG Optimus Black, and the Samsung Galaxy S2 will lose WhatsApp assist as 2020 ends.


The moment messaging platform will preserve the app working for choose telephones with KaiOS 2.5.1 OS or newer, together with JioPhone and JioPhone 2.


To verify which OS an iPhone is working head over to the Settings menu, then to the Common and Data possibility, Software program and the customers will have the ability to see the OS working that individual iPhone.


Android customers can head to Settings, then About Telephone to see which Android model their smartphone is working on.


 


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