WhatsApp is all set to end support on some of the old Android and iOS smartphones from 2021. Reportedly, with the calendar year coming to a close, popular messaging app WhatsApp is also ending support for Android phones and iPhones which run on dated operating systems.
The Facebook-owned messaging app will stop working on smartphones not running on the least iOS 9 or Android 4.0.3 operating systems.
How To Avoid It?
To avoid such incidents, WhatsApp’s support page suggests its enamours user base to go for the latest version of their operating system to enjoy all the features.
According to this mandate, to have a smooth functioning, WhatsApp for iPhones requires iOS 9 or later and WhatsApp for Android is running on Android 4.0.3 and newer.
Which Smartphones Will Get Affected?
Nowadays, not many smartphones are running on these dated operating systems.
Still it is noteworthy here that some specific smartphones will lose support for the popular messaging app.
In the case of iPhones, all the iPhone models up to the iPhone 4 will lose support for the iPhone.
In simple words, the users who are using the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5S, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6S will have to update their operating system to iOS 9 or later in order to continue using WhatsApp……Read More>>