Whatsapp one of the most popular messaging app with more than 1.5 billion users worldwide, will no longer support many phones soon. Whatsapp released a minimum requirement list for a mobile device, check it out to know whether you are using a phone which supports WhatsApp or not.
These phones will not work in the near future according to the policies.
- Nokia 206 Single SIM
- Nokia 206 Dual SIM
- Nokia 208 Preinstalled Whatsapp
- Nokia 301 Single SIM Chat Edition.
- Nokia 301 Dual SIM Chat Edition
- Nokia 515 Preinstalled Whatsapp New
- Nokia Asha series
- Nokia C3-00
- Nokia C3-01
- Nokia X2-00
- Nokia X2-01
- Nokia X3-02
- Nokia X3-002.5
- iPhone 3GS
Here is the list of operating systems which are discarded by Whatsapp.
- Andriod versions older than 2.3.3
- Windows Phone 8.0 and older
- iPhone 3GS/iOS6
- Nokia Symbian S60
- Blackberry OS and Blackberry 10
These were the list of operating systems which will discontinue but there are also certain operating systems, which will not be making any new accounts but will continue with the previous one’s.
- Nokia S40 until 31st December 2018
- Andriod versions 2.3..7 and older until 1st February 2020
- iOS7 and older until 1st February 2020
They have also suggested if you are using an older version of an operating system update it as soon as possible.