WhatsApp will stop working on millions of phones from January 2021

WhatsApp will stop working on millions of phones from January 2021

WhatsApp has released a statement saying that by January 2021, the app will stop working on some phones because of an update to remove older devices.

This update is said to be focused on the operating systems iOS9 for iPhones and Android 4.0.3 respectively. This means that iPhone not running IOS 9 or above and Androids that don’t run at least Android 4.0.3 will be unable to use the application.

Check out lists of phones that will be ruled out:

• Apple iPhone 1-4
• Samsung Galaxy S2
• HTC Desire
• LG Optimus Black
• Motorola Droid Razr
• Any Android released before 2010

Phones that will need to update to at least iOS 9 or Android OS 4.0.3:

• Apple iPhone 4S
• iPhone 5
• iPhone 5S
• iPhone 6
• iPhone 6S
• Samsung Galaxy S3 and newer
• Samsung Galaxy Note
• HTC Sensation
• HTC Thunderbolt
• LG Lucid
• Motorola Droid 4
• Sony Xperia Pro and newer

Owners of phones that fall into this category will need to upgrade their operating system or get a new phone.

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