Every year the applications carry out important updates to continue meeting the needs of their users. In this context, some devices become incompatible with the new versions of the apps and some of them even stop working.
For this reason, the “businessman” shares a list of iOS and Android smartphones that the popular instant messaging app WhatsApp will cease to operate on in early 2021.
It should be noted that WhatsApp will continue to work on some Android devices, starting with version 4.0.3 or later, and on iPhones running iOS 9 or later.
WhatsApp support will be permanently discontinued on phones running the Android OS operating system: Samsung Galaxy S2, Motorola Droid Razr, LG Optimus Black, and HTC Desire.
While WhatsApp will permanently discontinue four versions of the iPhone, namely the iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c, in addition to the iPhone 5s.
So if you are an Android phone user, you can find your operating system, you can go to “Settings”, then “About Phone,” then to “System Software Information”.
For iPhone phones, if you want to know the operating system your iPhone is using, go to “Settings”, then “General,” then “Software Update” and the current version will be displayed.