Which mobile will not work anymore in WhatsApp
The WhatsApp, the popular messaging application, will soon cease to be supported by millions of smartphone in the world, yesterday announced the same company, prompting angry reactions of many users. The change, which will enter into force at the end of the year, affects a range smartphone that you can no longer use the free application.
These include older models Windows, Android, Apple, Blackberry and Nokia, as the iPhone 3GS / iOS 6, all BlackBerry models, but Nokia S40 and Nokia Symbian S60. The popular service said that by mid-2017, the application will not work on mobile phones with Windows Phone 7, and will not be supported nor Android 2.1 and 2.2.
According to the company announcement, older platforms can no longer meet the requirements of WhatsApp, which recently celebrated its seventh birthday. “Having closed seven years of operation, we want the future to focus our efforts on mobile platforms chosen by the vast majority of users’ highlighted features.
In a notice announcing the change last February, the company advised those new mobile … to buy another until the end of 2016. “If you use one of the older devices that are affected, we recommend to buy a new iPhone or a smartphone that to use newer versions of Android or Windows Phone before the end of 2016 ” , stated in the notice.