By implications, customers on a wide range of older handsets might find yourself shedding entry to the messaging app.
Facebook which is at the moment the proprietor of WhatsApp confirmed this through its assist web page that it’ll cease supporting these gadgets on December 31, 2019.
According to the firm, any cellphone working the Windows Mobile working system won’t be supported after this date.
However, that’s not all. Any iPhone working software program older than iOS 7 will not be supported and neither will any Android gadget with model 2.3.7 put in.
The iOS and Android blocks gained’t occur this month however will happen on February 1, 2020. WhatsApp says that anybody utilizing these older telephones can not create new accounts or reverify present accounts.
‘Because we no longer actively develop for these operating systems, some features might stop functioning at any time,’ the corporate stated in a weblog submit saying the closing dates.
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