Whatsapp update Whatsapp will not support these smartphones and operating system from 1 January 2020
The new Whatsapp Update From February 2020, any iPhone running iOS 8 or older will not be supported. Apart from this, the same will happen with Android smartphones running on 2.3.7 or earlier.WhatsApp Update will stop working on millions of old smartphones around the world. Because the company has decided to withdraw support from these smartphones. Not all Windows Phone users will be able to use WhatsApp after 31 December 2019. This information was given by Facebook, the owner of WhatsApp. From February 1, 2020, any iPhone running iOS 8 or older will not be supported by WhatsApp.
Facebook’s instant messaging app WhatsApp rolled out a new update for Android users earlier this month. With the new update of WhatsApp, users have got the call waiting for the feature. As the name indicates, when the user is talking on a call on WhatsApp, they will get an alert for the second call on WhatsApp. Instead of disconnecting the second incoming WhatsApp call now automatically, the user will also see two options, the first Decline, and the second End & Accept, with the user receiving the alert.
Apart from this, the same will happen with Android smartphones running on 2.3.7 or earlier. Support for these phones may not be available, but WhatsApp will continue to work on Windows Phone. It is worth noting that in the future, the app will not get any update or security fix on these phones.
WhatsApp has officially stopped supporting Windows Phone today. Facebook’s messaging platform has decided to completely withdraw support from Windows Phone from 31 December 2019. This means that you have any Windows Phone, from today it will not get official support of WhatsApp. This instant messaging app has more than 1.5 billion users in the world and 400 million users only in India. WhatsApp will also stop supporting Android 2.3.7 or earlier and iPhone with iOS 8 or older from 1 February 2020.
Even if support is not available for these phones, but WhatsApp will continue to work on Windows Phone. It is worth noting that in the future, the app will not get any update or security fix on these phones.
WhatsApp has not been available for download on the Microsoft Store since July this year. This service will also be discontinued on 14 January 2020 on Windows 10 Mobile, an upgrade of Windows Phone. This means that the platform will not receive any security updates from early next month.
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