Last Updated on December 16, 2020 by Swati Brijwasi
big news! WhatsApp users big shock from 1 January 2021, WhatsApp will be closed on these smartphones
WhatsApp users are going to get a big shock on the new year. Actually, on the start of WhatsApp 2021, i.e. from January 1, WhatsApp will stop working on some old Android phones and iPhones.
According to the report, iOS 9 and Android 4.0.3 will not work on smartphones operating below the operating system. WhatsApp’s support page advises users to use the latest version of the operating system so that they can use all the features.
It was told that iPhone users must use iOS 9 or above and Android users to use version 4.0.3 or above to use all the features of WhatsApp. Let’s know which phone will stop supporting it.
WhatsApp will be closed on these iPhone
Apple’s iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5S, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6S will have to be updated with the operating system iOS 9. For information, let us know that iPhone 6S, 6 Plus, and iPhone SE are the first generation iPhones, which can be updated from iOS 14.
WhatsApp will not work on these Android phones
This includes models like HTC Desire, LG Optimus Black, Motorola Droid Razr, Samsung Galaxy S2. If you do not know which operating system your phone runs on, then the way to know this is very easy. For this, you have to go to the settings of your iPhone or Android.
for iphone user
-If you are an iPhone user, first go to Settings for this.
Then tap on General.
On going to the information, you will get the software details of your iPhone.
Update phone 1 immediately
For android user
Similarly, the Android user must first go to Settings. Here by going to About Phone, the user will be able to know about the operating system of the phone. Those who have the option to update the phone, immediately update it with the latest software, while the users who do not have the option to update the phone, will have to buy a new phone to use WhatsApp.