New Delhi: In style messaging platform WhatsApp will withdraw help from sure platforms from January 1.
Mentioning about supported working programs, WhatsApp web page mentions that it supplies help for and advocate utilizing the next units:
Android working OS four.zero.three and newer
iPhone working iOS 9 and newer
Choose telephones working KaiOS 2.5.1 newer, together with JioPhone and JioPhone 2
“Upon getting considered one of these units, set up WhatsApp and register your telephone quantity. WhatsApp can solely be activated with one telephone quantity on one system at a time. Moreover, there isn’t any choice to switch your chat historical past between platforms. Nevertheless, we offer the choice to export your chat historical past as an e mail attachment.Please notice, export chat isn’t supported in Germany,” WhatsApp says in its help web page.
Primarily based on the above, it may be concluded that iPhones not run iOS 9 won’t be used for WhatsApp companies from 2021. This embrace all earlier iPhone fashions upto iPhone four. Nevertheless, these utilizing iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6S, must replace their telephones with both iOS 9 or later for having the ability to use WhatsApp. For Android customers, telephones like HTC Want, LG Optimus Black, Motorola Droid Razr, Samsung Galaxy S2 are those that might not be working Android OS four.zero.three and newer.
Methods to discover out OS working in your telephone
iPhone customers go to Settings > Normal > Data to seek out out software program model in your iPhone. Android customers go to Settings > About Cellphone to seek out out OS model working in your smartphone.