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WhatsApp will no longer work on many models of mobile phones; Consult the menu

ByCindy J. Daddario

Sep 21, 2021


There are people who use older versions of the operating systems, Android and iOS, on their devices. Well: for this group, WhatsApp has already announced the application it will stop working. On the other hand, there are specifications on the versions that will no longer display the app.

According to a statement released by the company that Facebook has controlled for seven years, versions equal to or earlier than 4.0.3 of Android and Apple 9 are the versions that will not have WhatsApp functionality. You may be wondering: can I no longer use WhatsApp? The point is that one possibility is the implementation of Update.

It is important to realize that sometimes the update process may have issues. It’s not constant, but it can happen, according to technical experts.

How to update Android and iOS operating systems

To update the version of the Android operating system, you need to go to “Settings”, “System”, “Advanced” and “System update”. Thus, with a good Wi-Fi connection, it is possible to upgrade the system to a file last version And prevent WhatsApp from crashing.

In Apple’s iOS system, go to “Settings”, “General” and “About”. By clicking on the last option, you will have access to the version used and you can choose to update.

List of devices that will not be able to access WhatsApp

LG models

  • Lucid2, Optimus F7, Optimus F5, Optimus L3 II, Dual, Optimus F5, Optimus L5 2, Optimus L5 Dual, Optimus L3 2, Optimus L7 II, Dual, Optimus L7 II, Optimus Prime F6, Enact, Optimus L4 II, Dual Optimus F3, Optimus L4 II, Optimus L2 II and Optimus F3Q.

ZTE models

  • Grand S Flex, ZTE V956, Grand X Quad V987, Grand Mémo.

Huawei models

  • Ascend G740, Ascen Mate, Ascend D2.

Sony model

Samsung models

  • Galaxy Trend Lite, Galaxy Trend II, Galaxy S3 mini, Galaxy Xcover 2, Galaxy Core, Galaxy Ace 2.

Other less popular brands use the same or lower version of Android 4.0.3. They are the following:

  • Archos 53 Platinum;
  • HTC Desire 500;
  • Caterpillar Cat B15;
  • Lenovo A820.

In version 9 of the Apple operating system, the following are distinguished:

  • iPhone SE;
  • iPhone 6S
  • iPhone 6S Plus.


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