There are people who use, on their devices, old versions of the operating systems, Android and iOS. Well: for this group, WhatsApp has already announced the app It will stop working. On the other hand, there are specs about which versions will not display the app anymore.
According to a statement issued by the company that Facebook has controlled for seven years, versions equal to or before 4.0.3 of Android and Apple 9 are the versions that will not have WhatsApp functionality. Perhaps, you may ask yourself: Can I not use WhatsApp again? The fact is that one possibility is the implementation of Update.
It is important to realize that sometimes, the update process can encounter problems. It’s not constant, but it can happen, according to technical experts.
How to update Android and iOS operating systems
To update the Android OS version, 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 latest version And prevent WhatsApp from crashing.
In Apple’s iOS system, it is necessary to go to “Settings”, “General” and “About”. By clicking on the last option, you will have access to the version used and you will be able to choose to update.
List of devices that will not be able to access WhatsApp
- 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.
- Grand S Flex, ZTE V956, Grand X Quad V987, Grand Memo.
- Ascend G740, Ascen Mate, Ascend D2.
- Galaxy Trend Lite, Galaxy Trend II, Galaxy S3 mini, Galaxy Xcover 2, Galaxy Core, Galaxy Ace 2.
Other less popular brands are using the same or lower version of Android 4.0.3. These are as follows:
- Archos 53 Platinum;
- HTC Desire 500;
- Caterpillar Cat B15;
- Lenovo A820.
In Apple’s operating system version 9, the following stand out:
- iPhone SE;
- iPhone 6S
- iPhone 6S Plus.
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