WhatsApp will stop working for millions of smartphones in a few days – will it affect you?

WHATSAPP will stop working for millions of smartphone users in a few days – these are the ones who will be affected.

The messaging platform just announced that they will no longer be available on certain phones.

WhatsApp will stop working on 49 phones in a few days

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WhatsApp will stop working on 49 phones in a few daysCredit: Alamy

With new and updated versions of gadgets being released every year, WhatsApp bosses have said that older phones will no longer support the app.

WhatsApp will no longer be available for 49 smartphones from December 31st.

A WhatsApp spokesperson said: “In order to keep up with the latest technological advances, we routinely discontinue support for older operating systems in order to realign our resources to support the latest operating systems.

“If we stop supporting your operating system, you will be notified and reminded several times to update your device to continue using WhatsApp.”

The list of phones includes iPhones, Samsung, Huawei and more.

List of phones that no longer support WhatsApp

  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 5c
  • Archos 53 Platinum
  • Grand S Flex ZTE
  • Grand X Quad V987 ZTE
  • HTC Desire 500
  • Huawei Ascend D
  • Huawei Ascend D1
  • Huawei Ascend D2
  • Huawei Ascend G740
  • Huawei AscendMate
  • Huawei Ascend P1
  • Quad XL
  • Lenovo A820
  • LG Decree
  • LG Lucid 2
  • LG Optimus 4X HD
  • LG Optimus F3
  • LG Optimus F3Q
  • LG Optimus F5
  • LG Optimus F6
  • LG Optimus F7
  • LG Optimus L2 II
  • LG Optimus L3 II
  • LG Optimus L3 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L4 II
  • LG Optimus L4II Dual
  • LG Optimus L5
  • LG Optimus L5 II
  • LG Optimus L5 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L7
  • LG Optimus L7 II
  • LG Optimus L7II Dual
  • LG Optimus NitroHD
  • Note ZTE V956
  • Samsung galaxy ace 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Core
  • Samsung galaxy s2
  • Samsung Galaxy s3 Mini
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend II
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite
  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2
  • Sony Xperia Arc S
  • Sony Xperia Miro
  • Sony Xperia NeoL
  • Wiko Cink Five
  • Wiko DarknightZT

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