Meta-owned platform WhatsApp is ending support for nearly 49 smartphones across brands including Apple, and Samsung, among many others by the 31st of December.
About Every year the messaging platform WhatsApp ends its support for several phones and this year WhatsApp announced ends its service for several phones.
As the year 2022 is coming to an end, WhatsApp is also ending support for some Android phones as well as a few iPhone models. Most of the users do not need to worry because the support that the messaging platform is ending is for phones running on old and outdated operating systems.
This means that after the specific date, users of old phones will no longer be able to get updates including new features and security updates from WhatsApp and eventually the service will stop working for them.
The 49 smartphones that will no longer be able to run WhatsApp after 31st December 2022.
Apple iPhone 5, Apple 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 Ascend Mate, Huawei Ascend P1, Quad XL, Lenovo A820, LG Enact, 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 L4 II Dual, LG Optimus L5, LG Optimus L5 Dual, LG Optimus L5 II, LG Optimus L7, LG Optimus L7 II, LG Optimus L7 II Dual, LG Optimus Nitro HD, Memo 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 Neo L, Wiko Cink Five, Wiko Darknight ZT.