WhatsApp: on which cell phones will the application stop working from November 30

One more time, WhatsApp will close 2022 with a new update, which does not sit very well with all users since the application will stop working on some cell phone models quite popular later this month.

It will be from November 30 when WhatsApp will definitely «turn off» on some smartphones because these phones would not support the adjustments made to the app, which is currently the second most downloaded in the world, behind Instagram.

The devices on which WhatsApp will no longer be accessible are those that work with Android 4.0.3 system and in iOS version 12, Therefore, various models of iPhone, Samsung, LG, Huawei, among others, will be affected. The seniority period of the equipment ranges from 5 to 10 years.

This is because with the various updates to the service, which is owned by the Meta company, different models stop being able to process the application.

People who have one of these devices and want to have WhatsApp must purchase a new device and make a backup to avoid losing their conversation history.

The list of cell phones that will no longer have WhatsApp as of November 30

* iPhone: iPhone 6S, iPhone SE, iPhone 6S Plus.

*Samsung: Samsung Galaxy Core, Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite, Samsung Galaxy Ace 2, Samsung Galaxy S3 mini, Samsung Galaxy Trend II, and Samsung Galaxy X cover 2.

* LG: LG Optimus L3 II Dual, LG Optimus L5 II, LG Optimus F5, LG Optimus L3 II, LG Optimus L7II, LG Optimus L5 Dual, LG Optimus L7 Dual, LG Optimus F3, LG Optimus F3Q, LG Optimus L2 II, LG Optimus L4 II, LG Optimus F6 LG Enact, LG Lucid 2, and LG Optimus F7.

*Huawei: Huawei Ascend Mate, Huawei Ascend G740, Huawei Ascend D2.

* Other brands: Sony Xperia M, Lenovo A820, ZTE V956 – UMI X2, ZTE Grand S Flex, ZTE Grand Memo, Faea F1THL W8, Wiko Cink Five, Winko Darknight, and Archos 53 Platinum

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