From 2020, Whatsapp is discontinuing work on some mobile phone models. Meaning, now WhatsApp will stop serving these models because the new operating system will not support these mobile models. Know if your phone model does not appear in this list?
Social messenger app Whatsapp will not work on Windows Phone:
WhatsApp has announced that it will not work in smartphones with Windows operating system after 31 December 2019. Windows Mobile software is now outdated and they are not able to support new updates of WhatsApp. However, the company had announced its closure on Windows Mobile a few months ago.
Phones of Android versions 2.3.7 are also now useless for WhatsApp
company says that Android versions 2.3.7 (Gingerbread) has also been included in the list. That is, if your Android phone is Android versions 2.3.7 and there cannot be a new update in that phone, then WhatsApp will no longer run. Think of it like this, if your Android phone is a 2010 model, then it is time to change it.
iPhone 8 will not work in iOS 8, WhatsApp
official statement said that Whatsapp will no longer work in Apple’s iPhone which has iOS 8. Although Apple has said that all their phones are running iOS12. Only 7 percent of the users in the whole world have the old version.