Starting next November, the WhatsApp application on many old smartphones will no longer work within two months, forcing millions of users of the application not to communicate about it. Accordingly, “WhatsApp” will stop supporting a group of old-style smartphone models running on the “Android” and “ios” systems.
And according to the British newspaper “The Sun”, the application will be stopped on all phones with version “4.0.4” of “Android” and earlier, which is no longer compatible with the terms of “WhatsApp”. Application that also applies to devices running the WhatsApp operating system. iOS 9 and earlier updates.
List of phones stopping WhatsApp application
The list of telephones includes: Samsung telephones with the versions “Galaxy S3 mini”, “Trend II” and “Trend Lite” as well as “Core” and “Ace 2”.
For LG phones, the list includes the following models: “Optimus F7”, “F5”, “L3 II dual”, “F7 II” and “F5 II”.
The app also won’t work on Sony Xperia, Ascend Mate, and Ascend D2 phones.
Eventually, these models of the phones “iPhone”, “SE”, “6S” and “6S Plus” will be on the list of phones on which the WhatsApp 2021 application did not work.
It should be noted that the official WhatsApp account on Twitter announced the easy provision of the function of transferring chats when switching phones from iPhone to Samsung phones, which was a huge obstacle for users.
📱📲 New cell phone, same memories.
Changing your phone no longer means losing your chat history. Starting today, you can move your WhatsApp history from iOS to Samsung. And soon on all devices. pic.twitter.com/v9WwV3YDJf
– Whatsapp whatsapp) 2. September 2021
A fine on WhatsApp!
The Irish data guardian has fined the Facebook application WhatsApp a heavy fine of 225 million euros, the equivalent of 267 million dollars, for violating data protection regulations that are not required in the European Union, according to CNBC. American.
The Irish Data Protection Board added that WhatsApp does not disclose enough information to European Union citizens about what it does with their data and information and that the WhatsApp application does not tell Europeans how their personal data is collected and used for other purposes how WhatsApp shares data with the Facebook application. .
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