As of January 1, 2019, there are certain cell phones and operating systems that will stop using WhatsApp properly. According to the instant messaging service on their site, there are phones that can use WhatsApp only until December 31 of this year.
On the other hand, the company indicates that Android devices with OS 2.3.7 or some older version may use WhatsApp until February 1, 2020, also the deadline for iPhone users with iOS 7 or earlier operating system. .
In short, what will happen is that you can not create new accounts or check existing ones on these platforms, where you can also "stop working at any time" the different functions of WhatsApp that are being updated.
On the other hand, users who have Android devices with 4.0 operating system, iPhone with iOS 8 or Windows Phone with 8.1 operating system or more modern versions of these systems can be sure WhatsApp will continue to operate at 100% for now.
To find out if our phone can not withstand WhatsApp, just check if it has some of these characteristics:
– Android phones running version 2.3.7 or earlier
– iPhones with iOS 7 and earlier
– Nokia S40
To check which operating system has a phone, in the case of Android, go to "Settings" and then to "over the phone", while on iPhone, go to "Settings", "general" and "select" information. "(Infotech)