New Year, New Phone? It is not a bad idea if you have a little old mobile phone and want to continue using whatsapp. The company confirmed The models that will not be compatible with the messaging service. As operating systems get updates, some functions of the platform can not be used, until finally the end comes.
Now the confirmation arrives for Nokia users Operating system's 40: After December 31, 2018 They will not be able to continue using whatsapp. The company reported in its blog that "because we are no longer developing functions for the platforms, some functions can keep working at any time."
The platforms and their "expiration date"
– Nokia S40, After December 31, 2018.
– Version of the operating system Android 2.3.7 Gingerbread And previous, after February 1, 2020.
– IPhone iOS 7 And previous, after February 1, 2020.
Once the deadline has passed, The application may have an error."Because we are no longer developing functions for the platforms, Some functions may stop working at any time"They indicated by the Facebook company.
Those who work
Do you want to change the phone and relax that you can use WhatsApp? These are the compatible platforms:
– Android operating system 4.0 or higher.
-Windows Phone 8.1 or higher.
– iOS 8 or higher.