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WhatsApp will stop working on these Android phones, iPhones from November 1

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NEW DELHI: If you are using an old Android phone or iPhone, you may need to worry about WhatsApp Support. WhatsApp has now announced that it will stop supporting phones that don’t run Android OS 4.1 and above and iOS 10 and above.
If you’re using a smartphone that doesn’t run at least Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, released in 2011, it’s high time to upgrade. Just go to the Settings menu and check About Phone to see which version of Android is running on your phone.
Talk about iPhone, WhatsApp will only work on iOS 10 and later.
JioPhone users don’t have to worry about WhatsApp support. WhatsApp clarified that “some phones running newer KaiOS 2.5.1, including the JioPhone and JioPhone 2” will continue to support the chat app.
According to a report from Metro news, the following smartphones will not support WhatsApp from November 1.
Apple
Apple iPhone SE, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus
Samsung
The Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite, Galaxy Trend II, Galaxy SII, Galaxy S3 mini, Galaxy Xcover 2, Galaxy Core, Galaxy Ace 2.
LG
LG Lucid 2, Optimus Prime F7, Optimus F5, Optimus L3 II Dual, Optimus F5, Optimus L5, Optimus L5 II, Optimus L5 Dual, Optimus L3 2, Optimus L7, Optimus L7 II Dual, Optimus Prime L7 II, Optimus F6, Enact, Optimus L4 II Dual, Optimus F3, Optimus L4 II, Optimus L2 II, Optimus Prime HD and 4X HD, Optimus Prime F3Q
ZTE
ZTE Grand S Flex, ZTE V956, Grand X Quad V987, Grand Mémo
Huawei
Huawei Ascend G740, Ascend Mate, Ascend D Quad XL, Ascend D1 Quad XL, Ascend P1 S, Ascend D2.

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