Which phones will stop using WhatsApp?
Smartphones using Android 2.3.
7 and older, and iPhone iOS 8 or older, are those affected by the update.
The operating systems that WhatsApp is dropping support for are legacy operating systems, which are no longer updated or installed on new devices..
Is WhatsApp going to end?
WhatsApp will end service for some iOS and Android phones from 2020. WhatsApp informs the app will stop working for all Windows phone users after December 31. WhatsApp is ending service for some phones. WhatsApp has already ended service for some Blackberry and Nokia phones back in the year 2016.
What will happen to WhatsApp in 2020?
WhatsApp will stop working on MILLIONS of smartphones worldwide in 2020 as it removes support for older iPhones and Android phones and all Windows Mobile devices. WhatsApp will stop working on millions of phones in the next couple of months as the company withdraws support for some older mobile platforms.
Why is WhatsApp going to be banned?
While one claims that WhatsApp is going to be banned in India due to govt policy, another one claims that the outage was due to “some inconvenience in our satellite connection” and that downloading of photos, videos and audio clips etc has been disabled in WhatsApp for one week.