Last updated on Dec 30th, 2020 at 06:15 pm

The popular messaging app WhatsApp will not be compatible with some iPhone and Android smartphones from 2021

WhatsApp will be updating operating systems and applications which will result in some smartphones being incompatible with the app.

Here is the list of iPhone and Android smartphones that will be affected and will no longer be able to use WhatsApp from 1 January 2021.

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iPhones

All iPhones that do not have iOS 9 and above will no longer be able to use WhatsApp.

iPhones that will be without WhatsApp

All iPhone 4 as well as earlier models won’t be able to use WhatsApp.

Cellphone models that need to update to iOS 9 or later to continue using WhatsApp?

  • iPhone 4S
  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 5S
  • iPhone 5C
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6S

Android smartphones

WhatsApp will either stop working completely or not work correctly on smartphones that run on some Android versions.

Smartphones that won’t have WhatsApp

All smartphones with Android 4.0.3

Models that will no longer be compatible with WhatsApp

  • HTC Desire
  • Motorola Droid Razr
  • LG Optimus Black
  • Samsung Galaxy S2

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WhatsApp will no longer work on these iPhone & Android smartphones from 2021

WhatsApp will no longer work on these iPhone & Android smartphones from 2021

Here is the list of iPhone and Android smartphones that will be affected and will no longer be able to use WhatsApp from 1 January 2021…