WhatsApp will stop working on these phones

Cell phones that deposit WhatsApp

And the company explained that due to the new update, as of March 1, these devices will not be able to support the application, due to the new technical requirements in the operating systems.

In case android, The version required for the app to run properly is 4.1 The phones the app will no longer work on will be:


  • Samsung Galaxy Core
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite
  • Samsung Galaxy Ace 2
  • Samsung galaxy s3 mini
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend II
  • Samsung Galaxy X2 cover.
  • LG Optimus L3 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L5 II
  • LG Optimus F5 phone
  • LG Optimus L3 II
  • LG Optimus L7II
  • LG Optimus L5 Dual
  • LG Optimus L7 Dual
  • LG Optimus F3 phone
  • LG Optimus F3Q phone
  • LG Optimus L2 II
  • LG Optimus L4 II
  • LG Optimus F6 phone
  • LG Enact
  • LG Lucid 2
  • LG Optimus F7 phone
  • Huawei Ascend Mate
  • Huawei Ascend G740
  • Huawei Ascend D2
  • Sony Xperia M
  • Lenovo A820
  • ZTE V956 – UMI X2 phone
  • ZTE Grand S Flex
  • ZTE GrandMemo
  • Faea F1THL W8
  • Wiko Sync Five
  • Winko Dark Knight
  • Archos 53 Platinum


In the case of iPhones, it will be a must have iOS 12 (or higher) or KaiOS 2.5 (or higher) For WhatsApp to continue normally. The phones the app will no longer work on will be:

  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 6S Plus

PiP mode for WhatsApp video calls

like he said waptinfo, The portal specialized in this application the next version of WhatsApp to iOS Will make a change from it android You must wait a certain period for your arrival.

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Already available on some devices, it allows you to use other applications while on a video callwith equal strength Stay on camera.

What surprised many users is the fact of it PiP (picture and picture) It has been available in the OS for a long time (Since iOS 14), but it was not open for use So far.

It should be noted that if the user does not have the mentioned tool, the application must be updated through the App Store.

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