WhatsApp support is shutting down for these smartphones
In a recent statement issued by Apple, it has been informed that the instant messaging app WhatsApp will not support the company’s iOS 10 and iOS 11 devices. Simply put, Apple’s iOS 10 and iOS 11 users will not be able to use WhatsApp. Talking about Android devices, all smartphones running Android 4.1 or earlier will not be able to use WhatsApp. Let us know that currently the Android 13 update is being rolled out. While the iOS 16 update is being given to Apple devices. Is. In such a situation, WhatsApp will not be able to be used in Apple’s 8 year old device. Whereas WhatsApp will not be able to be used in about 12 years old device of Android.
Why was the use of WhatsApp stopped
In fact, Apple and Android software periodically releases security updates for the device, which makes the device more secure. However, companies do not release updates for older smartphones. In such a situation, hacking and bank fraud can be done easily in the old device. Also incidents like chat leaks can be carried out. In such a situation, the use of WhatsApp was banned for these devices.
how to check
- setting in iphone You can get information about the latest version of iOS by going to General and find out if your iPhone is iOS 13 or older.
- Go to the Settings of the Android smartphone and click on About phone. After this, click on the Software Information option and in this way you can check the software information whether your smartphone is not based on the old software.