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More Than 50 Devices To Loose WhatsApp Support by November 2021

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list of phones that will not support whatsapp in 2021

As the month of Novemeber is fast approaching, we took it upon ourselves to dig out a list of expected android device to loose support for the use of WhatsApp Messenger.

Few months ago, a branch of Facebook, WhatsApp inc. rolled out it announcement to phase out it support for older android and iphone devices as to enable the company keep the security of the app. This decision was made by the company keeping in mind that since these order devices No longer receives security updates and fixes from their manufactures it would be difficult to keep the Social messaging app secure on such device os.

Smarttechvilla finidnings have estimated more than 50 phones to be phased out by WhatsApp and will also loose its support of the messaging app at the start of November 2021.

Phasing out support for older models of phones – iPhone and Android, can help keep the app secure.

The Sun

However, it was disclosed by Daily Advent that such smartphone users can update their device Android and iOS versions to at least 4.1 for Android and and iOS 12 for iPhone in order ro continue using the service.

Also Read: WhatsApp Will No longer work for devices supporting Older Version OS

A publication from and Legit NG outlined the following smartphone devices to loose WhatsApp support ranging from Samsung, Apple iphone, Huawei, and others.

List of Phones To Losse Support for WhatsApp by November

Below is a comprehensive list of the affected phones:

  1. Galaxy Trend Lite
  2. Galaxy Trend II
  3. Galaxy SII
  4. Galaxy S3 mini
  5. Galaxy Xcover 2
  6. Galaxy Core
  7. Galaxy Ace 2
  8. Lucid 2
  9. Optimus F7
  10. Optimus F5
  11. Optimus L3 II Dual
  12. Optimus F5
  13. Optimus L5
  14. Best L5 II
  15. Optimus L5 Dual
  16. Best L3 II
  17. Optimus L7
  18. Optimus L7 II Dual
  19. Best L7 II
  20. Optimus F6, Enact
  21. Optimus L4 II Dual
  22. Optimus F3
  23. Best L4 II
  24. Best L2 II
  25. Optimus Nitro HD
  26. Optimus 4X HD
  27. Optimus F3Q
  28. ZTE V956
  29. Grand X Quad V987
  30. Grand Memo
  31. Xperia Miro
  32. Xperia Neo L
  33. Xperia Arc S
  34. Alcatel
  35. Ascend G740
  36. Ascend Mate
  37. Ascend D Quad XL
  38. Ascend D1 Quad XL
  39. Ascend P1 S
  40. Ascend D2
  41. Archos 53 Platinum
  42. HTC Desire 500
  43. Caterpillar Cat B15
  44. Wiko Cink Five
  45. Wiko Darknight
  46. Lenovo A820
  47. UMi X2
  48. Run F1
  49. THL W8
  50. iPhone SE
  51. iPhone 6S

That’s our list of estimated device and phones that will not be supported by WhatsApp in the coming month. If you intend to add to the list due to your findings kindly enter the device name and model in the comment below.

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Dino is a Tech Consultant. Entrepreneur, Website/Blog Developer, Graphic Designer, Blogger and Digital Marketer, he has long been freelancing for more than 6 years before starting up Smartcoretech, during this time was writing for websites like Opera News Hub, Paulworkspace, etc. He is currently reporting on tech related contents on company's such as Apple, Google, Microsoft, Xiaomi, Facebook, Twitter etc. He also writes on Phone Reviews and Movies. When he is not writing he is working as an IT Manager for a company in his Local. Feel free to contact him via any of the available channels present

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