WhatsApp to Stop Working from November 2021: List of 43 Phones That Won’t Support Messaging App
According to Sun’s report, WhatsApp will not work on phones running Android 4.0. Apart from this, its support will also stop on iPhone running Apple iOS 9.
WhatsApp Stop Working – The Popular instant messaging app WhatsApp will not work on smartphones older than November 1. WhatsApp to discontinue its support on older phones, and now WhatsApp 43 will no longer work on older smartphone models. Both Android and Apple iOS are present in the list of phones that have ended WhatsApp support. According to Sun’s report, WhatsApp will not work on phones running Android 4.0. Apart from this, its support will also stop on iPhone running Apple iOS 9.
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Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite, Samsung Galaxy Trend II, Samsung Galaxy SII, Samsung Galaxy S3 mini, Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2, Galaxy Core and Galaxy Ace 2. Also Read – Whatsapp down for some users in India and other parts of the world
LG Lucid 2, Optimus F7, Optimus F5, Optimus L3 II Dual, Optimus F5, Optimus L5, Optimus L5 II, Optimus L5 Dual, Optimus L3 II, Optimus L7,Optimus L7 II Dual, Optimus L7 II, Optimus F6, Enact , Optimus L4 II Dual, Optimus F3, Optimus L4 II, Optimus L2 II, Optimus Nitro HD and 4X HD, and Optimus F3Q.
Sony Xperia Miro, Sony Xperia Neo L, Xperia Arc S.
ZTE Grand S Flex, ZTE V956, Grand X Quad V987 and Grand Memo.
The Huawei Ascend Mate, Huawei Ascend G740, Ascend D Quad XL, Ascend D1 Quad XL, Ascend P1 S and Ascend D2.
Other Android Smartphones
Alcatel One Touch Evo 7, Archos 53 Platinum, HTC Desire 500, Caterpillar Cat B15, Wiko Cink Five, Wiko Darknight, Lenovo A820, UMi X2, Faea F1 and THL W8.
• When you send a reaction, you can select any emoji.
• Messages can have an infinite amount of reactions, but if you have more than 999 reactions, you will read “999+”.
• Everyone can see who reacted to a message.
Availability: in a future WhatsApp update on iOS & Android! pic.twitter.com/HWLybLKkkx
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) September 4, 2021
WABetaInfo cites that this feature will ensure that messages can have an infinite amount of reactions, but if a message has more than 999 reactions, it will read as “999+” reactions. The process to send a reaction to certain text is said to be end-to-end encrypted. Further, the outlet mentioned WhatsApp Web Message Reactions will be available not just for groups but for individual chats as well.
WhatsApp new chat design for iOS: Besides the new WhatsApp Web feature, the chat app has been spotted testing chat bubbles for the iOS platform. The new design is already under the beta app for Android users. As per WABetaInfo, the feature will soon be pushed on iOS. The new design on WhatsApp beta version 188.8.131.52 for Android shows a larger chat bubble with background colour change.
WhatsApp new archive in multi-device: Another feature expected to roll out is a New Archive. The WhatsApp tracker cited that WhatsApp has released a new archive which will be available when you use multi-device. The feature is currently in beta form, which means it will be released in the stable version soon.
Report to WhatsApp feature: Another feature spotted by the outlet is Report to WhatsApp that will forward the last 5 messages when one reports a conversation. While the feature is already enabled via the 184.108.40.206 update, the number of reported messages has now been changed via the new beta update. The report to WhatsApp feature was spotted in beta for the Android 220.127.116.11 update.
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