REVEALED: Real reason why WhatsApp will stop working on some phones after 9 days

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REVEALED: Real reason why WhatsApp will stop working on some phones after 9 days
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WhatsApp is likely to stop working on several smartphones in 9 days – November 1. The Facebook-owned messaging app had recently announced that it would not be operable on older versions of Android and iOS, reports said. 

If this is true and you are blocked out of WhatsApp, then you will not be able to send or view messages, photos, or videos on your old smartphones. 

It is important to note that if you have a smartphone that supports Android OS 4.1 and above and iOS 10 and above then you will be the only one who will be able to use the messaging app.

Before the deadline does arrive, it is important to check whether the version of the software on your phone matches the requirement. Android and iOS users can check the same via accessing the mobile phone settings. 

Meanwhile, here is the full list of smartphones that WhatsApp will stop working on in 9 days i.e. November 1. 

Samsung 

  1. Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite 
  2. Galaxy SII
  3. Galaxy Trend II
  4. Galaxy S3 mini
  5. Galaxy Core 
  6. Galaxy Xcover 2
  7. Galaxy Ace 2

Apple 

  1. iPhone 6S
  2. iPhone 6S Plus 
  3. Apple iPhone SE 

ZTE 

  1. ZTE Grand S Flex 
  2. Grand X Quad V987
  3. ZTE V956
  4. Grand Memo 

Huawei 

  1. Huawei Ascend G740 
  2. Ascend D Quad XL 
  3. Ascend Mate
  4. Ascend P1 S
  5. Ascend D2
  6. Ascend D1 Quad XL.

LG 

  1. LG Lucid 2
  2. Optimus L5 Dual
  3. Optimus L4 II Dual
  4. Optimus F3Q
  5. Optimus F7
  6. Optimus F5
  7. Optimus L3 II Dual 
  8. Optimus F5 
  9. Optimus L5
  10. Optimus L5 II 
  11. Optimus L3 II
  12. Optimus L7
  13. Optimus L7 II Dual
  14. Optimus L7 II 
  15. Optimus F6 
  16. Enact
  17. Optimus F3
  18. Optimus L4 II
  19. Optimus L2 II
  20. Optimus Nitro HD and 4X HD.
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