WhatsApp will no longer support two versions of iOS. So, he is indicated what the group will drop the version of iOS 10 as well as the version of iOS 11 towards the end of the current year.
WhatsApp will abandon iOS 10 and iOS 11
According to WABetaInfo, the messaging service owned by Meta (formerly Facebook) now warns users using an iPhone running iOS 10 or iOS 11 that they must update their smartphone in order to continue using WhatsApp after October 24. . Here is the message WhatsApp sends to users using an affected iPhone:
« Update to the latest version of iOS to continue using WhatsApp
WhatsApp will stop supporting this version of iOS after October 24, 2022. Please go to Settings > General, then tap Software Update to get the latest version of iOS. »
To be more precise, it will be impossible to use WhatsApp on iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c from this date. This is the same for iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus running iOS 10 and iOS 11; except that these iPhones can be updated to iOS 12. This is not the case for the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c.
Separately, on WhatsApp’s Help Center, the company is already announcing that iPhone users must have iOS 12 or later to continue using the app. On their side, theAndroid users must have a device on version 4.1 (or newer) to continue using the app after October 24, 2022, the group says.
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