Every smartphone user uses WhatsApp. People now send messages on Whatsapp instead of SMS. There is no need to tell anyone about the useful app Whatsapp is. Now people also make phone calls through this app. But now many smartphone users will not be able to use this app. This is because WhatsApp is going to stop providing its support on many models of iPhone.
Like all apps, WhatsApp also stops providing its updates on that device after a time limit. Whatsapp will no longer work on older models of the iPhone. This instant messaging app of Meta will not work on the old OS iOS 10 and iOS 11 versions of the iPhone from October 24, 2022. However, WhatsApp will continue to work on iPhones running iOS 12 or above. According to a report, about 72 percent of iPhones are running on the latest iOS version.
Whatsapp will not work on these iPhone models
According to a report by WABetaInfo, which gives all the news about WhatsApp, Apple did not release any new software updates for the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c. That’s why WhatsApp will now stop working on both these iPhones. So if your iPhone is running on the previous ios only then you need to update it.
Whatsapp also stops giving its updates on that device after a time limit. Whatsapp will no longer work on older models of the iPhone. This instant messaging app of Meta will not work on the old OS iOS 10 and iOS 11 versions of iPhone from October 24.
WhatsApp will stop supporting iOS 10 and iOS 11
According to WABetaInfo, WhatsApp is going to end support for iPhones running on iOS 10 and iOS 11. The instant messaging platform is doing so as the newer features that it will launch might not be functional on devices running iOS 10 and iOS 11. The change will take place from October 24, 2022, as mentioned in the report. Those who use iPhones with iOS 12 and above will still be able to use WhatsApp with all the new features including message reactions and more.
How to update software?
- First of all, you have to go to the settings of your iPhone.
- After that tap on the option of General.
- You can then download and install the latest version of iOS available for your iPhone by tapping on Software Update.
now ios 16 will come
Apple has recently released a new update of iOS, iOS 15.6. Along with the launch of the new iPhone 14, the company can also give iOS 16 to users.