WhatsApp will no longer work on these phones as of November 2021

Some WhatsApp updates bring improvements that make the messaging service a multi-functional tool that has transformed the way we communicate, entertain or even work. However, the new versions have also become obsolete for some cell phones.

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Among some of the latest implementations of WhatsApp, is one of the biggest requests from users: to be able to carry all the chats to a new cell phone even if it’s from a different operating system. In addition, it is constantly developing new functions to make the service more personalized, just like your next possibility of choose who can see your last connection.

WhatsApp will not work for all devices from November 2021 - Blog Hola Telcel

However, there are some devices that not only will not be able to enjoy these updates, but will no longer be able to continue using WhatsApp.

How to know if your phone will no longer be suitable for WhatsApp?

WhatsApp announced in a statement that devices that have Android 4.0.4 or earlier operating systems will no longer be able to use the platform.

That is why you must know what operating system your mobile device has. In the case of Android devices, you just have to go to ‘Settings’ and later enter ‘Phone information’ where you will find the option ‘Android version’.

For iOS devices, you should also go to ‘Setting’, after ‘Information’ and finally view the version that your phone has in ‘Software version’.

How to know the operating system of your iPhone?  - Blog Hola Telcel

In both cases, if the operating system is greater than 4.1, you will not have to worry, you can continue using WhatsApp!

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Models in which WhatsApp will no longer work

Some models that will no longer be able to continue using WhatsApp because they have an operating system 4.1 or lower are the Samsung Galaxy Ace, Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini VE, the LG Optimus series and the model that was very popular at the time, the Sony Xperia M.

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