Whatsapp is one of the most popular instant messaging apps in the world. Billions of people worldwide use this Meta-owned application for their daily communication. Soon Whatsapp is going to stop working on some older iPhones.
A report by Whatsapp tracker WABetaInfo states that WhatsApp will stop working on iPhones running iOS 10 and iOS 11. According to reports, WhatsApp has already started informing users that the app is going to stop working on their devices soon.
According to reports, WhatsApp will stop running on iPhones running iOS 10 and iOS 11 from October 24. WhatsApp’s help center has also informed that only smartphones running iOS 12 can run WhatsApp from now on.
Currently there are only two smartphones running the latest version of iOS 10 and iOS 11. After that there is no situation to update. These two phones are iPhone 5 and iPhone 5c. These two smartphones do not support iOS 12 or High Quality version. So if a user owns any of these, they can switch if they want to continue using WhatsApp However, if customers have a new iPhone (iPhone 5s or newer) and are still running iOS 10 or iOS 11, they will need to update the phone if they want to use Whatsapp on that phone.
How to Update Apple iPhone—
Users need to follow these steps to update the phone — Settings > General > Software Update. After that, the latest iOS version of the iPhone should be downloaded and installed. Currently, iOS 15 is available for iPhone 6s and later versions. iOS 16 will be launched in the next few days. But it is available only on Apple iPhone 8 and newer iPhones. It will be launched at Apple’s event on September 7.