September 28, 2022
WhatsApp will stop working on some Android and iOS phones;  Checklist

WhatsApp will stop working on some Android and iOS phones; Checklist

The WhatsApp messaging app will stop working on 38 Android phone models as of 30. Users of these models will need to purchase a new smartphone to continue using the app.

iOS models

In addition to mobile phones with an Android interface, the app will also stop working on some iPhones, starting from October 24. According to WeBetaInfo, which is responsible for predicting WhatsApp news, devices with an operating system lower than iOS 12 should not receive new features, such as the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5C.


The change is a reflection of a series of updates that the app is promoting. One of them is the ability to hide when the user is online. Because of this, some devices will not be able to update or use the messaging app.

The news had repercussions on many national portals and the portal digital look Make a list of smartphones that WhatsApp will no longer work on.



  • LG Lucid 2;
  • LG Optimus F7;
  • LG Optimus L3 II Dual;
  • LG Optimus F5;
  • LG Optimus L5 II;
  • LG Optimus L5 II Dual;
  • LG Optimus L3 II;
  • LG Optimus L7 II Dual;
  • LG Optimus L7 II;
  • LG Optimus F6;
  • LG Promolga;
  • LG Optimus L4 II Dual;
  • LG Optimus F3;
  • LG Optimus L4 II;
  • LG Optimus L2 II;
  • LG Optimus F3Q phone.


  • Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite;
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend II;
  • Samsung Galaxy S3 mini;
  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2;
  • Samsung Galaxy Core;
  • Samsung Galaxy Ace 2.


  • Huawei Ascend G740;
  • Huawei Ascend Mate;
  • Huawei Ascend D2.


  • ZTE Grand S Flex;
  • ZTE V956 – UMi X2;
  • ZTE Grand X Quad v987;
  • ZTE Grand Memo.

Other models

  • Archos 53 Platinum;
  • HTC Desire 500;
  • caterpillar B15;
  • Sony Xperia M;
  • Wiko Sync Five
  • Wiko Darknight
  • Lenovo A820
  • Faea F1;
  • THL W8.

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