For these reasons, some people lose access to the WhatsApp application every year, as the messaging application requires certain software requirements and devices with specific specifications in order to be able to run the latest features of the service.
During this year, WhatsApp said that its service will continue to work on devices running the Android operating system, starting with version 4.0.3 or later, and on iPhones running iOS 9 or later.
While people who use operating systems older than that indicated by the company that owns the platform, they will not be able to run the WhatsApp application on their smartphones as of the beginning of next year 2021.
Given the many smartphones running the Android operating system, it is difficult to determine which smartphone will stop getting updates for the system after Android 4.0.3 KitKat, but a few names have been limited as WhatsApp support will stop on the following phones:
-Samsung Galaxy S2
-Motorola Droid Razr
-LG Optimus Black
But it is easy to determine which iPhones will stop supporting WhatsApp from January 2021, and they are: