WhatsApp’s continuous updates and evolving requirements mean that it may no longer be compatible with certain older iPhones and Android devices. WhatsApp frequently drops support for devices running outdated operating systems to maintain the app’s security and functionality.
Users of iPhones running iOS 9 or older and Android devices using versions 4.0.3 or earlier might be affected. These older operating systems lack the necessary capabilities and security features that WhatsApp requires for its app to function optimally.
If you find that WhatsApp is no longer working on your device, it might be a sign that your device and its operating system are no longer supported. To continue using WhatsApp, you may need to upgrade to a more recent smartphone or ensure that your device’s operating system is updated to meet WhatsApp’s requirements. Staying up-to-date with the latest smartphone and software versions is crucial for maintaining access to popular apps like WhatsApp.