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Mobile phones that will not have WhatsApp starting July

Mobile phones that will not have WhatsApp starting July

Since WhatsApp is one of the most widely used applications in the world for sending messages, making calls, or sending videos and photos, many people are wondering if their mobile phones will support the application starting in July.

Due to constant app updates, it is no longer compatible with some iOS and Android models.There is a list of mobile phones that will not have WhatsApp as of July 1 so that users can check if this is not their particular case.

What mobile phones are compatible with WhatsApp?

As the WhatsApp Help Center explains, some models are outdated and no longer support security updates, as well as new software changes.

Currently, the Meta app is compatible with the following devices:

  • Phones running Android 5.0 and later versions.
  • Phones running iOS 12 and later versions.
  • Phones running KaiOS 2.5.0 And newer versions including JioPhone and JioPhone 2.

Before access to the application is denied, users who can no longer use the application will receive a notification to update the operating system. It is important to pay attention to the reminders immediately, otherwise it will not be possible to use WhatsApp.

To update the operating system on Android, you need to open the settings or configuration of your cell phone, go to the “System” section and check for a software update.

To get the latest version of iOS, go to Settings, go to General, select Software Update, tap Automatic Updates, and turn on Download iOS Updates.

These are the phones that will not have WhatsApp starting in July

Here are the devices that will remain without WhatsApp in July 2024:

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  • Galaxy S3 Mini
  • Galaxy Trend Lite
  • Galaxy X2 Cover


  • LG Optimus L3 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L5 Dual
  • LG Optimus L7 Dual
  • LG Optimus F3Q
  • LG Optimus L2 II
  • LG Optimus F6


  • iPhone SE
  • Iphone 5
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6s Plus


  • Catel go flip 2
  • Grand S Flex
  • The Big Memo
  • Xperia M