This is the Official List of Phones That Will NOT Be Able to Use WhatsApp Starting May


Your phone could be left without WhatsApp! We tell you which phones will be without the famous messaging app starting

WhatsApp is one of the most famous messaging apps in the world; however, its constant updates and versions mean that not all phones have access. This is because the operating system of some phones becomes obsolete and does not allow the arrival of new app updates.

On May 1st, due to not having an efficient operating system. If you want to keep using the app, it is most advisable to acquire a new phone with an Android system higher than version 5.0 or an iOS with version 12 or higher.

Other alternatives to continue using a messaging app (not necessarily WhatsApp) are Telegram, Signal, Line, Facebook Messenger, Instagram direct messages, or iMessage in case you have an iPhone. We share the list of phones that will not be able to have WhatsApp, unless they have an operating system higher than those mentioned.

Which Phones Are Obsolete for WhatsApp?

Samsung Models

  • Galaxy S3 Mini VE
  • Galaxy Ace Plus
  • Galaxy Core
  • Galaxy Note 3 Neo LTE+
  • Galaxy Express 2
  • Galaxy Note 3 N9005 LTE
  • Galaxy Note 3 N9000
  • Galaxy S4 mini I9195 LTE
  • Galaxy S4 mini I9192 Duos
  • Galaxy S4 mini I9190
  • Galaxy S4 mini I9195 LTE
  • Galaxy S4 zoom
  • Galaxy S4 Active
  • Galaxy S4 I9505
  • Galaxy Mega 6.3
  • Galaxy S4 I9500
  • Galaxy S4 Duos I9502
  • Galaxy Grand Duos
  • Galaxy Grand

Huawei Models · Ascend G525

  • G629
  • GX1s
  • Y625
  • Y3
  • Ascend Y550
  • C199
  • Honor 3C 4G
  • Ascend P6 S
  • Ascend P6

Other Models

  • Xiaomi Mi2s
  • LG Optimus L7
  • LG Optimus 4X HD P880
  • LG Optimus G Pro
  • LG Optimus G
  • Sony Xperia E3
  • Sony Xperia Z1
  • Motorola Moto G
  • Motorola Moto X
  • Lenovo S890
  • Lenovo A6600
  • Lenovo P70
  • Lenovo A858T

Source: Revista Fama}