WhatsApp will stop working on these 49 smartphones from December 31: Check the list here


WhatsApp regularly ends support for older Android smartphones and iPhones. These devices are usually old and outdated devices that have long stopped receiving regular software and security updates and are no longer safe enough to use. As is customary, WhatsApp is ending support for a whole bunch of devices this year as well.

according to a report good According to GizChina, this year’s list includes around 50 smartphones, including smartphones from companies such as Samsung, Apple, Sony and Huawei. The report states that WhatsApp will stop working for a total of 49 devices from December 31, 2022. Firstly, the Meta-owned messaging app will stop releasing new features, feature updates and bug fixes for these smartphones. After some time the company will completely end the support for these smartphones. After this happens, users of these smartphones will not be able to send messages or make audio or video calls using WhatsApp’s platform.

If you are using some old smartphone, and you are thinking that from 31st December WhatsApp will stop working on your smartphone, then here is a detailed list for your reference.

WhatsApp will stop supporting all smartphones from December 31


  • Apple iPhone 5
  • Apple iPhone 5c


  • Samsung Galaxy Ace 2
  • Samsung Galaxy Core
  • Samsung Galaxy s2
  • Samsung Galaxy s3 Mini
  • Samsung Galaxy Trend II
  • samsung galaxy trend lite
  • Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2


Sony Xperia Arc S
Sony Xperia Miro
Sony Xperia Neo L


  • LG Act
  • LG Lucid 2
  • LG Optimus 4X HD
  • LG Optimus F3
  • LG Optimus F3Q
  • LG Optimus F5
  • LG Optimus F6
  • LG Optimus F7
  • LG Optimus L2 II
  • LG Optimus L3 II
  • LG Optimus L3 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L4 II
  • LG Optimus L4 II Dual
  • LG Optimus L5
  • LG Optimus L5 Dual
  • LG Optimus L5 II
  • LG Optimus L7
  • LG Optimus L7 II
  • LG Optimus L7 II Dual
  • LG Optimus Nitro HD


  • Huawei Ascend D
  • Huawei Ascend D1
  • Huawei Ascend D2
  • Huawei Ascend G740
    — Huawei Ascend Mate
  • Huawei Ascend P1


  • Memo ZTE V956
  • HTC Desire 500
  • Quad XL
  • Lenovo A820
  • Archos 53 Platinum
  • Grand S Flex ZTE
  • Grand X Quad V987 ZTE
  • Vico Sync Five
  • Vico Darknight ZT

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