It is really going to happen. As it was announced some months back, BlackBerry and some other devices are really going to stop supporting WhatsApp by the end of this year. A warning that was spotted on a BlackBerry device WhatsApp application shows that they are serious about it. Below is a screenshot of the warning
In their blog post, WhatApp just told us that this will happen by the end of 2016 but this warning shows date which is 31st December, 2016. So if you’re using WhatsApp on any of the devices listed below, update before 31st December to continue enjoying WhatsApp.
- BlackBerry, including BlackBerry 10
- Nokia S40
- Nokia Symbian S60
- Android 2.1 and Android 2.2
- Windows Phone 7.1