Wave goodbye to WhatsApp for Windows Phone as the giant of all the messaging app is ending its support for Windows phone by the end of 2019. In a blog post, the company announced that it is dropping the app for all window phone operating systems including Windows 10 mobile on December 31, 2019.
That not all, as WhatsApp has also revealed that ti will also end its support for Android version 2.3.7 and older, as well as iOS 7 and older on February 1, 2020.
Wave GoodBye to WhatsApp for Windows Phone
While breaking this news to users, WhatsApp said:
“Because we will no longer actively develop for these platforms, some features may stop functioning at any time,” . While the app may initially continue to work, you’ll likely start encountering major bugs as WhatsApp continues to make changes on its end and Windows phone grows stale.
I’ve talked about WhatsApp Business for iOS, WhatsApp Business for Android, WhatsApp for KaiOS and recently about WhatsApp Messenger and Business for iPad, before any public announcement from WhatsApp.
Today I can OFFICIALLY confirm that WhatsApp is working on UWP! It’s real??? https://t.co/D5xMTNUvjs
— WABetaInfo (@WABetaInfo) May 7, 2019
So don’t worry something better is coming your way!