WhatsApp to be unavailable on older phones

  • I used a Windows Lumia phone and was warned it would no longer be supported. Didn't matter anyway as the wife gave me one of her Samsung Galaxy cast offs. Still use the camera on the Lumia as it's far superior to the Samsung.

  • Just to simplify this upgrade curve:


    The last iPhones released running iOS 7 were the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C back in 2013. It was superseded by iOS 8 in 2014 so if you bought an iPhone (or iPad) after that date you’re going to be fine. Similarly, Android 2.3.7 was known as ‘Gingerbread’ and was launched way back in 2010. By the February of 2011 it had been supplanted by Android 3.0, also known as Honeycomb. Chances are, unless you’re still rocking a Google Nexus S or a Samsung Galaxy S, you’ll probably be fine.

    Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2019/12/09…ist-11414171/?ito=cbshare

    So that's between six and nine year old tech, which is pretty much par for the course nowadays.