The Nokia S40 phones will soon get outdated from WhatsApp.The Facebook owned messaging service Whatsapp said the incapable features of Nokia phones,especially Asha series will no longer get whatsapp.
By February 2020, WhatsApp will decline its functionality on Android versions less than 2.3.7 and iPhone iOS 7 and older.
From January 1,2019 whatsapp has withdrawn their service in Nokia S40. The unsupporting features of old model phones might be affected by the new restrictions of WhatsApp.
The following Nokia Asha models will get affected by the updation facility of WhatsApp. S40 operating system, will no longer have WhatsApp support: Nokia Asha 201, Nokia Asha 205 Chat Edition, Nokia Asha 210, Nokia Asha 230 Single SIM, Nokia Asha 230 Dual SIM, Nokia Asha 300, Nokia Asha 302, Nokia Asha 303, Nokia Asha 305, Nokia Asha 306, Nokia Asha 308, Nokia Asha 309, Nokia Asha 310, Nokia Asha 311, Nokia Asha 500, Nokia Asha 501, Nokia Asha 502, Nokia Asha 503.Moreover the other Nokia series including Nokia 206, Nokia 208, Nokia 301, Nokia 515, Nokia C3-00, Nokia C3-01, Nokia X2-00, Nokia X2-01, Nokia X3-02 and Nokia X3-02.5 also get affected by the norms.
In order to use Whatsapp,thus one will be pushed to buy or get a supporting smartphone of WhatsApp supporting features.
“The tough decision that we are forced to make, but the right one in order to give people better ways to keep in touch with friends, family, and loved ones using WhatsApp. If you use one of these affected mobile devices, we recommend upgrading to a newer Android, iPhone, or Windows Phone before the end of 2016 to continue using WhatsApp,” the instant messaging service said.