WhatsApp is pulling the plug on these phones! The date has been announced… Here is the full list in order

Creation Date: December 28, 2022 10:30

The messaging application WhatsApp, which is part of the social media giant Facebook, stops supporting some phones. Here is the full list of smartphones covering iPhone and Android devices…

A decision has come from WhatsApp that will upset its users.

WhatsApp, which regularly removes its support for old devices, has announced new smartphones that it will pull the plug on.

The platform, which is counting down for the new period, will stop supporting dozens of phones.

As of December 31, WhatsApp will unplug 49 devices, including iPhone, Samsung and Huawei models.


As part of the decision, WhatsApp will stop supporting iPhone 5 and iPhone 5C. The Huawei models that the platform will unplug are as follows;

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


WhatsAppSouth Korea-based Samsung is also among the brands that have had their share of the decision.

As of December 31, the platform will end its support for 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 models.

Sony Xperia Arc S, sony xperia miro and Sony Xperia Neo L are also included in the list, and LG’s following models are included;

  • LG Enact
  • 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