WhatsApp extends support to BlackBerry OS and Nokia S40 phones

Mobile messaging app WhatsApp had announced in February 2016 that it is ending support for BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10, along with Nokia S40 and Nokia Symbian S60 phones.

Later, WhatsApp extended its support to BlackBerry OS and Nokia S40 phones till June this year.

Now WhatsApp has announced in its blog that it will stop working on Nokia Symbian S60 phones after 30 June 2017. However, it will continue to work on BlackBerry OS, BlackBerry 10, and Windows Phone 8.0 and older platforms until 31 December this year and has increased the support for Nokia S40 till 31 December 2018. Also, WhatsApp will continue to work on Android versions 2.3.7 and older until 1 February 2020.

The messaging app has also introduced many new features like video calling, GIF support, ability to queue messages on iOS and others.

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