Androidtechnews.Com – WhatsApp today released a new update for its beta app on
Windows 10 Mobile. The latest update pushes the app to new
After the latest beta update, WhatsApp shows a notification to
remind users that support for the messaging app is ending soon.
The reminder recommends users to switch to a supported phone
such as Android or iOS to continue using the platform.
“Microsoft has ended support for Windows Phone. As a
consequence, WhatsApp will stop working on this phone after
31-12-2019. Tap on ‘learn more’ to learn about switching to a
supported phone,” the message reads.
The learn mode button opens WhatsApp FAQ page that states
support for Windows Phone will end on December 31, 2019, and
you won’t be able to use the messaging service unless you
switch to a supported device.
WhatsApp is still maintaining its Windows Phone app as the
company had recently released an update with a security fix for
WhatsApp’s new Windows 10 app rumours
Reports recently claimed that Facebook is working on a new
WhatsApp app for Windows 10 devices and the app is said to be
built on UWP platform.
The reports of new UWP app from Facebook hasn’t been confirmed,
so take this with a healthy dose of scepticism for now.