WhatsApp, one of the largest Messaging application that has More than a 1 Billion downloads which is now a “Facebook-owned” service announced on February 2016 that WhatsApp will stop supporting versions of BlackBerry OS – including BlackBerry 10 – by the end of 2016.
However this didn’t happen, due to some reasons, and the date was postponed to June 30, 2017. Now, it has been confirmed that the support has been extended yet again till 31 December 2017 this time. In fact, clients of WhatsApp in Blackberry phones have started receiving new updates, with change-log clearly saying: changed client end-of-life date to December 31, 2017.
Aside from BlackBerry, support for the Nokia S40 has also been extended to end of this year. The Messaging App, however, will stop working on Nokia S60 devices after June 30 2017.