The relevant information was disseminated by the developers of the messenger.

In particular, in connection with the update of the application, for it to work, you will need a device with an Android version of at least 5.0.

Users whose operating system version is lower than the specified version will not be able to send and receive messages and make calls, among other things.

Earlier, WhatsApp launched the function of creating channels in the messenger in more than 150 countries.

In July, the WhatsApp messenger began to introduce a feature that will allow you to send short video messages in the form of circles.