While the above information is a gist received from various sources online, we are unable to spot if these are true, or even if they are for real, will they even make it to the app itself, sooner or later.
Hopefully, there will be more news on this feature in coming months and we'll update you as soon as we hear more.
"While these mobile devices have been an important part of our story, they don't offer the kind of capabilities we need to expand our app's features in the future". Threema has brought out with Version 3.0, the latest Update for the mobile Windows.
'You'll no longer be able to use all Windows Phone operating systems after December 31, 2019, ' they wrote. According to Statista, Windows Phone's market share (in the UK) has dropped to just above 0.5%, but, to be fair, it was never that high to begin with.
The updated FAQ page relates to which versions of the most popular mobile operating systems enjoy WhatsApp support.
The statement follows Microsoft's decision to end support for the software from December the same year, advising people to buy iOS or Android devices.
WhatsApp has confirmed that it has stopped developing the messaging app for iOS 7 and older versions.
With iOS 7 being from 2013 and Android 2.3.7 being from 2010, the biggest news from the page is the Windows Phone bombshell. Dark mode (also called Dark Theme or Night mode) is a very popular feature used demanded by many app users because not only does it reduce strain on the eye, it also helps save battery.
The platform will lose support for the messaging app on December 31, 2019, and there will be no other way to continue using WhatsApp, except switching to a new Android or iOS device.