New reports claim that BlackBerry users will have support for WhatsApp till the end of 2017. An interview in Whatsappen.nl, a Netherlands site with one of WhatsApp founders Brian Acton says that the company decided to extend support for BlackBerry.
The Original date was end of 2016, and then WhatsApp decided to extend it to 30 June 2017, at 2 weeks away from this date, they released a new deadline.
According to the interview, BlackBerry 7 and BlackBerry 10 support will continue, also Nokia S40. Other devices and OS’ are still scheduled to be discontinued on 30 June, two weeks from now.