WhatsApp Is Buggy in iOS 9, And Here Are The 6 Common Problems
Here we go again:
WhatsApp hasn’t been optimised or updated for iOS 9 yet, and that leaves the messenger with tonnes of painful problems – from crashing to lagging and loading a blank conversation.
And in this article, we have listed some of the most common problems iPhone users are facing when using the WhatsApp messenger on iOS 9 firmware:
1. Screen Blanks Out / Doesn’t Load
Whenever you open the WhatsApp Messenger to check messages, all you get is a blank screen that never loads any content.
2. Lagging / Slowness
WhatsApp lags heavily when you take actions such as scroll through the conversation or switch between calls, chats and contacts. Remember that even iOS 9 is slow and lags.
3. Volume Drops As You Play Music
WhatsApp stops the song in the background as you type and send a multimedia message to your friend – pic, audio, or video file.
Details: WhatsApp Turns Down Volume
4. Can’t Verify Call / Setup WhatsApp
Only iOS 9.1 beta users are affected with this issue wherein WhatsApp doesn’t allow you to verify your WhatsApp account.
Details: WhatsApp Setup Error
5. Sideway Notifications
WhatsApp delays in sending notifications. And if that wasn’t enough, you also get a notification on the left side of your screen (even when you are holding the device vertically).
6. Blank Conversation Bubble
Say you are in a group messaging thread, then WhatsApp will show you a blank conversation bubble with no text / content. The content appears when you restart the messenger, but it is still a bug that needs to be addressed.