Fortnite is finally available for the most used OS for the Smartphone, for Android. The much-awaited game for the Android Smartphone is now available to download & install on your smartphones. The Gamers were waiting for the official availability of Fortnite on their beloved Operating System i.e., Android. It is one of the popular games out there which was not available on Android until now. But finally, It’s better late than Never.
If you think why it is not available on the Google Play Store, It has some reasons. The primary reason given by the developer is, Google takes 30% of the sales of any application. Basically, the developer will get only 70% of the profit from the Game. Seeing the popularity of Fortnite, Developer decided to upload the Game on the website rather than giving sales cut on Google Play Store. If you see any Fortnite Game on Google Play Store right now, It’s not the official one. Fortnite was made available first for all the Samsung devices & today, It is available for all the android devices listed below.
How to download Fortnite on Android
To download this awesome game on your smartphone, Follow the special guide which will let you know the easiest way to enjoy Fortnite on android.
First of all, Check if your device has got Fortnite or not. The devices which have access to enjoy fortnite can be seen from the list given below. If your device is supported, Congrats. Now you will have to download the Fortnite Apk first. To do so, go to fortnite.com/android from your Android Smartphone. You will now see the option to download Fortnite Apk.
So, When you have finally downloaded the Fortnite APK, Go to the File Manager. Install the APK. If you see Unknown Source Error, Go to Settings>Security> tap on Unknown Sources option to allow it. When you are done installing the APK, you can simply open the installer. When you open the installer app, you are greeted with the Epic Games logo followed by the animation of the Fortnite for Android game.
Now, Allow the Installer for permissions it asks. Connect your device to Wi-Fi to not get charged for excessive data download. If your device is compatible, you will see the download button which will download the latest Fortnite for your Android Smartphone. Once you have successfully downloaded the Fortnite Game, You can sign-in and enjoy the game. Initially, it is in beta stage, You might see some issues with the Game. However, the Stable one will have awesome graphics & stability, obviously.
NOTE: Never uninstall the Installer application for Fortnite. You can get the latest build/updates for the Fortnite game through the installer only. For the better experience, hide the app if you do not want to see the installer always. There are a lot of features that are still not available in the beta, which will arrive in the future updates.
Compatible device: Fortnite
- Samsung Galaxy: Edge,7 Edge , S8 / S8+, S9 / S9+, Note 8, Note 9, Tab S3, Tab S4
- Google: Pixel / Pixel XL, Pixel 2 / Pixel 2 XL
- Asus: ROG Phone, Zenfone 4 Pro, 5Z, V
- Essential: PH-1
- Huawei: Honor 10, Honor Play, Mate 10 / Pro, Mate RS, Nova 3, P20 / Pro, V10
- LG: G5, G6, G7 ThinQ, V20, V30 / V30+
- Nokia: 8
- OnePlus: 5 / 5T, 6
- Razer: Phone
- Xiaomi: Blackshark, Mi 5 / 5S / 5S Plus, 6 / 6 Plus, Mi 8 / 8 Explorer / 8SE, Mi Mix, Mi Mix 2, Mi Mix 2S, Mi Note 2
- ZTE: Axon 7 / 7s, Axon M, Nubia / Z17 / Z17s, Nubia Z11
- HTC: 10, U Ultra, U11/ U11+, U12+
- Lenovo: Moto Z/Z Droid, Moto Z2 Force
- Sony: Xperia XZ/Premium, Xzs, XZ1/Compact, XZ2/Premium/Compact, XZ3
If you could not see your device on the List for Beta version, Check if it has got the following specifications.
- OS: Recommended Android 8.0 or higher, 64 bit
- RAM: 3GB or higher
- GPU: Adreno 530 or higher, Mali-G71 MP20, Mali-G72 MP12 or higher
However, there is no gurantee of Fortnite compatiblity with your device if these specs were not matched. The official website has no confirmation about devices other than present on the list.
Over to You
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