After many rumours about the launching of Fortnite on Android now the Epic Games made an official announcement about the Fortnite releasing on Android, the announcement is also a good news for Android users because Epic Games now ready to launch Fortnite on Android platform and it will release shortly in this week. But in this week it will release only for few Samsung devices and than after few days the beta version of this game released for all other compatible android devices.
About The Fortnite Game
Fortnite is a online battle game which released in 2017 and it developed by EPIC GAMES. It is available on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, iOS and Macintosh devices. After releasing last year it become popular very soon. In this game you have to join a team for the mission, if you want you can invite your group in this game. It is freestyle action game where you can defend yourself by use any thing like, bricks, window, door, wood, it will give you all the possibilities. From release Epic Games Launched two versions of this game. The first one is Fortnite: save the world and the other one is Fortnite: Battle Royale. Now Epic Games decided to launch Battle Royale Version for android.
So as per the announcement by Epic Games the first Android beta version of fortnite released for these Samsung galaxy devices which mentioned below.
- Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
- Galaxy S8 and S8+
- Galaxy S9 and S9+
- galaxy Note 8 and galaxy Note 9
- Galaxy Tab S3 and Tab S4.
Fortnite will release in this week for these devices but than after some day it will release for the other devices and some of them will get the fortnite beta version first and these are the devices.
- Google: Pixel / Pixel XL, Pixel 2 / Pixel 2 XL
- Asus: ROG Phone, Zenfone 4 Pro, 5Z, V
Huawei: Honor 10, Honor Play, Mate 10 / Pro, Mate RS, Nova 3, P20 / Pro, V10LG: G5, G6, G7 ThinQ, V20, V30 / V30+
- Essential: PH-1
- 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
- Nokia: 8
- OnePlus: 5 / 5T, 6
- Razer: Phone
- ZTE: Axon 7 / 7s, Axon M, Nubia / Z17 / Z17s, Nubia Z11
If your device is not mentioned in this list that doesn’t mean you won’t paly fortnite but that’s mean this update will take some more days for your device.
With the announcement of fortnite Android release, Epic Games done an additional announcement also and that is , Fortnite will not available on your google Play Store because of the more revenue strategy. This is one of the most shocking announcement. So the question is from where we can install the beta version on our Android devices??
So there is two different ways to install this game, the first is for Samsung galaxy models and the other one is for other Android devices.
So if you want to install Fortnite on your Samsung galaxy devices follow these steps :-
1. Login to your Samsung Galaxy app store.
2. Search for the Fortnite Gaming app.
3. Download the app via following the downloading instructions which indicates you to tap on the installer link.
4. Than allows the installation from unknown sources and give some allows to storage options and than you can play.
If you want to install on the other compatible Android dives from the list you have to follow these steps :-
1. First of all visit to the official website of This game which is Fortnite.com .
2. Than you will see a options “Play free now “, tap on that.
3. Select the “Mobile” options on Platform list. Than sign up for the epic games account.
4. Now the downloading start, and than sign up for the Fortnite invitation.
5. After the sign up, your request directly goes to the Fortnite team and than they will check your device compatibility and then they will send the invitation accept link on your registered email.
6. And after all the progress you can play the game.
So these are the two simple ways to install Fortnite on your android device. But there is also a problem that It is a big game of 1.88 gb and it requires some Specification for installation, so if you want to play Fortnite beta in you Android device you need these Specification on your android mobile..
- 64-bit Android 5.0 Lollipop or more recent
- 3 GB free storage space
- 3 GB RAM minimum
- GPU Adreno 530 or better, Mali-G71 MP20, Mali-G72 MP12 or better