Here's how to download and install Fortnite on your smartphone

Fortnite is finally available for Android devices as well and here's how to download and install the game.

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Fortnite is now available for Android

Samsung launched their latest flagship Galaxy Note 9 on August 9 and with the Note 9, Epic Games announced the availability of the much awaited Fortnite for Android. The game is finally here and currently only available for a few devices. For a few days from now, it will be only available for some Samsung devices and then it will make its way to other supported devices.

List of supported devices

  • Samsung Galaxy S7 / S7 Edge
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+
  • Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9+
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S4
  • Google Pixel / Pixel XL
  • Google Pixel 2 / Pixel 2 XL
  • Asus ROG Phone
  • Asus Zenfone 4 Pro
  • Asus ZenFone 5Z
  • Essential PH-1
  • Honor 10
  • Honor Play
  • Huawei Mate 10 / Pro
  • Huawei Mate RS
  • Huawei Nova 3
  • Huawei P20 / Pro
  • LG G5
  • LG G6
  • LG G7 ThinQ
  • LG V20
  • LG V30 / V30+
  • Nokia 8
  • OnePlus 5 / 5T
  • OnePlus 6
  • Razer Phone
  • Xiaomi Blackshark
  • Xiaomi Mi 5 / 5S / 5S Plus
  • Xiaomi 6 / 6 Plus
  • Xiaomi Mi 8 / 8 Explorer / 8SE
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S
  • Xiaomi Mi Note 2
  • ZTE Axon 7 / 7s
  • ZTE Axon M
  • Nubia / Z17 / Z17s
  • Nubia Z11

How to install Fortnite on Samsung devices

  • Head over to Settings>Advanced Features>Games¬†and turn on Game Launcher

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  • Now you can see a new app called "Game Launcher" in your app drawer
  • Fire up Game Launcher and swipe up to discover new games
  • Here you will find Fortnite with a Download button on top of it, tap on that
  • Now you will get the option to Install the "Fortnite Installer"
  • Open up the "Fortnite Installer" app and follow the on-screen instructions to download the game

How to Install Fortnite on other Android devices

  • Head over to the Fortnite website
  • Tap on Sign up for the invite and fill up the details asked

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  • Once the game is available, you will receive an email with the link to download the game
  • Using the link you will be able to download the "Fortnite Installer" app from which you can then install the full game

In both the cases, keep in mind that you should not delete the Installer app as it will be used to update the game.


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