How to Play Fortnite on Mobile?

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If you would like to play Fortnite from your couch, bed, or on the go on your phone, then you’re in luck. This article explains how to play Fortnite on Mobile. Read on.

Fortnite is a massively popular multiplayer shooter, being one of the best battle royale games to date. It is important for a game of this size to be accessible to all. Right now it is playable on almost any device: PC, Mac, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, you name it. But is it playable on your mobile phone, and how? Let’s find out.

Can You Play Fortnite on Mobile?

Yes, you can play Fortnite on your mobile device, provided your device is not too old to support it. The official website states that the minimum requirements are 64-bit Android on an ARM64 processor, Android OS 8.0 or higher. A minimum of 4GB of RAM, and GPU: Adreno 530 or higher, Mali-G71 MP20, Mali-G72 MP12 or higher is required.

If you match the requirements, installing and playing Fortnite is very easy. The method is based on the OS and the device you have.

  • Android
    Simply download Fortnite from the Epic Games App. It’s that easy.
  • Samsung
    If you own a Samsung, you also have the option of downloading the Epic Games App from the Samsung Galaxy Store.
  • iOS
    If you have an iPhone, things are a bit tricky. Since Apple and Epic Games are not in the best relations at the moment, Epic Games and Fortnite are not in the Apple Store anymore. But can you play Fortnite in any other way? Yes, you can.
Fortnite Fortnite Logo (Blue) PopSockets Stand for Smartphones and Tablets PopSockets PopGrip: Swappable Grip for Phones & Tablets PopSockets Standard PopGrip
  • Pop, tilt, wrap, prop, collapse, grip, Repeat – PopSockets are great for enhancing the grip and capabilities of your phone.
  • Secure grips for texting, calling, photos, and selfies – compatible with all smartphones and tablets.
  • Adhesive backing attaches the PopGrip to your case or device. Will not stick to silicone, leather, waterproof, or highly textured cases. Works best with smooth, hard, plastic cases.
  • Not compatible with wireless charging
  • Printed top is swappable with other compatible PopGrip models. Just press flat, turn 90 degrees until you hear a click and remove to swap.

Fortnite Cloud Gaming

If you don’t want to install anything on your Android or you own an iPhone, Cloud gaming is another way of playing Fortnite. There are a couple of ways of doing so. Bear in mind that Cloud gaming requires a secure and high-speed connection.

  • Xbox Cloud Gaming
    If you have a free Microsoft account simply go to to start playing Fortnite in your browser.
  • NVIDIA GeForce NOW
    You can play Fortnite with NVIDIA’s GeForce NOW service, you just need a free GeForce NOW membership.
  • Amazon Luna
    Finally, for Amazon Luna, you can stream certain Amazon Luna games for no additional cost, Fortnite included, if you are an Amazon Prime member. Alternatively, you can subscribe to Amazon Luna+, which is a monthly subscription service for Amazon’s Cloud gaming.

Check out our other Fortnite articles, like Project Nova Fortnite, Best Maps to Farm XP, and How to Check Your Stats in Fortnite.


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