How to get Fortnite for Android and a list of compatible Fortnite Android phones

How to get Fortnite for Android and a list of compatible Fortnite Android phones

Ever since Fortnite made its first appearance, gamers who fell in love with the game, have wanted a portable version of the game.

This request was answered in the form of Fortnite on the Nintendo Switch and Fortnite on IOS devices. However, Android users have been left without the game and “How to get Fortnite for Android” had become a popular search ever since.

Fast forward to July 2018, and looks like Android Fortnite gamer’s prayer have been answered.


It seems that Samsung Galaxy Note 9 buyers will be the first Android Fortnite player as Samsung is said to have a- 30 days exclusive before Fortnite will be released into the Android-wild.

UPDATE 8/9/2018: Android users can get your Fortnite link here which is going to be available:

News broke on XDA-Developers who saw the list of Fortnite Android compatible phone: “got the list of supported Android devices taken straight from Epic Games’ own website.”

How to get Fortnite on any Android 8.0 phone without an invitation.

Fortnie for Android phone: is your phone compatible?

If your phone is NOT on the list, and has better hardware than these phones – DO NOT PANIC. This is the first least and as  XDA-Developers point out, that some of the mainstream popular and powerful Android phones are left off the list. Phone such as the “Essential Phone, first-generation Google Pixel phones, LG G7 ThinQ, Sony Xperia XZ2, Nokia 7.1 Plus and more”. However, it is noted that it is likely that Epic Games will continue to expand on the compatible Android list of phones that can run Fortnite.

Here is the list from XDA-Developers of phones that are said to be able to run Fortnite on Android:

Google Pixel 2
Google Pixel 2 XL
Huawei Mate 10
Huawei Mate 10 Lite
Huawei Mate 10 Pro
Huawei P10
Huawei P10 Plus
Huawei P10 Lite
Huawei P9
Huawei P9 Lite
Huawei P8 Lite (2017)
LG V30
LG V30+
Motorola Moto E4 Plus
Motorola Moto G5
Motorola Moto G5 Plus
Motorola Moto G5s
Motorola Moto Z2 Play
Nokia 6
Razer Phone
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime (2017)
Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro (2017)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy On7 (2016)
Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9+
Samsung Galaxy S7
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy S8+
Sony Xperia XA1
Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra
Sony Xperia XA1 Plus
Sony Xperia XZ
Sony Xperia XZs
Sony Xperia XZ1

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8 thoughts on “How to get Fortnite for Android and a list of compatible Fortnite Android phones

  1. Hi I have a huawei p8 lite 2017 but my fortnite installer says it is not made for my phone but my phone are on the list

  2. Why Huawei P9 Lite 2017 is in the lust but now I cannot play the game because my phone not support it?

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