How to Download Fortnite for Android or iPhone Smartphones

Since Apple and Google decided to remove the Fortnite mobile application from the App Store and Google Play, many users do not know how to download Fortnite on smartphones that are compatible with the game.

List of Android Phones Compatible with Fortnite

If you have one of the following mobiles you can install Fortnite (we explain how to do it below):

Fortnite for Samsung Mobiles

  • Samsung Galaxy A9
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S4
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8
  • Samsung Galaxy S9 | Galaxy S9 +
  • Samsung Galaxy S8 | Galaxy S8 +
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 | Galaxy S7 Edge

Fortnite for Huawei and Honor Smartphones

  • Honor Play
  • Huawei Nova 3
  • Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design
  • Honor V10
  • Honor 10
  • Huawei P20 | Huawei P20 Pro
  • Huawei Mate 20 | Mate 20X | Mate 20 Pro
  • Huawei Mate 10 | Mate 10 Pro

Fortnite for Xiaomi Phones

  • Xiaomi Black Shark | Black Shark Helo
  • Xiaomi Mi 5 | My 5S | My 5S Plus
  • Xiaomi Mi 6 | My 6 Plus
  • Xiaomi Mi 8 | My 8 Explorer | My 8 SE
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 | Mi Mix 2S
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 3
  • Xiaomi Mi Note 2

Fortnite for OnePlus Phones

  • OnePlus 5 or OnePlus 5T
  • OnePlus 6 or OnePlus 6T

Fortnite for ASUS Phones

  • ASUS ROG Phone
  • ASUS Zenfone 4 Pro
  • ASUS Zenfone 5Z
  • ASUS Zenfone V

Fortnite for Essential

  • Essential PH-1

Fortnite for Google Pixel Phones

  • Google Pixel or Pixel XL
  • Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL
  • Google Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL

Fortnite for HTC Phones

  • HTC 10 or 10 U Ultra
  • HTC U11 or U11 +
  • HTC U12 +

Fortnite for Phones

  • LG G7 ThinQ
  • LG G6
  • LG G5
  • LG V30 or V30 +

Fortnite for Motorola/Lenovo Phones

  • Moto Z
  • Moto Z2 Force

Fortnite for Nokia Phones

  • Nokia 9 PureView
  • Nokia 8.1
  • Nokia 8 | 8 Sirocco

Fortnite for OPPO Phones

  • Oppo RX17 Pro
  • Oppo R17

Fortnite for Razer Phones

  • Razer Phone
  • Razer Phone 2

Fortnite for Sony Smartphones

  • Xperia XZ or XZs, XZ Premium
  • Xperia XZ1 or XZ1 Compact
  • Xperia XZ2 or XZ2 Premium or XZ2 Compact
  • Xperia XZ3

Fortnite for Mobile Live

  • I live Z3

Other Android Phones Compatible With Fortnite

Fortnite is compatible with Android devices of 64 bits or an ARM64 processor, Android 8.0 or something higher, a minimum space of 4 GB RAM and GPU (Graphics Processing Unit): Adreno 530 or something higher, Mali-G72 MP12, Mali-G71 MP20, or later. So if your mobile meets those requirements, you can continue reading to see how to install the game on your mobile.

Is iPhone Compatible With Fortnite?

You can have Fortnite on the following iPhone and iPad:

  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 6S
  • iPhone 6S Plus
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone X
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone Max
  • iPhone XR
  • iPad Mini 4
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad 2017
  • iPad Pro

Fortnite is not available for: iPhone 5S, 6, 6 Plus; iPad Air, Mini 2, 3; iPod Touch sixth generation or earlier.

How to Download Fortnite for Android Phones

Download Fortnite for Samsung mobiles and Huawei mobiles

If you have a Samsung mobile or a Huawei mobile, you can install Fortnite directly from the Samsung Galaxy Store or from AppGallery respectively:

Download Fortnite for Android mobiles

Since Fortnite is not available in the Google application store, to download Fortnite on Android mobiles you will have to download the APK file of the game from its official website:

  1. From your mobile, go to this official Epic Games page and click on Download.
  2. Once the Fortnite APK is downloaded, open the file (remember that you must have “install unknown applications” enabled in your mobile settings).
  3. Your mobile will ask you if you want to install the Epic Games application. Click Install.
  4. Open Epic Games.
  5. Once inside the app, you will see the Fortnite game for Android. Simply click on it and install Fortnite.

How to Download Fortnite on iPhone or iPad

As we discussed before, Apple has blocked access to Fortnite on iOS devices. The only way to get Fortnite on iPhone or iPad is if you downloaded it before it disappeared from the App Store. To do so:

  1. Open the App Store.
  2. Click on your account icon in the upper right corner.
  3. Click Purchases to see the list of apps you previously downloaded.
  4. Click the cloud or download button next to the Fortnite app.

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