Galaxy Note9 - All of Your Games in One Place with Game Launcher (SM-N960W)

Last Update Date : Dec 13. 2018
Galaxy Note9 - All of Your Games in One Place with Game Launcher (SM-N960W)

From pixelated classics to virtual reality, gaming has come a long way. Your phone can offer even more opportunities to explore your favorite digital worlds. The Game Launcher houses all your gaming apps and includes settings to improve your gaming experience. 

Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Download Fortnite from Galaxy App StoreClick to Expand

Follow the steps below to download Fortnite and join the fun.

Download Fortnite from Galaxy App Store 1

Navigate to Apps, touch the Samsung folder, and then touch Galaxy Apps. Search for and select Fortnite Installer, and then touch INSTALL.

Download Fortnite from Galaxy App Store 2

Open the Fortnite Installer app, touch INSTALL and AGREE to the permissions needed. Then touch LAUNCH. This will kick off the download of the main files (one-time installation). Be patient as it can take some time. Then, you will be able to sign into your account or create a new one and get playing Fortnite.

Set Up Game LauncherClick to Expand

Before you get too excited and rush into your game, let's set up the Game Launcher.

Set Up Game Launcher 1

From Settings, search for and select Game Launcher. To use the Game Launcher, touch the slider. If you want to add the Game Launcher icon to your Home screen, touch ADD.

Set Up Game Launcher 2

Open Game Launcher from Apps. Review the information and then touch NEXT. Review the Terms of Service and if you agree, select I agree to all and then touch START. Review the following information, and then touch ENABLE. Game app icons will now be displayed in the Game Launcher. Your Game Launcher setup is complete.

Set Up Game Launcher 3

If you have a game that hasn't been added, you can add it manually by touching More Options and then Add a game. Select the app(s) you want to add, and then touch ADD.

If Game Launcher is not available in the Settings menu, you must install and launch a game first.

Game ToolsClick to Expand

Whether you are playing an RPG or a simple puzzle game, there are many tools to help you game on.

Game Tools

Navigate to Apps, and then touch Game Launcher. Select and start the desired game. Touch the Game Tools icon on the lower left-hand side of the screen (swipe from the bottom to the center of the screen to display the navigation bar). Then select and adjust your desired settings. 

Tune PerformanceClick to Expand

With Game Launcher, you can tune the performance level of your games to save battery power. If you are stuck on a long trip with no charger, you can make a game's performance a little lower, so you can get more battery life. But hey, the game will still be awesome.

Tune Performance

Open Game Launcher, and then touch Game performance. Drag the slider to your desired performance level. You can also set individual settings for each game by selecting Settings for each game. Touch APPLY to save the changes.

Battery power efficiency may vary by game.

Gameplay RecordingClick to Expand

Have funny moments in games you want to share with the entire Internet? Record your game to save your most hilarious gameplays.

Gameplay Recording

Navigate to Apps, and then touch Game Launcher. Select and start the desired game. Touch Game Tools, and then touch Record. To stop recording, touch Stop.

Share RecordingClick to Expand

You've recorded some good clips, and you are ready to become the next YouTube sensation. Follow these steps to start sharing them on different social media sites.

Share Recording

Navigate to Apps, and then touch Game Launcher. Touch My Games, and then touch VIDEOS RECORDED. Select the desired game videos list, and then touch and hold the desired video. Touch Share, and then select the desired sharing option.

Sound SetClick to Expand

Maybe you don't like the music or sounds in that horror game. That's no problem with the new Mute feature.

Sound Set

Navigate to Apps, and then touch Game Launcher. Touch Mute game to silence the game. To unmute it, touch Mute game again.

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