How do I get Fortnite on my Samsung Galaxy device?
Fortnite is now available to play on smartphones, meaning that there is nothing to stop you from getting that victory royale, no matter where you may be. Fortnite developers Epic Games have not made Fortnite available to download from the Play Store. However, you can easily download Fortnite from the Samsung Galaxy store or from the Epic Games website.
Fortnite and Samsung have partnered together to make Galaxy devices the best mobile platform for Fornite, with exclusive skins for Samsung users.
If you are having difficulty with the functionality of the Fortnite app or in-game play, Epic Games have created some FAQs for Android users.
Fortnite is a high fidelity game and requires devices to have certain specifications. Find out the minumum device specifications required to play Fortnite.
- Processor: 64-bit Android on an ARM64 processor
- Operating system: Android 8.0 or higher. Find out how to check what operating system your device is using
- RAM: 4GB or higher
- GPU: Adreno 530 or higher, Mali-G71 MP20, Mali-G72 Mp12 or higher
Unlike most apps, Fortnite is not available to download from the Play Store. Instead, you can download Fortnite from the Galaxy Store or from the Epic Games website.
Downloading Fortnite from the Galaxy Store
Downloading Fornite from the Epic Games website
To celebrate the partnership between Samsung and Epic Games, galaxy device owners can claim the exclusive Glow skin and Levitate emote for free until the end of 2019.
To claim your skin you must have one of the following devices:
- Note 10 range
- S10 range
- Note 9
- S9 range
- Note 8
- S8 range
- S7 range
- Tab S6
- Tab S4
- Tab S3
If you're experiencing unusual behaviour on Samsung mobiles, tablets or wearables, you can send us an error report or ask us a question in the Samsung Members app.
This allows us to take a closer look at what is happening. The data is anonymised and only held for the duration of the investigation. Find out more about sending an error report through the Samsung Members app.