The most awaited online game of the year, Fortnite is at last here on Android, after being exclusive to Apple’s iOS and PC. The game has finally made it to the Android platform, however, it won’t be available right now. Because the developers of the battle royal Epic games has signed up a deal to keep Fortnite an exclusive to some high-end Samsung Galaxy Android handsets for a limited amount of period. Which means you can’t download the game right away and until the Galaxy phones exclusivity ends.
Also, after the Galaxy phone’s exclusivity ends, it won’t be coming to all Android devices. As according to the developer’s website, it has listed down a bunch of high-end Android devices, for which they are running a beta program of the game. This means, budget users are here again left behind and might not be able to play the game unless an XDA member decides to bring it for all other remaining devices.
Here’s list of Samsung devices for which Fornite beta will initially work
- Galaxy S7, S7 Edge
- Galaxy S8 / S8+
- Galaxy S9 / S9+
- Galaxy Note 8
- Galaxy Note 9 (Officially launched on Note 9)
- Tab S3
- Tab S4
List of Google Pixel devices for Fortnite beta
- Pixel, Pixel XL
- Pixel 2
- Pixel 2 XL
- You can also consider the upcoming Pixel 3
List of Xiaomi devices for Fortnite beta
- Xiaomi Blackshark
- Mi Note 2
- Mi 5, 5S, 5S Plus
- Mi 6, 6 Plus
- Mi 8, 8 Explorer edition, Mi 8 SE
- Mi Mix, Mi Mix 2, Mi Mix 2S
List of Asus devices to get Fortnite beta
- Asus ROG Phone
- Zenfone 4 Pro
- Zenfone 5Z
List of Huawei devices to get Fortnite beta
- Honor 10
- Honor V10
- Honor Play
- Mate 10 standard, Mate 10 Pro,
- Mate RS
- Nova 3
- Huawei P20, P20 Pro
List of ZTE devices to get Fortnite
- Axon 7, 7s
- Axon M
- Nubia Z11
- Nubia Z17, Z17s
List of OnePlus devices to get Fortnite
- OnePlus 5 and 5T
- OnePlus 6
List of LG devices to get Fortnite Beta
Along with the above-mentioned devices, the Razer phone, as well as the Essential PH-1, will also be able to run the Fortnite beta game. You might find some devices to be absent from the list, and currently, it’s still unknown whether the company plans to append more devices to this list or not, but if it does so, then we will update the above list accordingly.
How to enter into the Fortnite Beta?
Things you need to know before you sign-up
No rooted devices are allowed
Devices with unlocked bootloader are also banned
Expect frequent game crashes
Now to enter into this beta for Fortnite, make sure you have the above-mentioned device, and on that device itself, you need to visit this website and Click on Play For Free Button.
Next, you will be asked to sign-up for the beta, either with one of your social media account or just sign-up for the Epic games account.
After that, you will see Sign-Up for E-mail invite, which will then Send an invitation Link for the game’s beta file and all the instructions for you to Install the game, on your email-id you have signed up with
Samsung Galaxy users can get the Fortnite from the Galaxy App store itself.