Advertisement
Global  

“News neutrality by unbiased coverage”
One News Page
> >

Fortnite for Android is launching today exclusively on recent Samsung Galaxy devices

The Verge Thursday, 9 August 2018 ()
Fortnite for Android is launching today exclusively on recent Samsung Galaxy devicesOne of the worst-kept secrets in gaming has turned out to be true: the Android version of Fortnite will be available exclusively on Samsung devices at launch. But it’s not just the new Note 9 and Tab S4 getting Fortnite; owners of a range of recent Samsung devices — the S9 / S9 Plus, Note 8, Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, and Tab S3 — can all start playing the beta today. You’ll be able to install Fortnite from Samsung’s Game Launcher app.

The official announcement from Samsung comes after a handful of reports pointed to the possibility, most recently following a leak of the game’s APK. The exclusivity period will last “for the next few days,” according to Samsung. That sounds like less than the 30-day window that had...
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: CNET - Affiliate - < > Embed
News video: Fortnite on Android: Samsung first, all other users second

▶ Fortnite on Android: Samsung first, all other users second 03:09

The long wait is finally over. Fortnite is officially on Android, though right now it's limited to Samsung devices, and even then, you have to install it using Samsung's Game Center, not the Google Play Store. Why? Epic Games won't say exactly, but they're also avoiding giving Google a 30% cut by...

You Might Like


Recent related news

Fortnite for Android leak shows it’s limited to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 and Tab S4 at launch

Fortnite for Android leak shows it’s limited to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 and Tab S4 at launch
Fortnite for Android is coming soon, and rumors have suggested it will be a 30-day exclusive to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9. A newly leaked version of the game...
The Verge - Technology

Can your Android phone play Fortnite? We list them all

Epic Games’ Fortnite is eating the world, and now the battle royale game (and occasional golf simulator) is finally coming to Android. Samsung Galaxy devices...
PC World - Technology

'Fortnite' finally arrives on Android starting today — here's how to download the game, and a list of all of the devices that support it

'Fortnite' finally arrives on Android starting today — here's how to download the game, and a list of all of the devices that support it
· *"Fortnite" arrives on Android on Thursday.* · *The game is free as always, but only available on a handful of Samsung devices at first.* · *It's coming...
Business Insider - Technology

Hands-on: Fortnite finally arrives on Android, here’s what you need to know [Video]

After much anticipation, Epic Games has finally announced Fortnite for Android, which is exclusively available for a handful of Samsung devices for the next 3...
9to5Google - TechnologyAlso reported by •BGR India

Tweets about this

Promo_Madness

Marketing Madness RT @Promo_Madness: Fortnite for Android is launching today exclusively on recent Samsung Galaxy devices https://t.co/0cSLRZ5ohh https://t.c… 1 day ago

dhruv17satra

Dhruv Satra RT @verge: Fortnite for Android is launching today exclusively on recent Samsung Galaxy devices https://t.co/5jcHriyfrT https://t.co/Y4jG7B… 4 days ago

morgans38389523

Big Boy Morgan RT @FortniteBattle: BREAKING: The Fortnite Beta on Android is launching this week. Players with Samsung Galaxy devices are the first to be… 5 days ago

MenwalSingh

Vishwajeet Singh Menwal RT @TrakinTech: @FortniteGame Beta on @Android is launching this week. Players with @Samsung Galaxy devices are the first to be invited sta… 6 days ago

gubayuhjin

Phuture YungUpstart RT @techweez: 1/ #ICYMI Today was #Unpacked2018 and also the day Fortnite became available for Android. The #GalaxyNote9 becomes the first… 6 days ago

paritoshtechni1

paritoshtechnical guruji Fortnite for Android is launching today exclusively on recent Samsung Galaxy devices https://t.co/jdFmsm0PeN https://t.co/fwVwyvV7xV 1 week ago

kmathan

[-_-] Fortnite for Android is launching today exclusively on Samsung devices https://t.co/8ttl2TmLwo 1 week ago

NevermoreESL

Nevermore Esports League Fortnite for Android is launching today exclusively on recent Samsung Galaxy devices. Dumb. https://t.co/UWn2C87bud 1 week ago


Other recent news in Technology

Inside the Hong Kong billionaire enclave name-dropped in 'Crazy RICH ASIANS,' where Alibaba founder Jack Ma may have bought a $191 million mansionTwitter CEO JACK DORSEY doubles down on his criticism of Facebook and YouTube while defending Alex Jones' right to keep tweeting (TWTR)
Astronomers DISCOVER Tiny Galaxy Harboring Monster Black HoleDiablo III is coming to NINTENDO SWITCH later this year

Recent related videos

New 2018 iPhone Details LEAKED – The LWDN [Video]New 2018 iPhone Details LEAKED – The LWDN

New 2018 iPhone Details LEAKED – The LWDN

TechnoBuffalo VAN -

'Fortnite' Mobile Beta Expands to More Android Devices [Video]'Fortnite' Mobile Beta Expands to More Android Devices

'Fortnite' Mobile Beta Expands to More Android Devices

Wochit Tech -

Samsung's Foldable Phone May Launch Soon [Video]Samsung's Foldable Phone May Launch Soon

Samsung's Foldable Phone May Launch Soon

Wochit Tech -

Samsung Galaxy S10: Here’s everything we know [Video]Samsung Galaxy S10: Here’s everything we know

Work on the newest model of Samsung’s world-beating smartphone is already underway. Digital Trends reports rumors and whispers about the Samsung Galaxy S10 are already swirling. Samsung remains..

Wochit -

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2018 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest