Fortnite is finally here for Android users. The announcement was made in addition to the unveiling of the Galaxy Note 9, the Galaxy Watch and the Galaxy Home by Samsung.
The Fortnite version is currently in beta and is only available to Galaxy users for a short time. How long exactly? That was not announced. You can sign up for a beta invitation to Fortnite on Android by following the instructions here. Before doing so, make sure the app works on your Android phone or tablet as well. Luckily, Epic Games has released such a list. Here it is in its entirety directly from Epic's FAQ page.
If you have a device that is fast enough to launch the most popular game in the world, you'll find installation instructions here.
The Android Beta currently works on these devices.
- Samsung Galaxy: S7 / S7 Edge, S8 / S8 +, S9 / S9 +, Note 8, Note 9, Tab S3, Tab S4
- Google: Pixel / Pixel XL, Pixel 2 / Pixel 2 XL  Asus: ROG phone, Zenfone 4 Pro, 5Z, V
- Essential: PH-1
- Huawei: Honor 10, Honor Game, PAL 10 / Pro, PAL RS, Nova 3, P20 / Pro, V10 [19659012LG:G5G6G7ThinQV20 ($ 330 at Amazon Marketplace) V30 ($ 720 at Amazon.com) / V30 +
- Nokia: 8  OnePlus: 5 / 5T, 6
- Razer: Telephone
- Xiaomi: Black Shark, Mi 5 / 5S / 5S Plus, 6/6 Plus, Mi 8/8 Explorer / 8SE, Mi-Mix, Mi-Mix 2 Mi-Mix 2S Mi Note 2
- ZTE: Axon 7/7, Axon M, Nubia / Z17 / Z17s, Nubia Z11
Currently not supported, will be working on corrections in the near future:
If your phone is not on this list, it might still work, assuming you have the following specifications:
- Operating system: 64-bit Android, 5.0 or higher
- RAM: 3 GB or higher
- GPU: Adreno 530 or higher, Mali-G71 MP20, Mali-G72 MP12 or higher
So you have it , Fortnite, it seems, will be more or less limited to high-end devices capable of coping with the fast-paced action of the game.