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March 18, 2019

List of HONOR Android Phones Compatible with Fortnite in 2019

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Fortnite is an online video game developed by Epic Games and released in 2017. It is one of the most popular online games and now it is available in Android platform as well. Although Fortnite has Android version, but it has selected not to release on Google Play Store. So if you want to play this fascinating game, you will need to download and install from the Epic Games official website.

Before installing Fortnite for Android, first you need to find out whether your Android device is compatible with this game.

What Android OS does Fortnite require?

Android 8.0 or later is recommended for playing Fortnite. Android 8.0 and later substantially improves the stability and performance of the game, but with earlier versions of Android OS, there are usually significant performance issues.

In addition, some other requirements include:
• 3GB of free onboard storage
• At least 4GB of system RAM
• GPU requirements: Qualcomm Adreno 530 or higher, ARM Mali-G71 MP20, ARM Mali-G72 MP12 or higher

Which HONOR Android devices are Compatible with Fortnite?

With all the above requirements in mind, let’s have a look at the full list of HONOR phones in recent two years.

Specs GPU EMUI / Android Version Launch Date RAM
HONOR 7S PowerVR GE8100 EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.1 2018, May 2 GB
HONOR 7A Adreno 505 EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 2018, Apr 3 GB
HONOR 7C Adreno 506 EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 2018, May 3 GB
HONOR 8C Adreno 506 EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9.0 2018, Nov 3 GB
HONOR 9N Mali-T830 MP2 EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 2018, Jul 3 GB
HONOR 9 Lite Mali-T830 MP2 EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 2017, Dec 3 GB/4 GB
HONOR 10 Lite Mali-G51 MP4 EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9.0 2019, Jan 3 GB/4 GB/6 GB
HONOR 7X Mali-T830 MP2 EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 2017, Dec 4 GB
HONOR 8X Mali-G51 MP4 EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1 2019, Jan 4 GB
HONOR 10 Mali-G72 MP12 EMUI 8.1.0 based on Android 8.0 2018, May 4 GB
HONOR Play Mali-G72 MP12 EMUI 8.2 based on Android 8.1 2018, Jul 4 GB
HONOR View10 Mali-G72 MP12 EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 2017, Dec 6 GB
HONOR View20 Mali-G76 MP10 Magic UI 2.0.1 based on Android 9.0 2019, Jan 6 GB/8 GB

It’s clear that the following HONOR Android phones are the ones compatible with Fortnite mobile game:
• HONOR 10
• HONOR Play
• HONOR View10
• HONOR View20

These devices are based on Android 8.0 and higher, with enough RAM and robust chipsets that support the heavy graph processing needs of mobile games. In addition, a Revolutionary Graphics Processing Acceleration Technology named “GPU Turbo” is available to these phones, too. This technology optimizes the mobile gaming experience by improving graphics processing efficiency by 60% while reducing the SoC (System on Chip) energy consumption by 30%, exceeding the limits of the balance between smartphone performance and energy consumption.

GPU Turbo on HONOR phones

Except the normal gaming experience of sound and pictures, an HONOR smartphone with GPU Turbo recognizes the gaming scenario of team battles, the use of special skills, switching and shooting guns, etc. and intelligently match a vibration feedback like what a game console does.

HONOR View20 android device compatible with Fortnite

According to Epic Games, only a few smartphones allow Fortnite for Android to run at a blazing 60FPS, and HONOR View20 is one of them. If you own HONOR View20, you should be able to run the game at that high frame rate level. This is because HONOR View20 is powered by the Kirin 980 AI chipset, and boasts the GPU Turbo 2.0 technology which gives you a full-frame gaming experience.