Do you want to download and play Fortnite on your Sony Xperia XZ1? You can play Fortnite on your Sony Xperia XZ1 device if it meets the minimum mobile requirements as listed below.
Sony Xperia XZ1 Fortnite Requirements
- OS: Android 8.0 Oreo (64-bit version) or above.
- Memory: Minimum 4GB of RAM.
- CPU: ARM64 processors like Qualcomm, or MediaTek 64 bit processors.
- GPU: Adreno 530 GPU minimum Or Mali-G71 MP20 GPU, Mali-G72 MP12 GPU, or higher.
Your Sony Xperia XZ1 Specifications
- OS: Android 8.0, up to Android 9.0
- GPU: Adreno 540
- CPU: Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)
- Memory: 4GB RAM
There is no separate Sony Xperia XZ1 fortnite.apk file for your device. So don’t download any apk file from third-party sites which might compromise your device.
How To Download Fortnite on Sony Xperia XZ1
- To download and install Fortnite on your Sony Xperia XZ1, Go to the Epic Games website by going to this URL: fortnite.com/android on your mobile. Or visit this link here.
- Then click on the “Fortnite for Android” option. Then click on the download button to download the Fortnite Epiclauncher.apk file from the epic games store website on to your Sony Xperia XZ1.
- A popup window will appear on your screen, asking to allow access to proceed with the download. Click on Allow access and download it.
- Now go to Settings > Apps & notification > Advanced settings > Special app access > Install Unknown apps and give permission to the Chrome Browser and Epic Games Launcher app (Fortnite Installer app).
- Now click on the “Allow from this device” option to install the EpicLauncher.apk or Fortniteinstaller.apk files from this provider.
- Now open the Fortniteinstaller.apk file downloaded.
- Then it will install the Epic Games launcher.
- Now Open The Epic launcher and Click on the Install button below the Fortnite game.
- The Fortnite game will now start downloading on your Sony Xperia XZ1 device.
- Now click on the Fortnite app.
- After it’s fully installed, you can start playing the Fortnite game on Sony Xperia XZ1.
Also Read: Sony Xperia XZ1 tutorials.
Install Fortnite on Sony Xperia XZ1 Using Play Store
Fortnite has been recently released to be downloaded directly from the Google Play Store for supported devices. Here is how you can download Fortnite on your Xperia XZ1 device.
- On your Sony Xperia XZ1, open the Google Play Store App, or if you are on desktop visit this Fortnite play store link directly to download Fortnite.
- Now on the Google Play Store App, search for Fortnite Game on the search bar and click Go.
- The Fortnite app will show up at the top, click on the install button to download it directly from the Play Store.
- After the game is installed, click on the Fortnite App and you can start playing the game if your Sony Xperia XZ1 device is compatible to run Fortnite.
Sony Xperia XZ1 Frequently Asked Questions:
Can I install Fortnite on Sony Xperia XZ1?
Yes, you can install the Fortnite android app from the epic website directly on your Sony Xperia XZ1 device using our Fortnite tutorial.
How do I download Fortnite on Sony Xperia XZ1?
Go to the Google Play Store and search for Fortnite game or visit the epic website directly on your Sony Xperia XZ1 device and install the game using the install button.
Can you play Fortnite on Sony Xperia XZ1?
Yes, you can play Fortnite on Sony Xperia XZ1 if it meets the minimum requirements and when it’s supported by Epic Games. Sony Xperia XZ1 runs on Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) and has 4GB RAM so you can check whether you can play Fortnite.
Can you get free V-Bucks on Sony Xperia XZ1?
Yes, you can get free V-Bucks on Sony Xperia XZ1 in Fortnite game as long as you play the game and complete the challenges on the season and level up and get to the free Vbucks rewards.
How do I get V Bucks on my Sony Xperia XZ1?
You can either buy V Bucks from the Fortnite app on your Sony Xperia XZ1 or you can complete some free challenges and level up on the free battle pass until you get some free V-Bucks on Fortnite Season 3.
I hope you were able to download, install, and play the Fortnite game on your Sony Xperia XZ1 device.
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