Play Fortnite on Mobile Devices

There are many ways to play Fortnite on mobile devices!

You can play Fortnite on Android phones, Android tablets, iOS, and iPadOS — with the game being downloadable on Android phones and Androids tablets, and available through cloud gaming on Android phones, Android tablets, iOS, and iPadOS. (Please note that cloud gaming requires a high-speed internet connection for the best experience.)

Learn how to start playing Fortnite on mobile below, and also learn about compatible controllers, performance, and more.

Fortnite Mobile FAQ

Xbox Cloud Gaming

You do not need an Xbox Game Pass subscription to play Fortnite through Xbox Cloud Gaming. All you need is a free Microsoft account, high-speed internet connection, and compatible device. Once you’re ready, go to Xbox.com/play to start playing Fortnite in your browser with mobile touch controls or a supported controller. (See our Xbox Cloud Gaming FAQ for more information.)

NVIDIA GeForce NOW

With NVIDIA’s GeForce NOW service, play Fortnite through cloud streaming in your browser on iOS and iPadOS devices. GeForce NOW can be accessed for free if players choose a free GeForce NOW membership.

All GeForce NOW players can play Fortnite on mobile with touch controls. Prefer playing with a controller? You can do that too! 


Get started with Fortnite on GeForce NOW by visiting NVIDIA’s Fortnite GeFORCE NOW mobile page, or learn more in our Fortnite GeForce NOW FAQ.

For the minimum device specifications to play Fortnite on mobile through the cloud, please see Xbox’s support website or the GeForce NOW system requirements page (depending on whether you’re playing via Xbox Cloud Gaming or NVIDIA GeForce NOW).

Yes, you can play Fortnite on mobile with a controller! The supported controllers depend on whether you’re playing Fortnite natively, through Xbox Cloud Gaming, or through GeForce NOW. 

For playing Fortnite natively on Android, the following Bluetooth controllers are supported:

  • Steelseries Stratus XL
  • Gamevice
  • Sony DualShock 4 Wireless Controller (Android OS 10 or newer)
  • Xbox Wireless Controller
  • Razer Raiju Mobile
  • Razer Junglecat
  • Moto Gamepad

For playing Fortnite through Xbox Cloud Gaming (whether on Android, iOS, or iPadOS), the supported controllers are listed on Xbox’s support website.


For playing Fortnite through GeForce NOW (whether on Android, iOS, or iPadOS), the supported controllers are listed on the GeForce NOW system requirements page.
Keyboard + mouse is not supported in Fortnite on mobile devices, whether playing natively, through Xbox Cloud Gaming, or through GeForce NOW.

Yes, voice chat is available in Fortnite on mobile devices.

Please note that you cannot use Bluetooth headsets for voice chat in Fortnite on mobile. However, Bluetooth headsets can still be used for audio output. If your device allows it, you can use the device’s microphone for voice chat while using Bluetooth headsets for audio output.

Yes, if you’ve launched Fortnite from the Epic Games App or are playing Fortnite through cloud gaming, you’ll be playing with players across all platforms. This also means you can party up with your friends on other platforms.
Yes, if you’ve launched Fortnite from the Epic Games App or are playing Fortnite through cloud gaming, you’ll be playing the current Season.