Fortnite Xbox Cloud Gaming

Play Fortnite on Xbox Cloud Gaming

Play Fortnite via browser on iOS, iPadOS, Android phones and tablets, and Windows PC with Xbox Cloud Gaming — no paid subscription required!

Because Xbox Cloud Gaming streams games via a browser, it still works well on most low-end devices as long as you have a high-speed internet connection.

You do not need an Xbox Game Pass paid 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 to start playing with mobile touch controls or a supported controller. See our FAQ below for more details.

Fortnite on Xbox Cloud Gaming FAQS

On your iPhone or iPad, Android smartphone or tablet, or Windows PC, open your web browser and go to From there, launch Fortnite.

Fortnite through Xbox Cloud Gaming is available through browser only, and is not available to launch via the Xbox Cloud Gaming mobile app, Xbox app on Windows, or the Xbox console game library. See Xbox’s support website for the list of supported web browsers.

Yes! You just need to make sure your Microsoft/Xbox account is linked to the same Epic account you use on other platforms. For help linking your Xbox account to your Epic account, check out the following article: How do I link my console account to my Epic Games account using the web?

If your accounts are linked, your progress will also transfer to other platforms you use your Epic account on.

On Windows devices, all current Fortnite game modes are available to play through Xbox Cloud Gaming, including Battle Royale, Zero Build, Save the World, and community-made games.

On smartphones and tablets, Save the World is unavailable to play through Xbox Cloud Gaming. However, all other current Fortnite game modes are available to play.

Check out Xbox’s support website for the list of supported controllers. On mobile devices specifically, players can use either a controller or touch controls.

The regions where Xbox Cloud Gaming is available is listed on Xbox’s Supported Countries/Regions page.

Below is a list of devices that Xbox Cloud Gaming is verified to work on. Please note this list is not exhaustive, meaning Xbox Cloud Gaming may work on devices not listed.

  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 12 Mini
  • iPhone 12
  • iPhone 12 Pro
  • iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • iPad Air (3rd Gen)
  • iPad Air (4th Gen)
  • iPad Pro 11 2nd Gen
  • iPad Mini 5th Gen
  • iPad 8th Gen

No specific Android devices are verified, but please note Android is officially supported by Xbox Cloud Gaming.

Windows Devices
  • Surface Go
  • Surface Go 2
  • Surface Pro 6
  • Surface Pro X
  • Surface Pro 7+
  • Surface Laptop
  • Surface Laptop 3
  • Surface Book 2

For full system requirements, including OS version and internet connection, please see Xbox’s support website.