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System Requirements[edit | edit source]

Fortnite is playable on Windows, macOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Android, and iOS.

It's planned for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X alongside performance and graphic improvements for this platforms.

Minimum and Recommended Specifications[edit | edit source]

Fortnite is designed to run well on a wide variety of PC hardware so that as many players as possible can jump in and play. In order to provide the most enjoyable experience when playing Fortnite on PC, we recommend the following system specifications.
Epic Games on [Fortnite's minimum and recommended specifications]
Fortnite System Requirements for PC and MAC[1]
Component Minimum Recommended
CPU Core i3 2.4 Ghz Core i5 2.8 Ghz
Graphics Intel Iris Pro 5200 Nvidia GTX 660 or AMD Radeon HD 7870 equivalent DX11 GPU
OS Windows 7/8/10 64-bit or Mac OSX Sierra Windows 7/8/10 64-bit or Mac OSX Mojave

Changes[edit | edit source]

Patch 5.20 (August 7, 2018)
  • Significant GPU optimization on Switch. Moved to the high-end forward renderer. This increases dynamic resolution by 10% in expensive scenes. 
  • Optimized the way explosives modify buildings to lighten the load on dedicated servers.
  • Building props have more efficient network usage when taking damage.
  • Melee animation trails now use significantly less network traffic.
  • Optimized C4 network usage, the impact sound no longer broadcasts to players outside a certain range. It now only plays for players that are close enough to the impact.
  • Fixed small world props rendering at extreme distances.
Bug Fixes
  • Reduced memory usage of internal object reference search systems. This will help prevent out of memory crashes.

References[edit | edit source]