According to the patch notes, Epic Games has expanded support to include Motorola, HTC and Sony Xperia devices. Previously, Epic Games :
- HTC: 10, U Ultra, U11 / U11+, U12+
- Lenovo/Motorola: Moto Z / Z Droid, Moto Z2 Force
- Sony: Xperia: XZ/ XZs, XZ1, XZ2
But with v5.40 you may now be able to play Fortnite on these phones. CNET reached out for a list of specific devices that support Fortnite for Android, but Epic Games didn’t immediately respond.
The v5.40 patch notes also include the as a newly supported device, even though it was .
In addition to support for new phones, v5.40 also brings voice chat to the Android version. Since Fortnite can be played in squads and teams, being able to talk to other players is a big help.
Other updates include the new High Stakes event, The Getaway mode and new weapons and items like a grappling hook.