First, it was discovered that the game might initially be exclusive to the Samsung Galaxy Note9 when it launches, and towards the end of last week, Epic Games confirmed it would be bypassing the Google Play Store to avoid giving 30% of its revenue to the middleman. Some of the checks include ones for the mobile GPU, device manufacturer, device model, and so forth.
The Galaxy Note 8 has been updated in the most number of markets.
"The method checks if the device is a Samsung-branded device with a code-name that starts with "gts4l".
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Ahead of its official launch on August 9 in NY, a few latest updates of the Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 has been doing the rounds on the Internet.
It's true that Samsung will have exclusivity over Fortnite on Android initially, according to a leaked APK obtained by XDA Developers. The file contains a series of checks to stop unauthorized devices from running the game and it looks like the newly-announced Galaxy Tab S4 will also be able to run the game when it launches. It's rumoured that Fortnite Mobile for Android may be exclusive to Samsung's devices for 120 days in total including the Samsung Galaxy S8, S9, and perhaps even the S7. The retail box highlights some key details about the device such as a 6.4-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED display, a dual 12MP rear camera setup with the primary lens getting a variable aperture feature (f1.5/f2.4) and Dual Pixel PDAF support, and the secondary lens fixed at f/2.4 aperture.