Apex Legends Mobile — the popular competitive first-person shooter game for PC and consoles is now open for pre-registration on the Google Play store for gamers on Android smartphones. Pre-registering for the game will grant players rewards in the form of in-game cosmetic items when Apex Legends Mobile will release.
Apex Legends Mobile is developing for about two years and was confirmed by EA CEO Andrew Wilson in October 2019. Being a separate game for mobile devices, it will not be cross-platform between consoles and PC.
Developer Respawn also announces that gamers on iOS will also be able to pre-register for the game in the future. Apex Legends Mobile has already racked up over 75 lakh pre-registrations so far. The developers are yet to reveal the launch date of the game on iOS and Android.
Gamers who pre-register will be notified when the game is launched in their region, suggesting the game could be rolled out in stages. “At present, we’re hopeful for a full launch this summer. Like the Legends, we’re aware that we’re chasing moving targets,” Respawn states on its website. The developers have also released a new trailer for the game, which shows off optimized gameplay while playing on smartphones.
How to pre-register for Apex Legends Mobile on Android?
- To pre-register for Apex Legends Mobile, head over to the game’s page on the Google Play Store.
- Click on pre-register and you will be notified when the game becomes available to download. The team is “hopeful for a full launch in the summer.”
EA is rewarding players with community rewards for every pre-registration milestone it hits. These rewards will be in-game cosmetic items. Players who have pre-registered, unlocking the Founder’s badge, the Bloodhound banner frame, a Bloodhound banner pose, and an Epic skin for the R99.
The upcoming Apex Legends Mobile title will not feature cross-play support, according to the website. The game will, however, be a free-to-play title, with cosmetic items in the game. It will compete against popular titles for mobiles such as Battlegrounds Mobile India, New State Mobile, Fortnite, and Call of Duty: Mobile.
Minimum hardware requirements
Respawn also shares details on the minimum hardware requirements to run the game when it is launched. Apex Legends Mobile for Android phones will require at least Snapdragon 435, HiSilicon Kirin 650, MediaTek Helio P20, or Exynos 7420 processor, along with at least 2GB of RAM and 4GB of storage, Open GL 3.1 support, and Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) or newer.
Meanwhile, For iOS, it will require an iPhone 6S (A9 chip or later) running iOS 11 or newer, with 2GB of RAM and 4GB of storage, according to the developer.
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