How to set up the SteelSeries Stratus Duo with Fortnite on Android

In this guide, I'm going to run you through how to connect your SteelSeries Stratus Duo to an Android smartphone. It'll take but a few seconds, allowing you to get straight into a game.

Products used in this guide

How to connect the Stratus Duo to your phone

  1. Slide the wireless mode switch on the controller to Bluetooth.
  2. Turn on the gamepad.

  1. On your *phone** launch settings and enable Bluetooth.
  2. Tap on SteelSeries Stratus Duo to connect the controller to the phone.

After a few seconds, the controller should now be paired with the smartphone. It'll now be possible to fire up Fortnite and earn some kills. The controller will remember the last device it connected to via Bluetooth. To reset it, simply press the wireless pairing button on the rear of the gamepad.

Equipment you'll need

In order to play Fortnite on your phone using the controller, you'll need to pick one up first. Luckily, you won't need anything else but your phone.

If Fortnite is your favorite game to play on both Android smartphones and PC, you should absolutely buy this controller. Even if you only play PC games, the Stratus Duo is still a very capable controller that feels great to use for extended gaming sessions. SteelSeries offers excellent value with the Stratus Duo, making it one of my favorite gamepads.

Rich Edmonds