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NOTE: The majority of devices on this list are no longer working consistently after the March 14th update to version 0.2.1

NOTE: ALL DEVICES ARMv6 DON'T WORK MINECRAFT POCKET EDITION

When adding a device please note down whether fancy graphics run with (even small) or without lag. Typing {{tc|yes|No Lag}} means the device runs with no lag on Fancy graphics. Typing {{tc|no|Lag}} means the device lags moderately to heavily in Fancy, and typing {{tc|partial|Slight}} means slight lag on Fancy.

If you are using a custom ROM or your device is overclocked please also add this information to the version or remarks column. Additionally, please add the game update version in the remarks section to specify which version was tested.


Compatible devices[edit]

Device Android Version Fancy Graphics Comments
Acer Iconia Tab A100 Android 4.0.3 No Lag Works great on high graphics
Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android 4.0.3 No Lag
Acer Liquid Android 2.3.5 (Liquid Next 1.8) Lag Small lags.
Acer Liquid Android 2.3.7 (Liquid Next 1.9.2) Lag Small lags.
Acer Liquid E Android 2.2 No Lag Very little lag when world is generating. Fancy Graphics options not available.
Acer Liquid E Android 2.3 Custom Lag Runs, but with lag. Fancy Graphics options not available.
Acer Liquid Metal Android 2.3.5 No Lag Little lag when world is generating
Advent Vega Android 3.2 (VegaComb) No Lag
Alcatel One Touch 995 Android 2.3.6 No Lag Runs well without fancy graphics
Alcatel One Touch Evolve Android 4.1.2 No Lag Works great on fancy graphics
Alcatel One Touch Hero Android 4.3 No Lag Works great. 50+ fps
Allview Alldro 2 Speed Duo Superslim Android 4.0 No Lag Runs perfectly,50+ FPS even on fancy graphics.
Allview Alldro 2 Speed Quad Superslim Android 4.2 No Lag Runs perfectly,70+ FPS even on fancy graphics.
Allview P5 Quad Android 4.1 No Lag Runs good on smooth lighting and fancy graphics with occasional very slight lag.Tested with mcpe 0.7.x and nearly full phone memory.
Allview Speed City Android 4.0 No Lag Runs Perfectly,40+ FPS even on fancy graphics.
Amazon Kindle Fire Android 2.3 Custom No Lag
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7" Android 4.0 Custom No Lag Runs smooth on fancy graphics, no problems on stock rom.
Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8" Android 4.0 Custom No Lag Runs fine on Fancy Graphics.
ARCHOS 70 Internet Tablet Android 2.2.1 Lag
ARCHOS 80 G9 Android 3.2.79 No Lag Occasional lag on "fancy graphics" setting
Archos Arnova 10G2 Android 2.3.1 (Morkamod v1.15) No Lag Runs smooth on fancy graphics.
Arnova 7 G2 Android 2.3.1 Slight Minor lag on fancy, and about 5 seconds of major lag upon entering world.
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101 Android 3.0 Slight Occasional lag, works nicely on latest PE as of Jan. 2013 ; Tegra2 1 GHz
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101 Android 3.2.1 (also Revolver 3.9.5) No Lag Does not work after March 14 update
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF101 Android 4.0.4 (Megatron 1.1.6) No Lag Does not work after March 14 update, 0.2 confirmed working on ICS, no lag when O/C to 1.6 via Guevor Test 17c
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF201 Android 3.1 / 3.2 No Lag Does not work after March 14 update
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF201 Android 4.0.3 No Lag v0.3.2 Works, No problems found
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF300T Android 4.0.3, 4.1.1 No Lag
Asus MeMO Pad HD7 Android 4.2 No Lag No issues at all.
Nextbook Premium series Android 2.3.1 No Lag v0.6.1 works Slight Lag on Fancy
Asus Eee Pad Transformer TF700T Android 4.0.3 No Lag
Asus Google Nexus 7 (2012) Android 4.1 / 4.2 / 4.3 / 4.4 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
Asus Google Nexus 7 (2013) Android 4.3 / 4.4 No Lag Flawless on fancy graphics and smooth lighting.
Barnes & Noble Nook Color Android 2.3 (CM7 Nightlies) No Lag Overclocked to 1.2 GHz
Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet (8GB) Android 2.3.4 CM7Mod No Lag No issues or lag runs smooth
Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet (8GB) Android 2.3 Store/Stock No Lag No issues. Must root and install Google Play
Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet (16GB) CM 10 (Android 4.1.2) on SD card No Lag Occasional lag spikes, but very smooth overall
BQ Aquarius 3.5 / Fnac 3.5 (It's the same) Android 4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius 4 / Fnac 4 (It's the same) Android 4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius 4.5 / Fnac 4.5 (It's the same) Android 4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius 5 / Fnac 5 (It's the same) Android 4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius 5 HD / Fnac 5 HD (It's the same) Android 4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius 5.7 / Fnac 5.7 (It's the same) Android 4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius E4 / Fnac 2 4 (It's the same) Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius E4.5 / Fnac 2 4.5 (It's the same) Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius E5 HD / Fnac 2 5 HD (It's the same) Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius E5 FHD / Fnac 2 5 FHD (It's the same) Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
BQ Aquarius E6 Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works great on Fancy Graphics and Multiplayer (Wi-fi)
CnM Touchpad 10.1 Android 4.1.1 No lag Slight lag on autosaving while using fancy graphics and hosting a server, but otherwise lag free.
Coby Kyros 4Gb (MID 7024) w/4Gb sd card Android 2.2stock upgraded to 2.3.3 gingerbread Lag works for 1.5 Mc days, then freezes game. After restart, freezes after 1to 4 min. in game. Same results on any setting
Coby Kyros 4Gb (MID 7024) Android 4.0.1(CM9) No Lag Works smoothly with all fancy graphics options on. Slightly lag when loads too much enties (+64 approx.) and during world generation.
Dell Streak 5 Android 2.2.2 No Lag
Dell Streak 7 Android 3.2 No Lag
Dell Venue 8 Android 4.2.2 No Lag
Ematic 7" EGQ307 Android 4.2.2 No Lag Works great on all high settings. Gets around 70-90fps
Genesis GT-7205S Android 4.0.3 No Lag works just fine, no need to lower graphics quality (proably other Genesis models that come with Android 4.0 from factory will work too, such as GT-8230). Tried with MineCraft 0.3.3 and 0.4.0)
Gsmart Roma R2 Android 4.2.2 Slight It doesn't work perfectly but it's playable.
Hannspree Hannspad Gtabcomb 3.3 No Lag
Hisense Sero 7 Pro Android 4.2.1 No Lag Works perfectly on Fancy and LAN multiplayer. Realms not tested.
HP Slate 7 Android 4.1.1 No Lag No lag on fancy and beautiful skies. No lag with view distance on 2/4 or 3/4.
HP Touchpad Cyanogenmod 7.1 Alpha 1 (2.3.7) No Lag No lag on fancy. However, controls are mapped oddly due to the large screen orientation with Gingerbread.
HP Touchpad Cyanogenmod 9 Alpha 2+ (4.0.3) No Lag
HTC Desire Android 2.3.3 Slight Works, but rotating the camera is difficult. It has hit/miss rate of about 40% (works fine when updated to Gingerbread).
HTC Desire Android 4.0.2 No Lag No lag with fancy settings some tweaking around.
HTC Desire HD Android 2.3.3 No Lag http://i.imgur.com/8y8aF.jpg
HTC Desire S Android 2.3.3 No Lag Works perfectly on fancy.
HTC Desire Z Android 2.3.4 / Cm7 No Lag
HTC Desire C Android 4.0.4 No Lag Works great on fancy with music player in background.
HTC DNA Android 4.1 No Lag Flawless on fancy and smooth lighting. No lag with modded far render.
HTC Droid Incredible Android 2.3.4 / MIUI 2.3.5 Lag Camera movement is laggy and sometimes just not working on both graphic options other than low graphics quality (which runs perfectly). Camera movement better but still slightly laggy on rooted Cyanogen 7 on Fancy (also perfect on lower).

(MIUI 2.3.5) Slight lag on medium settings. Camera Locks up on fancy graphics. Low settings, Game plays fine.

HTC Droid Incredible 4G LTE Android 4.0.4 No Lag Works great on fancy.
HTC Explorer (Pico) Android 2.3.5 Slight Lag Fairly good framerate on fancy, few lag.
HTC Glacier (T-Mobile myTouch 4G) Android 2.3.4 No Lag
HTC HD2 HyperDroid-CM7-v3.0.0/ NexusHD2 v2.9 Lag Noticeable framerate issues on Fancy graphics. Works great on low graphics.
HTC Incredible S Android 2.3.4 Slight Lag Very slight lag when rendering many trees or other relatively complex pictures. Otherwise, runs perfectly.
HTC Inspire 4G Android 2.3.3 No Lag Framerate may dip slightly when world is first generated, but otherwise works great.
HTC Merge Android 2.3.4 xFuZiiOnZz Lag Has an 800 MHz processor that isn't overclocked.
HTC Google Nexus One Android 2.3.6 No Lag Reasonably fast on Fancy Graphics, flawless on Low Graphics Quality. Crashes on big worlds, as of 0.6.1 Alpha. No Scroll Ball Support yet.
HTC EVO 4G Android 2.3.5 Lag Tested on hardware version 0004 with factory installed apps and no root or overclock. Lags semi-heavily on fancy and normal graphics settings. Playable (but with very slight lag) on low graphics settings. Disabling factory apps (Facebook, Qik, Telenav, NASCAR, etc.) in "app management" settings speed up the game considerably (making it playable on fancy settings) due to the factory apps no longer running constantly in the background.
HTC EVO 4G LTE Android 4.0.3 No Lag Tested on hardware version 0003 with factory apps and no root or overclock. No lag on highest settings.
HTC EVO Shift 4G Android 2.3.3 No Lag Some framerate issues on Fancy Graphics on startup that resolve quickly. Works perfectly on low graphics. Most issues corrected by sprints OTA update. too many items on the ground causes strange kinds of lag.
HTC EVO 3D Android 2.3.4 No Lag
HTC Desire C Android 4.0.1 Slight Lag Occasionally lags.Very good though tested v.0.6.1
HTC Inspire 4G Android 2.3.7 (CM7.1) No Lag Runs perfect on fancy.
HTC One Android 4.4.2 Depends on View Distance selected On version 0.8.1, runs 50+ fps when at full graphics, as long as View Distance is at notch 1 or 2 (out of 4). At notch 3, game noticeably dips into the 40 fps and at full View Distance - although it looks spectacular on a 440 ppi glossy screen - the game hovers around 20 to 35 fps. Worth noting that frame delivery is very consistent: no micro-stutter perceivable at any graphics setting. Stock ROM, no overclocking. Device tested with Power Saver disabled and plugged into mains power. For no lag install CyanogenMod 4.4.4
HTC One Android 4.2 or 4.3 No Lag Runs beautifully, no lag whatsoever.
HTC One S Android 4.0.3 No Lag Rooted or unrooted, plays very well. Fancy graphics on, it still runs beautifully.
HTC One V Android 4.0.4 (myONEv RC9.5FX+) No Lag No lag at all, very smooth. Used CharmKISS Advanced OC kernel. Also works well on Stock ROM and Kernel.
HTC One X Android 4.0.3 No Lag Works great on fancy graphics, but can get hot on multiplayer.
HTC One X+ Android 4.0.3 No Lag Works great on fancy graphics, but gets hot after a couple of minutes. Drains the battery pretty quickly as well.
HTC Sensation Android 2.3.3 (stock) / Android Revolution HD 6.3.0 (Android 4.0.3) No Lag Picture can be very choppy, with random, miscoloured polygons spontaneously cutting through the landscape when fancy graphics is turned on as of version 0.1.1. Fine in 0.1. Android 2.3.3, Sense 3.0.[1] \

Works flawlessly and no lags - Android Revolution HD 6.3.0 (4.0.3)

HTC Thunderbolt (Mecha) Android 2.3.4 No Lag Fairly good framerate on fancy, few lag spikes. Very smooth on low.
Goclever tab A971 Android 4.0.3/Cm 10 No Lag On 4.0.3 works perfectly with wi-fi and server visible on.On cm10 game freez for about 5sec time per time with wi-fi and server visible on(Hosting server), it also freez when single player with server visible on, when off game works perfectly, while playing on Lg L9/host/ i have no lags on my tab.
GoClever Tab A73 Android 4.0.3 and 2.3.4 No Lag Perfect on low graphics, little lags on fancy graphics
GoClever Tab R75 Android 4.0.4 No Lag No lag even on fancy graphics.
Huawei U8655-1 Android 2.3.6 No lag on Lower graphics quality no lag
Huawei Honor (U8860) Android 2.3 and 4.0.1 No Lag Very smooth on fancy. Tested with stock ROMs.
Huawei Mercury/Glory (M886) Android 2.3.4 No Lag Very smooth on fancy.
Huawei MediaPad 7 Lite Android 4.1.3 No lag Good performance in Fancy
Huawei Telpad Dual S Android 4.1 Slight Runs Good on non-fancy graphics and in normal render distance. Tested With mcpe 0.7.6 only starts to lag on fancy graphics and as entities/animals are spawned into the world
Huawei Ascend G300 (U8815) Android 2.3 No Lag No over-clocking and stock ROM, with only slight lag on fancy.
Huawei Ascend G510 (Orange Daytona) Android 4.1.1 Slight It's hard to see little lag on fancy graphics and smooth lighting, but some lag in servers with many people AFTER 0.8.0. For max FPS reboot device and use Advanced Task Killer, some lag in LATER 0.8.0 in max graphics.
Huawei Ascend G6-L11 Android 4.3 No Lag No lag on Max Settings
Huawei Ascend G630-U10 (U0542) Android 4.3 Slight Lag Only at a low range. FPS drop a lot of trees
Huawei Ascend Mate Android 4.1 / 4.2.2 No Lag Runs flawlessly on fancy graphics plus additional settings. For max FPS clear RAM before playing.
Huawei Ideos X5/Pro (U8800/Pro) Android 2.2 No Lag Works good on Ideos X5 (U8800) and Ideos X5 Pro (U8800 Pro)
Huawei Ideos S7 Slim Android 2.2 No Lag Works good
Huawei Ascend Y300 (U8833) Android 4.1.1 (stock) / 4.1.2 (custom ROM) Slight Lag Slightly lag on fancy. The same result for Huawei G510.
Huawei Ascend Y330-U01 Android 4.2.2 No Lag No lag after clearing RAM
Jolla Jolla Sailfish OS (emulate Android apps) No Lag You need to download the game with Aptoide or Amazon Store
JXD S6600 Dual Core Android 4.1.1 No Lag
Kyocera Echo Android 2.3.4 No Lag Running stock rom with stock kernel. Can be played in tablet mode if opened up in Dual-Screen mode. Runs smooth still if not overclocked, but runs even smoother if overclocked. At 1Ghz the device can handle Fancy Graphics, Smooth lighting, and increased render distance without lag via mods.
Kyocera Hydro Android 4.0.4 Slight Stock rom, lag spikes when loading world and chunks.
Kyocera Hydro Edge Android 4.1.2 No Lag Stock rom, runs perfectly on Fancy Graphics, max View Distance, Beautiful skies and Animated Water. No lag at all when loading world or chunks.
Kyocera Rise Android 4.0.4 Slight Stock rom and phone. Small lag spikes on fancy and smooth lighting, runs great with both off. Also, performs better when bloatware removed from Stock ROM after rooting.
Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 Android 4.0.4 No Lag Stock rom, very smooth and 0 lag.
LG Esteem "Bryce" Android 2.3.4 No Lag Running stock rom with mt's kernel. At 1 GHz runs at or above 30fps yet if overclocked to 1.8 GHz it may result with lag
LG L40 (D160) Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works great no lag on fancy graphics and render distance max.
LG Nexus 4 Android 4.2.1 No Lag What's this thing you call "lag"? Runs buttery smooth.
LG Nexus 5 Android 4.4 No Lag Works perfectly.
LG 4X HD Android 4.2.1 No Lag Runs without any lag
LG G2 Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works perfectly, -Graphic Settings: View Distance: HIGHEST, Fancy Graphics: ON, Beautiful skies: ON, Animated water: ON- [Tested on MCPE 0.9.5]
LG G Vista (LG-D631) Android 4.4.2 No Lag runs at 60+ fps on max settings and local multiplayer as host tested with 0.9.5
LG Motion 4G (MS770) Android 4.0.4 No Lag No lag on fancy and smooth lighting.
LG Optimus 3D/LG Thrill Android 2.2.2 / 2.3 No Lag Stable 60fps on Fancy graphics. No lag spikes at all. Can't convert to 3D unfortunately.
LG Optimus 2X Android 2.3.3 / Android CM7 2.3.7 Trinity kernel / Android CM9 4.0.4 No Lag No Lag. Stable at any clock rate between 1Ghz and 1.5Ghz
LG Optimus Black Android 2.2.2 / 2.3.4 / 4.0 No Lag In fancy graphics there's a little bit of lag when loading chunks or placing blocks. Other than that, it runs smooth.
LG Optimus Elite Android 2.3.7 No Lag Runs fine with fancy graphics. Tested against latest version of the demo. (v0.2.1)
LG Optimus Fuel Android 4.4 No Lag Runs perfectly with all graphical settings on max, even with infinite worlds.
LG Optimus G Android 4.1 No Lag Runs flawlessly with fancy graphics and highest settings. For max FPS clear RAM before playing
LG Optimus L3 (E400) Android 2.3 Some lag Works with some lag on standard, none on Low graphics mode. Quite laggy on fancy.
LG Optimus L5 (E610) Android 4.0.3 / Android 4.1.2 OFFICIAL No lag Works perfectly on normal graphics, fancy sometimes lag.
LG Optimus L7 (P700) Android 4.0.3 / Android CM10 4.1.2 No lag Works perfectly on normal graphics, but on fancy it lags.
LG Optimus L7 II (P710) Android 4.1.2 / Android CM10 4.4.2 No lag Works perfectly on normal and fancy graphics.
Manta MID08 Android 4.0.1 No Lag NOTE: MID08S is the same tablet.
Matsunichi Le Pan II (TC 979) Android 3.2.1 No Lag Minecraft scales to work properly with 4:3 Screen Ratio on android. no letter boxing or cut off picture.
Mobistel Cynus T1 Android 4.0.4 / 4.1.1 (both stock) Dependant on System Uptime/Apps Running a.k.a. Alps T1 / IMO S88 Discovery / MyPhone A898 Duo. Runs smoothly on fancy so long as the system has recently been rebooted and no or few other apps are running in the background. If not, turning fancy graphics off and keeping the view distance fairly low keeps it playable (30+fps). Should apply for most Mediatek MT6577 based smartphones, as they pretty much always have the same hardware specs (1GHz dualcore, 512MB RAM, 800x480 LCD, running Android ICS (4.0.x) or JB (4.1.x)). Minecraft PE V0.8.1
Motorola Atrix 4G MB860 Android 2.3.4 / Android 2.3.7 (CM7.1 beta, no OC) No Lag No lag (smooth framerate) on full fancy graphics mode
Motorola Atrix 2 MB865 Android 2.3.6 No Lag No lag on Fancy graphic
Motorola Atrix HD MB866 Android 4.0.4 No Lag No lag on Fancy graphics
Motorola Defy Android 4.0.4 (CM9) No Lag Even though Fancy is 'experimental on this device' it runs with practically no lag.
Motorola Defy+ Android 2.3.4 No Lag
Motorola Droid Android 2.3.7 (CM7 @ 1Ghz) Lag Works great on low graphics
Motorola Droid/Milestone Android 2.2.2 Lag Rare hang -> hard reboot while generating terrain
Motorola Droid 2/Milestone 2 Android 2.3 Slight Lag
Motorola Droid 2 Global Android 2.3.3 No Lag
Motorola Droid 3 Android 2.3.4 No Lag Does not support keyboard, touchscreen only.
Motorola Droid 4 Android 2.3.6 No Lag Does not support keyboard, touchscreen only.
Motorola Droid Bionic Android 2.3.4 No Lag Runs flawlessly on fancy graphics.
Motorola Droid Pro Android 2.3.2 / 2.3.3 No lag Slight lag when loading world, otherwise plays fine.
Motorola Droid X Android 2.3.3 Very little lag Minor lag with fancy graphics when world first loads, but none after, even after loading more chunks.
Motorola Droid X2 Android 2.3.3 No Lag
Motorola Droid RAZR Android 4.1.2 No Lag Touch Screen is a bit off when building.
Motorola Electrify 2 Android 4.1.2 Slight Lag Kind of choppy when walking around with Fancy Graphics
Motorola Flipout Android 2.1 Lag Some lag on normal settings, no overclocks, and Fancy Graphics is not an option
Motorola MB525 Android 2.2 No Lag No lag at all on stock rom(verified and tested)
Motorola Moto G Android 4.3 / 4.4.X No Lag Runs perfectly with Fancy graphics, Beautiful skies, Animated water and View Distance on Max.
Motorola Moto X Android 4.2 / 4.3 / 4.4 No Lag Runs perfectly with Fancy graphics, Beautiful skies, Animated water and View Distance on Max.


Motorola Photon Android 2.3.1 Slight Smooth framerate with fancy settings on stock rom.
Motorola Photon Android 4.1.1 Slight Smooth framerate with fancy settings on Jokersax's CyanogenMod 10 ROM with no overclock.
Motorola RAZR i Android 4.1.2 Very Slight Very slight lag half the time, other times there is no lag at all.
Motorola Razr M Android 4.0.4 Slight Lag Slight lag when new world is created. Forward key won't work sometimes.
Motorola Triumph Android 2.2.2 / Android 2.3.5(CM7) Slight Lag No lag when used properly with Chainfire 3D.
Motorola Xoom Android 3.2.1 Slight Lag on fancy graphics upon world entry. Also lags at random times.
Motorola Xoom Android 4.0.4 No Lag No lag on stock rom
Motorola XT320 Android 2.3.6 Very little lag Lags a bit with larger render distances but works fine with lower ones. Graphics do not affect the performance here.
Nexus 7 (2013) Android 4.4.2 No Lag No lag at all, not even on all max settings with tons of apps in the background.
Nokia N9 Android 4.0.4 Slight Slightly lags upon world entry, noticeable lag on Fancy, bearable on normal.
Nokia N900 Andorid 4.0.3? (NITDroid) Slight Works in NITDroid, multitouch will not work; needs overclock to 1 GHz
Notion Ink Adam Adamcomb 0.3 No Lag
NVIDIA SHIELD Android 4.4 Crashes if you try to increase the View Distance, no Lag otherwise Tested Minecraft Pocket Edition Version 0.9.0 on my NVIDIA SHIELD, it runs great, but if you try to increase the Render Distance, the Game Crashes.
NVIDIA SHIELD TABLET Android 4.4.2 No Lag Runs flawlessly with fancy graphics and max settings, +60 FPS always stable, except when there is a lot (1000+) of mobs
Odys Loox Android 2.3 No Lag No Lag with standard graphics settings. An external mouse is highly recommended due to poor touch screen quality
Ouya Android 4.1 No Lag No lag; however, due to the lack of controller support, it is unplayable.
Overmax NewBase 2 Android 4.1 No Lag Works great on fancy graphics
OVTECH V7A Smartpad Android 4.0.3 No Lag No lag on fancy and smooth lighting
Pantech Burst Android 4.0.4 No Lag Runs perfectly
Pantech Breakout Android 2.3.3 Slight Lag (v0.9.4) About 20-30 fps. Moderate Lag when generating chunks. Render distance is on second setting.
Ployer Momo 9 Android 4.0.3 (512MB RAM, 1.5 GHz) No Lag No lag whatsoever on fancy graphics, even when generating chunks.
Prestigio Multipad 7.0 Prime DUO (PMP5770D DUO) Android 4.1.1 No Lag When downloading and running more than 2 apps in background, every 10 minutes or so slight lag and when loading entities on world startup, but nothing else.
RCA 7-inch Tablet (RCT6378W2) Android 4.2.2 No Lag Runs flawlessly on maximum settings, tested with version 0.9.5.
Samsung Captivate (SGH-I897) Android 2.3.7 (CM7.1, No OC) No Lag No lag, very smooth.
Samsung Mesmerize Android 2.3.5 No Lag
Samsung Droid Charge Android 2.3.4 No Lag Runs perfectly
Samsung Epic 4G (SPH-D700) Android 2.3.5 (ACS ICS v5.1) No Lag No lag even when generating chunks
Samsung Galaxy Young S6310 Android 4.1.2 Dependant on System Uptime/Apps Running Lag on max or medium graphics, use minium graphics for 30 FPS.
Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 S6500D S6500 Android 2.3.x Dependant on System Uptime/Apps Running Works perfectly. Sometimes RAM memory can't keep up and makes occasional lag. Strange are the colored lines. Lag on max or medium graphics, use minium graphics for 30 FPS.
Samsung Galaxy Galaxy Music Android 4.0 No Lag Working perfect without fancy graphics and point 2 in View Distance, When the graphics are maximum there lag.
Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus (S7500) Android 2.3.6 No Lag Working perfect in fancy graphics.
Samsung Galaxy Ace Plus (GT-S7500L) Android 2.3.6 No Lag No lag in the fancy settings(after clear the RAM).
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 (GT-I8160) Android 2.3.6 No Lag No lag with fancy graphics after RAM clear/shut down unused apps.
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 (GT-I8160) Android 4.1.2 Dependant on System Uptime/Apps Running Runs smoothly on fancy so long as the system has recently been rebooted and no other applications are running in the background.
Samsung Galaxy Beam (i8320) Android 4.1 No Lag Runs very good on Fancy graphics with very little lag. Tested with MCPE 0.7.5
Samsung Galaxy Centura Android 4.0.1 No Lag Working perfect in fancy graphics.
Samsung Galaxy Chat (or Ch@t) Android 4.0.4/4.1.2 No Lag Working perfect without fancy graphics and point 2 in View Distance, When the graphics are maximum there lag.
Samsung Galaxy Core (i8262) Android 4.1.2 No Lag Works smoothly without lag on stock rom.
Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate Android 2.3/4.0.4 No Lag
Samsung Galaxy Nexus (SCH-I515) Android 4.0.3 No Lag
Samsung Galaxy Nexus TAKJU GSM/HSDPA (SCH-I9250) Android 4.2 No Lag
Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0 (YP-G70) Android 2.3.5 No Lag Minimal lag on fancy graphics.
Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2 (YP-GI1) Android 2.3.5 No lag
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus Android 4.0 No Lag Working perfect without fancy graphics and point 2 in View Distance, When the graphics are maximum there lag.
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo Android 4.1.2 No Lag Working perfect without fancy graphics and point 2 in View Distance, When the graphics are maximum there lag.
Samsung Galaxy Rugby LTE (SGH-I547C) Android 4.1.2 No lag Runs well on all settings. Very good.
Samsung Galaxy S (I9000) Android 2.3.4 (CM7) / Android 4.0.3 (CM9 Alpha) No Lag Minimal lag on fancy graphics however the odd lag spike may occur.
Samsung Galaxy S (SHW-M110S) Android 2.3.6 No Lag No lag on Fancy graphics
Samsung Galaxy S Duos (S7562) Android 4.0.4 No Lag Runs very good on Fancy graphics with very little lag in world generation. And lag sometimes if view distence is very high. no problem with fancy. Tested with MCPE 0.9.0 beta 8 without overclock


Samsung Galaxy S Fascinate (Telus) (SGH-T959D) Android 2.3.7 CM7 for the I9000 (Glitch Kernel V1.3) No Lag No lag unless you look through several layers of glass(20+blocks). Overclocking allows you to look through several layers of glass without lag.
Samsung Galaxy S Plus (I9001) Android 2.3.3 No Lag
Samsung Galaxy SL (I9003) Android 2.3.5 No Lag
Samsung Galaxy S II 4G (T-Mobile, model SGH-T989) Android 2.3.5 No Lag Runs flawlessly with fancy graphics. World generation used 40-50% of CPU.
Samsung Galaxy S II G

(GT-I9100G)

Android 2.3.6 / 4.0.3 / 4.1.2 / 4.2.2 (CM) No Lag Runs flawlessly with fancy graphics, works with all Android versions mentioned. Android versions 2.3.6 through 4.1.2 were stock ROMs, while the Android 4.2.2 mentioned is running on Cyanogenmod 10.1
Samsung Galaxy S II Android 2.3.3 / 4.0.3 / 4.0.4 / 4.1.2 No Lag Runs flawlessly with fancy graphics. World generation used 20-40% of CPU. (2.3.3) Runs perfect with fancy graphics with GPU-rendering enabled and disabled. (4.0.3)
Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket (I797) Android 4.2.1 No lag 60 FPS, very smooth, no lag on fancy, and does not drain battery too fast.
Samsung Galaxy S III Android 4.0.4 / 4.1 No Lag Runs perfectly on highest settings.
Samsung Galaxy S III (SCH-i535) Android 4.1.2 No Lag Runs perfectly fine on the highest settings.
Samsung Galaxy S III Mini Android 4.1.2 No Lag No lag, no problem. Also works pretty fine with fancy mode. (Slight delay in control response; try to move, doesn't, then moves by itself a moment later. Noticeable when many blocks are present and where there is lag.)
Samsung Galaxy S III Neo Android 4.4.2 / 4.4.4 No Lag Runs perfectly on highest settings.
Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-I9505 (Snapdragon 600) Android 4.2.2 / 4.3 / 4.4.2 No Lag Runs flawlessly with fancy graphics and highest settings. For max FPS clear RAM before playing
Samsung Galaxy S4 GT-i9500 (Exynos Octa) Android 4.2.2 / 4.3 / 4.4.2 No Lag Runs very smooth even with all the TouchWiz features turned on
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini (GT-I9190/SGH-I257M) Android 4.4.2 Rare No Lag but small stuttering on Fancy with farthest render distance, beautiful skies and animated water.
Samsung Galaxy S5 (All versions AT&T, Verizon, Exynos, etc) Android 4.4 No Lag Runs flawlessly with fancy graphics and highest settings. For max FPS clear RAM before playing
Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 Android 2.2 No Lag
Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 (GT P1000) Android 2.3.3 No Lag
Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 (GT P1010) Android 2.3.6 Rare Mostly flawless, Very Slight lag on Fancy Graphics. Lag increases as blocks are added to world (Only in Creative Mode). No performance change with Smooth Lighting (mod).
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Android 3.3.1 No lag No lag on fancy graphics,rare compatibility issues
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Android 3.3.1 No Lag Works fine on ICS Firmware update, crashes on tablet straight out of the box.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Android 4.0.3 / Android 4.1.1 No Lag Works perfectly even in Fancy Graphics.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Android 4.0.3 / Android 4.1.1 / Android 4.2.2 (CUSTOM ROM) No Lag Works perfectly even in Fancy Graphics + Smooth lighting, even on stock unrooted ROMs. Also Tested on CyanogenMod 10.1.2 Stable, and PAC 23.0.0.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 Android 4.1.2 No Lag Works perfectly even in Fancy Graphics + Smooth lighting, even on stock unrooted ROMs. Also Tested on CyanogenMod 10.1.2 Stable, and PAC 23.0.0.
Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 Android 4.4.2 No Lag Works fantastic on fancy graphics and never lags.
Samsung Galaxy Trend Lite Android 4.1.2 Slight Works fine on lower graphics and small lag on fancy graphics.
Samsung Nexus S Android 2.3.7 / 4.0.3 No Lag No lag on fancy graphics. Using NSCollab (CM7.1 with stock kernel), overclocking allows you to minimize the app
Samsung Galaxy Note Android 2.3.6 / 4.0.3 / 4.1 No Lag No lag on fancy graphics
Samsung Galaxy Note II Android 4.1.2 No Lag Runs flawlessly on fancy graphics plus additional settings. For max FPS clear RAM before playing.
Samsung Galaxy Note III (N9005) Android 4.3 / 4.4.2 No Lag Steady 60 FPS at Fancy settings
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Android 4.1.2 No Lag Works perfectly, even in fancy graphics with smooth lighting on.
Samsung Galaxy W Android 2.3.6 / 4.1.2 No Lag No lag on fancy graphics. Using CM10 Alpha 6 with 3.0 kernel.
Samsung Nexus S 4G Android 2.3.7 No Lag Works perfectly with fancy
Samsung Sidekick 4G Android 2.3 Lag
Samsung Nexus 10 Android 4.2.2 No Lag No lag at all even though over 1080p (2560x1600)
Serioux S900tab Android 4.0.4 No Lag Runs with no lag on far in 0.8.0
Serioux S716tab Android 4.2.2 Slight Runs good, with minor minor lag on fancy graphics
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc Android 2.3.4 No Lag No lag on fancy graphics
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S Android 2.3.4 No Lag No lag on fancy graphics
Sony Ericsson Xperia Live with Walkman Android 2.3.4 and Android 4.0.3 No Lag Perfect on fancy graphics, but lags when map generating
Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro Android 2.3.3 No Lag It's hard to see little lag on fancy graphics, QWERTY-keyboard does not work[2]
Sony Ericsson Xperia Neo Android 2.3 / 4.0 Partial Little to no lag on fancy graphics[3]
Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Android 2.3.4 Some lag No lag after clearing RAM.
Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray (ST18i) Android 2.3.3 / 2.3.4 / 4.0.4 No Lag No lag with fancy graphics after clearing RAM (tested with 0.6.1).[4][5]
Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Android 2.1.1 Lag Lag on fancy graphics, turning around doesn't work.
Sony Tablet S Android 3.2.1/4.0.3 No Lag Absolutely No lag on fancy graphics
Sony Xperia Tablet Z Android 4.2.1 No Lag Plays buttery smooth
Sony Ericsson Xperia X10i Android 2.3.3 Update No Lag Runs smoothly on fancy.
Sony Xperia J Android 4.0.4 No Lag No lags on generating chunks, even with Fancy graphics.
Sony Xperia L C1204 4.1.2 / 4.2.2 No Lag No lags on highest settings
Sony Xperia P Android 2.3.7 No Lag No lag noticed on fancy.
Sony Xperia S Android 4.0.4 No Lag No lag on fancy.
Sony Xperia Sola Android 4.2.2 No Lag Very little lag when moving around, with all settings to the max. (0.7.5 alpha)
Sony Xperia SP Android 4.1.2 No Lag No lag on fancy graphics.
Sony Xperia Tipo Android 4.0.4 No Lag Run smoothly on fancy, rarely weird chunks error happen, it shows underground caves.
Sony Xperia GO (ST27i) Android 4.0.4 No Lag Runs smoothly on fancy without lags.
Sony Xperia U (ST25i) Android 4.0.4 Dependant on System Uptime/Apps Running Runs smoothly on fancy so long as the system has recently been rebooted and no other applications are running in the background.
Sony Xperia Z Android 4.1.2 No Lag Runs smoothly on fancy without lags.
Sony Xperia ZL Android 4.2.2 No Lag Runs perfect on fancy without any lag.
Sony Xperia Z1 Android 4.3 No Lag No lag on maxed out settings (Render distance set to max, fancy, smooth lighting, etc.)
Sony Xperia Z2 Android 4.4 No Lag No lag on Fancy Graphics, Beautiful Skies and Animated Water.


Tesco Hudl 2 Android 4.4.2 No Lag No lag and runs perfectly, even on the highest settings!
Texet TM-7025 Android 4.0.3 No Lag Runs smoothly.
Toshiba AT100 Tablet Android 3.0.1 No Lag Does not work after March 14 update
Toshiba AT100 Tablet Android 3.2.1 No Lag Works as of version 0.3.0.3007, No lag on Fancy.
Viewsonic gTablet Android 2.3.7 (CM Nightly) No Lag Runs well but turning while moving is flaky due to limited multitouch hardware
Visual-land Connect Android 4.0.4 Lag Works good on normal settings


ZTE Light Tab 2 Android 2.3.5 Slight Lag Barely noticeable minor lag on Fancy graphics
ZTE Fury Android 2.3 No Lag No lag on Fancy graphics
ZTE Warp Android 2.3.4 Slight Some lag when starting up
Zte Grand X IN Android 4.0.4 Slight Sometimes laggs on Fancy graphics, and it's a little bit hard to install: You must remove the SD card while installing, but after that you can put it back. Hopefully Mojang will fix this.


Xolo Q700 Android 4.2.1 No Lag Runs perfectly
Xolo Q700i Android 4.2.1 No Lag Runs perfectly
Xolo a1000 Android 4.2.1 No Lag Runs perfectly
Xolo Play T1000 Android 4.1.1 No Lag Runs perfectly


Incompatible devices[edit]

Alcatel[edit]

  • Alcatel One Touch 918a/d/mix/n
  • Alcatel V860/Vodafone Smart 2
  • Alcatel One Touch (onetouch) 903
  • Alcatel One Touch 990 - Won't install
  • Alcatel One Touch 980

HTC[edit]

  • HTC ChaCha
  • HTC Aria
  • HTC Legend - Will not install very well
  • HTC Dream / G1
  • HTC Gratia A6380
  • HTC Hero / HTC Droid Eris
  • HTC MyTouch 3G Slide
  • HTC Salsa C510e
  • HTC Touch Pro 2 (XDANDROID ROM)
  • HTC Wildfire / Buzz
  • HTC Wildfire S

LG[edit]

  • LG Ally (used to work)
  • LG Optimus Chic (E720)
  • LG Optimus Me (P350)
  • LG Optimus One (P500)
  • LG Optimus Link/Net (P690)
  • LG Optimus/Swift/Loop (GT540)
  • LG Optimus V (and others of the family, excluding 2X and Black)
  • LG Optimus Chat (C555)
  • LG Phoenix
  • LG P-500h
  • LG Optimus M (Processor is lower than 1Ghz)
  • LG Optimus Z (Zip, L7, L3) (L75C)

Motorola[edit]

  • Motorola Backflip (MB300 / Motus)
  • Motorola Cliq XT/Quench (Stock rom and every other custom rom)
  • Motorola Cliq XT / Quench (rom Banco e cada rom personalizado outro)
  • Motorola Defy with stock rom 2.2.1 fine And with 2.3.7 CyanogenMod 7.2 1.2GHz 100%

Nokia[edit]

  • Nokia N900 - Works in NITDroid, multitouch will not work; needs overclock to 1 GHz~
  • Nokia X - Slight lag when "Animated Water" is activated

Samsung[edit]

  • Samsung Acclaim (SCH-R880)
  • Samsung Galaxy Ace (S5830)
  • Samsung Galaxy Beam (i8310)
  • Samsung Galaxy Europa
  • Samsung Galaxy Gio (GT-S5660)
  • Samsung Galaxy Mini (S5570)
  • Samsung Galaxy 5 (i5500)
  • Samsung Galaxy Spica (i5700)
  • Samsung Galaxy 3 (i5800)
  • Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2
  • Samsung Galaxy Precedent
  • Samsung Galaxy Prevail
  • Samsung Galaxy Pro (GT-B7510)
  • Samsung Galaxy Pocket (GT-S5300)
  • Samsung Galaxy Y (GT-S5360, and all versions)
  • Samsung Galaxy Q
  • Samsung Intercept (SPH-M910)

Sony Ericsson[edit]

  • Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 mini
  • Sony Ericsson Xperia X8 (original and custom rom's don't work)

ZTE[edit]

  • ZTE Skate / Orange Monte Carlo (Won't install : Sudden closure)
  • ZTE Blade / Orange San Francisco (II)
  • Orange San Diego
  • ZTE N720 / Orange Barcelona
  • ZTE V9C / light tab (custom roms doesn't work)
  • ZTE V768 / Concord (Won't install)
  • ZTE Acqua (not Skate Acqua)

Huawei[edit]

  • Huawei U8110
  • Huawei Ideos X3 (U8150)
  • Huawei U8300
  • Huawei U8500
  • Huawei U8650
  • Huawei Ascend
  • Huawei V858
  • Huawei CM980 (EvolucionII)
  • Huawei Sonic (Won't install)
  • Huawei Ascend G510-200 (Won't install)

Others[edit]

  • Arnova 10 G2 (Custom 2.3 ROM) - Won't install
  • DISGO 7000 - Won't open (needs force close)
  • Telstra T-Touch Tab
  • Yarvik tab275 (bursts of serious control glitches)

References[edit]