Can I Play Pokemon Go on a Tablet in 2022?

Can I Play Pokemon Go on a Tablet in 2022?

Pokémon GO is one of the most popular mobile games. Can I play Pokémon GO on a tablet is a question asked by Pokémon lovers.

Pokémon GO is mostly played on smartphones. But, if you want to play on a tablet here’s how to do so.

Can I Play Pokémon GO on A Tablet?

Yes, you can play Pokémon GO on a tablet. The tablet device has to meet the system requirements provided by the app to successfully run it. Here are the system requirements below:

iOS:

  • iPhone 6s or above
  • iOS 12 or above
  • Strong internet connection (Wi-Fi, 3G, or 4G)
  • GPS and Location Services
  • Jailbroken devices are not supported

Android:

  • Android 6 or above
  • Preferred resolution of 720×1280 pixels (not optimized for tablet)
  • Strong internet connection (Wi-Fi, 3G, or 4G)
  • GPS and Location Services
  • Rooted devices are not supported

For the best experience, please make sure the tablet has at least 2GB RAM or more. To create more RAM for Pokémon GO close other applications running in the background. This prevents crashes, lagging, and other performance issues when running Pokémon GO.  

Can You Get Pokémon GO on Tablet?

Yes, you can get Pokémon GO on a tablet.

On Android tablets visit the Google Play Store to download the app.

On iOS, tablets visit the Apple app store to download the app.

Why Can’t I Get Pokémon GO On My Tablet?

There might be a few reasons why Pokémon Go isn’t working on your tablet:

  1. The Android or iOS tablet is outdated on your tablet.
  2. The Android or iOS tablet is jailbroken or rooted.
  3. The tablet doesn’t meet the system requirements
  4. The Pokémon GO app is outdated.

Check if your tablet doesn’t fall into any of these reasons. If it does, solve the problem by getting a newer tablet, updating the software, or unrooting the tablet.

What Tablets Does Pokémon GO Work On?

Tablets that meet the system requirements of Pokémon GO. Please read the best tablets for Pokémon GO guide.

Does Pokémon GO Work On iPad?

Pokémon GO will work on iPads that meet the system requirements of Pokémon GO. iPads that have iOS 12 or higher and are not jailbroken will work.

Can You Play Pokémon GO on A Fire Tablet?

Yes, you can play Pokemon GO on an Amazon Fire tablet. Just make sure the tablet is updated to the latest version.

How To Play Pokémon GO on a Fire Tablet

To play Pokemon GO on a Fire Tablet, please follow these instructions. Please note the Fire tablet should not be rooted:

  1. Go to Settings > Security > turn on Apps from unknown sources.
  2. Download the Google Services apps here. You need Google Play Store and Google maps for it to work. Open the APK file and install it.
  3. Download the Google Play Services APK file here. Open the APK file and install it.
  4. Download the Google Manager app here. Open the APK file and install it.
  5. Download the Google Play Store app here. Open the APK file and install it.
  6. Open Google Play Store and install Google Maps.
  7. Search for Pokémon GO and install.
  8. Turn off location-based services by going to Settings > Wireless > Location Based Services.
  9. Launch Google Maps and hit Locate icon and accept the prompt that shows.
  10. You can now run Pokémon GO.
How To Install Pokemon GO on an Amazon Fire or Kindle Fire

Final Thoughts

Tablets that meet the system requirements of Pokémon GO will run the game successfully.

For Amazon Fire tablets, make sure the OS is the latest and follow the instructions or watch the video provided in these guides.

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