RuneScape Mobile FAQ | Technical

Game Versions:



What are the minimum requirements for my device?

  • Android | 8.0 or later, 2GB RAM, OpenGL ES3
  • iOS | the latest iOS version


Why can't I log in?
If you're receiving a 'connecting to server' error try connecting to Wifi or waiting until you have a stronger mobile connection.


Why is my game lagging?
To improve your connection, close any unused apps that could be using lots of data. You can also try connecting to a different world, or connecting directly to Wifi.

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How can I stop the app from draining my battery?

  • Reduce the brightness setting of your device
  • Turn off any background apps
  • Turn on medium battery saver mode 
  • Adjusting the FPS in the graphics settings will reduce the amount of battery used to run the game

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Do Android tablets support the app?
Our focus, for now, is primarily phones. The game is not yet optimised for tablet devices.

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Why does it say my device doesn't support RuneScape Mobile?
Subject to ongoing performance and compatibility improvements, at present, some devices will not be able to install or update to the latest version; apologies for any inconvenience. We're aiming to increase compatibility moving forward.

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