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The Minecraft pocket edition demo doesn't work on my Samsung Galaxy TxT. Is the screen too small? My Android version is 2.3.5.

I really like the game and want to play it on my phone!

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what does it mean - doesn't work? what happens? –  Axarydax Dec 21 '11 at 11:31
    
If it's unsupported you'll need to contact the devs. –  Matthew Read Dec 21 '11 at 18:36
    
What version of Android are you running? –  Stefan Bossbaly Dec 22 '11 at 17:48

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Here's a quote from the wiki on the requirements for Android: (Minecraft Wiki)


System requirements: Android

According to Aron Nieminen (developer of the Pocket Edition), the system requirements are:

Android OS 2.2 or later

The device must have a CPU that supports floating-point calculations ("ARM-v7a code")

The screen must support multi-touch

An internet connection is required to download the game

Full (or close) battery as 3D GPU gaming on smartphones quickly drains battery

The CPU known as "MSM7227" (an ARMv6 processor without a floating point unit) is NOT supported, which unfortunately is in a lot of smartphone models.

The Pocket Edition doesn't work with devices that have processor speeds under 1 GHz and Android OS versions lower than 2.2.

Though some devices below these specs and OS versions have been known to work fine either with or without using a custom ROM image, kernel, and overclocking the CPU.

Officially verified working Android devices

Main article: Pocket Edition hardware performance (Android)

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play

Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray

Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini Pro


As one of the comments said, you can try contacting the devs working on PE at:

E-Mail: mobile@mojang.com

Twitter:

@jbernhardsson, @ProgramBoi

Also a list of supported devices(Might not be up to date: Supported Devices)

You can test if it works on your phone by downloading the demo from the google play store, but your device doesn't seem to be on the list of supported devices, hope I helped, Good Luck!

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