Category Archives: Google Chrome Releases

Announcements and release notes for the Google Chrome browser

Chrome for Android Update

Chrome for Android has been updated to version 57.0.2987.126; the update will be available in Google Play over the next few days.  A list of all Chromium changes in this build can be found here, but the most relevant changes are fixes for a crash issue as well as a few CSS and performance regressions.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Updates for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 58.0.3029.31 (Platform version: 9334.18.0) for most Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days. 

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the browser). 

Bernie Thompson
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Updates for Chrome OS

The Stable channel has been updated to 57.0.2987.123 (Platform version: 9202.56.1) for all Chrome OS devices except AOpen Chromebase Mini, AOpen Chromebox Mini, Google Chromebook Pixel (2015), ASUS Chromebook Flip C302, , ASUS Chromebook Flip C100PA, Samsung Chromebook Plus, Acer Chromebook R13 (CB5 - 312T). This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates, and feature enhancements. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.

Some highlights of these changes are:
  • Enable silent authentication
  • Updated default wallpaper
  • Updated boot animation
  • Media files from Android Applications available in Files Application
  • PIN unlock is available on all Chromebooks
  • Chrome Camera App Front/Rear Flip UI
  • Image copy/paste feature for Citrix Receiver on Chrome OS
  • Power button now turns off display on devices that support tablet-mode

Security Fixes:
Note: Access to bug details and links may be kept restricted until a majority of users are updated with a fix. We will also retain restrictions if the bug exists in a third party library that other projects similarly depend on, but haven’t yet fixed.

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the browser).

Ketaki Deshpande

Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Desktop

The beta channel has been updated to 58.0.3029.33 for Windows, Mac, and Linux.


A partial list of changes is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. The community help forum is also a great place to reach out for help or learn about common issues.


Abdul Syed
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 58.0.3029.31 (Platform version: 9334.18.0) for all Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the browser). 

Bernie Thompson
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update for Desktop

The dev channel has been updated to 59.0.3047.3/.4 for Windows and 59.0.3047.0 for Mac and Linux.



A partial list of changes is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. The community help forum is also a great place to reach out for help or learn about common issues.


Abdul Syed
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Updates for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 57.0.2987.115 (Platform version: 9202.54.0) for most Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the browser). 

Ketaki Deshpande
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update for Desktop

The dev channel has been updated to 59.0.3043.0/2 for Windows and 59.0.3043.0 for Mac and Linux.


A partial list of changes is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. The community help forum is also a great place to reach out for help or learn about common issues.


Abdul Syed
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 57.0.2987.112 (Platform version: 9202.53.0) for most Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the browser). 

Ketaki Deshpande
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android Update

Ladies and gentlemen, behold!  Chrome Beta 58 (58.0.3029.21) for Android has been released and will be available in Google Play over the next few hours.  A partial list of the changes in this build is available in the Git log.  Details on new features will soon be available on the Chromium blog, and developers should check out our updates related to the web platform here.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome