Category Archives: Google Chrome Releases

Announcements and release notes for the Google Chrome browser

Beta Channel Update for Desktop

The beta channel has been updated to 69.0.3497.42 for Windows, Mac, and, Linux.


A full list of changes in this build is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels?  Find out how here. 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.


Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 69.0.3497.35 (Platform version: 10895.21.0) for most Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements.

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).

Cindy Bayless
Google Chrome

Hangouts Meet Hardware Update

The stable channel has been updated to Chrome OS 67 for Hangouts Meet hardware and Chrome devices for Meetings. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.

In addition to Chrome OS bug fixes and security updates, this update contains the latest Huddly firmware 1.3.2, featuring:


  • Tuned exposure based on user studies
  • Improved color accuracy
  • Optimization in power consumption


For more information about this release, along with known issues and bug fixes checkout the Hangouts Meet hardware and Chrome OS release notes.

Kota Hisamatsu
Hangouts Meet hardware

Dev Channel Update for Desktop

The dev channel has been updated to 70.0.3521.2 for Windows, Mac & 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 69.0.3497.35 (Platform version: 10895.21.0) 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).

Cindy Bayless

Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Desktop

The beta channel has been updated to 69.0.3497.32 for Windows, Mac, and, Linux.


A full list of changes in this build is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels?  Find out how here. 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.


Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The stable channel has been updated to 68.0.3440.106 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which will roll out over the coming days/weeks.

A list of all 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 Desktop

The dev channel has been updated to 70.0.3514.0 for Windows & Linux, and 70.0.3514.2 for Mac.  


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

Stable Channel Update for Chrome OS



The Stable channel has been updated to 68.0.3440.87 (Platform version: 10718.71.2/3) for most Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes and security updates. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.
New Features
  • 802.11r Fast BSS Transition Support
  • Ability to use Select to Speak with touch/stylus only
  • Admin policy to enable/disable client-side native printing
  • Enabling/disabling ChromeVox through the side volume keys (tablets/convertibles)
  • High resolution image support in camera app
  • Introduction of Display Size settings
  • Material 2.0 dialogs and secondary UI on ChromeOS
  • Overview visual refresh and motion spec improvements
  • PIN sign-in support
  • Select-to-Speak ability to select specific text to be read aloud by highlighting the text, then pressing Search + s. This works in addition to the original behavior of pressing Search and clicking an item or dragging a box around content to be read aloud.
  • Support Child account as first sign-in
  • Two new shortcuts to toggle the magnifiers on/off

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

Chrome for Android Update

Good news, everyone!  Chrome 68 (68.0.3440.91) for Android has been released and will be available on Google Play over the course of the next few weeks. This release includes a crash fix for a suspected CPU issue.

A list of the changes in this build is available in the Git log.

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.

Estelle Yomba
Google Chrome