Back in May 2016, Google first announced that it would be releasing updates to Chrome OS that would allow Android apps on Chromebooks. While the Android app support rollout for Chrome OS devices was slow at first, there are now a healthy number of first and third-party devices that can run the hundreds of millions of apps available from the Google Play Store.

In addition to announcing that Android apps are coming to Chromebooks, Google also revealed it will start adding Linux app support to Chromebooks by lacing them in a Debian-based virtual machine.

Read more: Best Chromebooks of 2020

Because of the rather long rollout of Android and Linux app support for Chromebooks, it’s difficult to keep up with which models can run these apps. This list will show just how many Chromebooks can currently run Android and Linux apps, along with the Chromebooks that are scheduled to add Android app support at some point.

Because Google is constantly updating Chrome OS, this list will be updated as more Chromebooks are added to the Android and Linux list.

Chromebooks with Android app support in the Stable channel

Android apps on Chromebook instantly make these low-cost computers a lot more appealing. Thankfully, every Chrome OS device launched since 2019 features Android app support unless the manufacturer specifies otherwise. Support on devices launched in 2018 and earlier is rolled out on a per-device basis, but the list of these devices is still growing.

Here are the pre-2019 devices that can utilize Android apps:

  • Acer Chromebase (CA24I2, CA24V2)
  • Acer Chromebook 11 (C771, C771T, C740, C732, C732T, C732L, C732LT, CB311-8H, CB311-8HT)
  • Acer Chromebook 11 N7 (C731, C731T)
  • Acer Chromebook 13 (CB713-1W)
  • Acer Chromebook 14 (CB3-431)
  • Acer Chromebook 14 for Work (CP5-471)
  • Acer Chromebook 15 (CB3-532, CB515-1HT/1H, CB5-571, C910, CB315-1H/1HT)
  • Acer Chromebook 311 (C721, C733, C733U, C733T)
  • Acer Chromebook 315 (CB315-2H)
  • Acer Chromebook 512 (C851, C851T)
  • Acer Chromebook 514 (CB514)
  • Acer Chromebook 714 (CB714-1W, CB714-1WT)
  • Acer Chromebook 715 (CB715-1W, CB715-1WT)
  • Acer Chromebook R11 (CB5-132T, C738T)
  • Acer Chromebook R13 (CB5-312T)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 11 (CP311-H1, CP311-1HN, R751T)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 13 (CP713-1WN)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 15 (CP315-1H/1HT)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 311 (R721T)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 511 (R752T, R752TN)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 512 (R851TN)
  • Acer Chromebook Tab 10
  • Acer Chromebox CXI3
  • AOpen Chromebase Mini
  • AOpen Chromebox Commercial 2
  • AOpen Chromebox Mini
  • Asus Chromebook (C202SA, C204, C223, C300SA, C301SA, C403, C423, C523)
  • Asus Chromebox 3 (CN65)
  • Asus Chromebook Flip (C100PA, C101PA, C213, C214, C302, C434)
  • Asus Chromebook Tablet CT100
  • CTL Chromebook (CBx1, J2, J4, J41, J41T, J5 Convertible, NL61, NL7, NL7 LTE, NL7T-360, NL7TW-360)
  • CTL Chromebook Tablet Tx1 for Education
  • Dell Chromebook 11 (3180, 5190)
  • Dell Chromebook 11 2-in-1 (3189, 5190)
  • Dell Chromebook 13 (3380, 7310)
  • Dell Chromebook (3100, 3100 2-in-1, 3400
  • Dell Inspiron Chromebook 14 2-in-1 (7486)
  • eduGear Chromebook (CMT, K Series, M Series)
  • Edxis Education Chromebook
  • Google Chromebook Pixel (2015)
  • Google Pixelbook
  • Google Pixel Slate
  • Haier Chromebook 11e
  • Haier Chromebook 11 C
  • HiSense Chromebook 11
  • HP Chromebook 11 (G5, G5 EE, G6 EE, G7 EE)
  • HP Chromebook 11A G6 EE
  • HP Chromebook 13 G1
  • HP Chromebook 14 G5
  • HP Chromebook 14A G5
  • HP Chromebook 15 G1
  • HP Chromebook x2
  • HP Chromebook x360 11 (G1 EE, G2 EE)
  • HP Chromebook x360 14
  • HP Chromebox G2
  • Lenovo 14e Chromebook
  • Lenovo 100e Chromebook (Gen 1, Gen 2, Gen 2 MTK)
  • Lenovo 300e Chromebook (Gen 1, Gen 2, Gen 2 MTK)
  • Lenovo 500e Chromebook (Gen 1, Gen 2)
  • Lenovo Chromebook (C330, C340-11, S330, S340-14)
  • Lenovo Flex 11 Chromebook
  • Lenovo N22 Chromebook
  • Lenovo N23 Chromebook
  • Lenovo N23 Yoga Chromebook
  • Lenovo N42 Chromebook
  • Lenovo Thinkpad 11e Chromebook (Gen 3, Gen 4)
  • Lenovo ThinkPad 11e Yoga Chromebook (Gen 3, Gen 4)
  • Lenovo Thinkpad 13 Chromebook
  • Lenovo Yoga C630 Chromebook
  • Medion Chromebook S2015
  • Mercer Chromebook NL6D
  • Multilaser Chromebook M11C
  • NComputing Chromebook CX100
  • Nexian Chromebook 11.6”
  • PCMerge Chromebook (PCM-116E, PCM-116T-432B, AL116
  • Poin2 Chromebook 11
  • Poin2 Chromebook 11C
  • Poin2 Chromebook 14
  • Positivo Chromebook (CH1190, C216B)
  • Promethean Chromebox
  • Prowise Chromebook Eduline
  • Prowise Chromebook Entryline
  • Prowise Chromebook Proline
  • Samsung Chromebook 3
  • Samsung Chromebook Plus (Gen 1, LTE, V2)
  • Samsung Chromebook Pro
  • Sector 5 E1 Rugged Chromebook
  • Sector 5 E3 Chromebook
  • Toshiba Chromebook 2 (2015)
  • ViewSonic NMP660 Chromebox
  • Viglen Chromebook 11
  • Viglen Chromebook 11C
  • Viglen Chromebook 360

Chromebooks with planned Android app support

Google’s own list does not indicate when these pre-2019 Chromebooks will get Android app support; only that it is “planned” at some point.

  • AOpen Chromebox Commercial
  • AOpen Chromebase Commercial
  • Asus Chromebit CS10
  • Asus Chromebook (C200MA, C201PA, C300MA, CN62)
  • Bobicus Chromebook 11
  • CTL N6 Education Chromebook
  • Dell Chromebook 11 (3120)
  • eduGear Chromebook R Series
  • Edxis Chromebook
  • Haier Chromebook 11 (G2)
  • Hexa Chromebook Pi
  • HP Chromebook 11 (G3, G4, G4 EE)
  • HP Chromebook 14 G4
  • Lava Xolo Chromebook
  • Lenovo Chromebook (100S, N20, N20P, N21)
  • Lenovo ThinkPad Chromebook (11e, 11e Yoga)
  • Lenovo ThinkCentre Chromebox
  • Medion Chromebook Akoya S2013
  • M&A Chromebook
  • Samsung Chromebook 2 11 (XE500C12)
  • Senkatel C1101 Chromebook
  • Toshiba Chromebook 2
  • True IDC Chromebook 11

Chromebooks with Linux app support

As is the case with Android app support, every device launched after 2019 will feature Linux app support unless the manufacturer specifies otherwise. Google’s own Pixelbook was the first Chromebook to run Linux apps. More devices joined in on the fun back in September 2018 when the Chrome OS 69 update was released, which brought stable Linux app support to quite a few Chromebooks. Chrome OS devices that launched before 2019 that feature Linux app support are listed below.

Here’s the full list:

  • Acer Chromebook 11 (C732, C732T, C732L, C732LT, CB311-8H, CB311-8HT)
  • Acer Chromebook 11 N7 (C731, C731T)
  • Acer Chromebook 13 (CB713-1W)
  • Acer Chromebook 14 (CB3-431)
  • Acer Chromebook 15 (CB3-532, CB315-1H, CB315-1HT, CB515-1H, CB515-1HT)
  • Acer Chromebook 514
  • Acer Chromebox CXI3
  • Acer Chromebook R11 (CB5-132T, C738T)
  • Acer Chromebook R13 (CB5-312T)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 11 (CP311-H1, CP311-1HN, R751T)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 13 (CP713-1WN)
  • Acer Chromebook Spin 15 (CP315)
  • Acer Chromebook Tab 10
  • Asus Chromebox 3 (CN65)
  • Asus Chromebook (C202SA, C223, C300SA, C301SA, C423, C523)
  • Asus Chromebook Flip (C101PA, C213)
  • CTL Chromebook (CBx1, J41, J41T, J5, NL61, NL7, NL7T-360, NL7TW-360, NL7 LTE)
  • Dell Chromebook 11 (3180, 5190)
  • Dell Chromebook 11 2-in-1 (3189, 5190)
  • Dell Inspiron Chromebook 14 2-in-1 (7486)
  • Edugear CMT Chromebook
  • Edxis Education Chromebook (NL6D)
  • Google Pixelbook
  • Google Pixel Slate
  • Google Pixelbook Go
  • Haier Chromebook 11 C
  • HP Chromebook 11 (G5, G5 EE, G6 EE)
  • HP Chromebook 14/14A G5
  • HP Chromebox (G2, x2)
  • HP Chromebook x360 11 (G1 EE)
  • HP Chromebook x360 14
  • Lenovo Flex 11 Chromebook
  • Lenovo Ideapad Chromebook (C330, S330)
  • Lenovo Chromebook (100e, 300e, 500e, C630 Yoga, N22, N23, N23 Touch, N23 Yoga, N42)
  • Lenovo ThinkPad 11e Chromebook (Gen 3, Gen 4)
  • Mecer V2 Chromebook
  • Mecer Chromebook (M11C, PCM-116T-432B)
  • Poin2 Chromebook 11C
  • Poin2 Chromebook 14
  • Positivo Chromebook C216B
  • Prowise Chromebook Proline
  • Samsung Chromebook (3, Plus, Plus LTE, Plus V2)
  • ViewSonic NMP660 Chromebox
  • Viglen Chromebook 360

Read next: The best Chromebooks at CES 2020

Now that you know what devices support it, remember that not all Android apps run great on a Chromebook. To make life easier, here is a guide to the best Android apps that work well with Chromebooks.

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