What happens when your Chromebook gets old? How long will you get regular Chrome OS upgrades? Google Chromebook End of Life Policy answers all those questions.
This version of the End of Life Policy is applicable to Chromebooks marketed to Education and Enterprise customers. You can read the complete policy here.
” This document provides advanced notice of the End of Life date for specific Google approved Chrome devices and is currently applicable only to Chrome OS for Enterprise and Education customers.”
Hence, you may not see a few popular Chromebook devices on this list. Even Cr48 is not listed here. Now, here is the latest list and end of life dates:
How Long Will My Chromebook Get Updates?
|Manufacturer||Product||End of Life date|
|Dell||Chromebook 11||January 2018|
|Chromebook Pixel||April 2017|
|HP||Chromebook 11||October 2017|
|HP||Chromebook 14||November 2017|
|HP||Chromebook Pavilion||February 2017|
|Samsung||Series 3 Chromebook (XE303C12)||October 2016|
|Samsung||Series 3 Chromebox (XE300M22)||March 2017|
|Samsung||Series 5 (XE500C21)||January 20162|
|Samsung||Series 5 550 (XE550C22)||May 2016|
The first Chromebook that is going to hit End of Life is Acer AC700 according to this list. My Chromebook, the series 5 550 can live happily till May 2016!
via Carol LaRow