Minecraft:Education Edition now available on Chromebooks

(Last Updated On: July 2, 2020)

Minecraft: Education Edition Beta can be downloaded from the Google Play Store and used on a Chromebook.

Additional features in this update available for users on other supported platforms include fun new mobs like bees and foxes and tons of new learning content, including updated learn-to-code curriculum in our Library. 

How Do I Join the Beta?

Head to our Beta Downloads page to learn more about supported platforms and how to install a build for your platform. Additional details are available on the FAQ.

Minimum Specs and Device Requirements for Chromebook

  • ChromeOS Version: M83 ornewer 
  • Hard Drive: 350 MB free (~220MB application + space for worlds) per account on the device
  • Device supports the managed Play Store apps: Chrome OS Systems Supporting Android Apps 
  • CPU/RAM: We will be using feedback from the beta to finalize minimum specs.  

What about documentation for deployment and technical support?  

Beta documentation is published at There is also a beta forum for customers to discuss issues and share feedback at


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