Meet Chrome OS

Chrome OS is the speedy, simple and secure operating system that powers every Chromebook.


Easy to get up and go

Chrome OS is designed to feel intuitive and helpful every step of the way. It’s easy to set up, helps you search smart, stay seamlessly in sync and productive for up to 12 hours.

Battery life

Up to 12 hours of battery

Chrome OS optimizes your battery performance, so you can watch, play, create and do more with every charge.

*Battery life may vary based on device, usage and other conditions.

Man walking through a workspace with an HP Chromebook. The long battery life of Chromebooks make them easy to take on the go.


Ready when you are

Chromebooks boot up fast and update without interruption, so they're always working at peak performance.


Smart and tailored to you

Smart features are built into the DNA of every Chromebook. So your computer starts smart today and gets even better with time.

Spotlight on Assistant

“Hey Google, what’s on my agenda today?”

Be more productive with help from your Google Assistant on Chromebook. Just say “Hey Google” or select it from the launcher menu to manage tasks, enjoy your entertainment, get answers or control smart home devices.

* The Google Assistant is currently not available on every Chromebook, but will be coming to more models soon. An Internet connection is required to use Google Assistant.

Woman with red shoes works on a Chromebook from a red couch in a hotel lobby.

What’s on my agenda today?

Here, I checked your Google Calendar

Jun 7

Coffee with Samantha

Jun 7, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Open Calendar


Delete it

Add an event to my calendar


Multiple layers of security

From the moment you open your Chromebook, you’re protected by multiple layers of security to defend against malware and viruses.

Spotlight on Family Link

Set digital ground rules

The Family Link app from Google helps you set digital ground rules as your child explores on their Chromebook. You can set screen time limits, manage the content they can access, and adjust their account settings.

A mother in a coffee shop sets some device usage rules for her children from her Chromebook.

Questions about switching?

It’s easy to get up and running with a new Chromebook. Here’s everything you need to know about making the switch from your Mac or PC.