Refresh your fleet with ChromeOS Flex
Make the most of your current hardware with ChromeOS Flex—the fast, secure, cloud-first, easy-to-manage operating system for Macs and PCs.
The quickest way to re-energize your fleet
Transform your school‘s existing devices with a simple and secure cloud-based operating system.
Modernize your devices in a few simple steps
Refresh a Mac or PC with ChromeOS Flex and Chrome Education Upgrade
ChromeOS Flex is a version of ChromeOS made to modernize your school’s existing PCs and Mac devices at no additional cost. And it’s easy to manage ChromeOS Flex devices alongside existing Chromebooks— like Chromebooks, management and enrollment is all done with Chrome Education Upgrade and Google Admin Console. When you have a device from your fleet nearby, follow these two steps to get started.
Answers to common questions
What is ChromeOS Flex?
ChromeOS Flex is a fast, secure, cloud-first, easy-to-manage operating system for Macs and PCs. It is designed to refresh older devices, increasing their performance for more efficient teaching and learning.
How do I install ChromeOS Flex?
All you need to get ChromeOS Flex running is a USB drive. The process typically takes around 20 minutes to complete.
Step 1: Create a bootable ChromeOS Flex USB drive and use it to try the OS prior to installing it.
Step 2: When you are ready, install ChromeOS Flex on your PC or Mac to replace your operating system.
Step 3: Deploy ChromeOS Flex to more devices in your organization via USB drive or over your network.