Chrome OS is a brand new free operating system built around the revolutionary Google Chrome browser. The project aim is to provide a lightweight Linux distribution for the best web browsing experience.
Featured software in Chrome OS:
- GNOME 2.24 desktop environment
- Google Chrome 4.0.237 web browser
- Google Picasa 2.7 photo manager
- OpenOffice.org 3.0 office suite
- GIMP 2.6 image editor
- Flash Player 10.0 plugin
- and much more!
You can either install the Chrome OS using a Live CD image or try it using a virtual software like VMware Player or Virtual Box.
- Download Chrome OS 0.4.237 beta (x86) VMDK
- Download Chrome OS 0.4.237 beta (x86) ISO
Update – This is a fan made build of Chrome OS and not the official build by Google. According to TechCrunch, The official Google Chrome OS is expected to be Launched within a week.