Chrome OS Linux is a brand new free operating system built around the revolutionary Google Chrome browser. After a couple of minutes playing with ChromeOS Linux, it is actually a lightweight Linux distribution for the best web browsing experience.
It has been built in top of SUSE Linux distribution so if you are familiar with SUSE I am sure you will be impressed on it.
According to the official website, the following is the featured softwares in Chrome OS Linux:
- GNOME 2.30 desktop environment
- Google Chrome 9.0.576 web browser
- Google Picasa 2.7 photo manager
- OpenOffice.org 3.2 office suite
- GIMP 2.6 image editor
- Flash Player 10.1 plugin
- Wine Windows emulator 1.2
- Pidgin 2.6 instant messenger
- Dashboard in web browser
- and much more!
If you want to test the Chrome OS Linux, you can download the image (iso file) from the link below:
Here are some screenshots of Chrome OS Linux I have captured. Enjoy!!