For some Chromebook device owners the wait for Play Store access has been a long one but Google is continuously working to rectify this. Recently, Google has added 10 more Chromebooks to the list of devices that can now access Android apps.
Below is the full list of devices that have recently been updated to support access to Android apps and the Google Play Store:
- Acer Chromebook 11 (C740): Stable channel
- Acer Chromebook 15 (CB5-571/C910): Beta channel
- CTL J5 Convertible Chromebook: Beta channel
- Dell Chromebook 13 (7310): Stable channel
- eduGear CMT Chromebook: Beta channel
- Haier Chromebook 11 C: Beta channel
- PCMerge Chromebook PCM-116T-432B: Beta channel
- Prowise Chromebook Proline: Beta channel
- Toshiba Chromebook 2 (2015): Beta channel
- Viglen Chromebook 360: Beta channel
In order to run Android apps on some older Chromebooks you will need to conduct a file-system migration. Simply visit the following support website for easy step-by-step instructions on how to do so. Also keep in mind that some devices on this updated list are limited to the Chrome OS beta channel only.
Going forward, all newly released Chromebooks that enter the market will have Google Play Store access right out of the box.
You can visit the official Chromium website to see the entire list of Chrome OS devices that now support access to Android apps.