Download Ubuntu Desktop
Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS
Download the latest LTS version of Ubuntu, for desktop PCs and laptops. LTS stands for long-term support — which means five years, until April 2025, of free security and maintenance updates, guaranteed.
Recommended system requirements:
- 2 GHz dual core processor or better
- 4 GB system memory
- 25 GB of free hard drive space
- Internet access is helpful
- Either a DVD drive or a USB port for the installer media
The latest version of the Ubuntu operating system for desktop PCs and laptops, Ubuntu 20.10 comes with nine months, until July 2021, of security and maintenance updates.
Recommended system requirements are the same as for Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS.
More ways to use Ubuntu everywhere
On-demand VMs for cloud devs on Windows, Mac and Linux desktops with Multipass.
The smallest, simplest, pure production K8s. For clusters, laptops, IoT and Edge.
Running Ubuntu Desktop or Server on your Raspberry Pi is easy.
Install a Ubuntu terminal environment with Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL).
Easy ways to switch to Ubuntu
If you're already running Ubuntu, you can upgrade in a few clicks from Software Updater.
If you're using Windows 10 or any computer with a 64-bit processor, we recommend the 64-bit download.