Electron Documentation

5.0.0 Release Schedule

Take a look at 5.0.0 Timeline blog post for info about publicizing our release dates.


  • These dates are our goals but there may be reasons for adjusting the stable deadline, such as security bugs.
  • These are our scheduled beta releases, however we often release more betas than scheduled.
Date/Week Of Release Comments
Tue, 2019-Jan-22 5.0.0-beta.1 🔥
Tue, 2019-Jan-29 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Feb-05 5.0.0-beta.x Last Date to Join AFP
Tue, 2019-Feb-12 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Feb-19 none Maintainers Summit
Tue, 2019-Feb-26 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Mar-05 5.0.0-beta.x halfway mark
Tue, 2019-Mar-12 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Mar-19 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Mar-26 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Apr-02 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Apr-09 5.0.0-beta.x
Tue, 2019-Apr-16 none quiet period - stable prep
Tue, 2019-Apr-23 5.0.0 ✨stable ✨

Includes: Chromium M73 and Node v12.0

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