Installing Brave

Linux

NOTE: If Brave does not start and shows an error about sandboxing, you may need to enable user namespaces. For security reasons, we do NOT recommend running with the --no-sandbox flag. For more info, see https://github.com/brave/brave-browser/issues/1986#issuecomment-445057361.

Release Channel Installation

Ubuntu 16.04+ and Mint 18+

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com/brave-core.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-release.gpg add -

source /etc/os-release

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com/ $UBUNTU_CODENAME main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-release-${UBUNTU_CODENAME}.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-keyring brave-browser

Mint 17

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com/brave-core.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-release.gpg add -

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-release.s3.brave.com/ trusty main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-release-trusty.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-keyring brave-browser

Fedora 28+

sudo dnf config-manager --add-repo https://brave-browser-rpm-release.s3.brave.com/x86_64/

sudo rpm --import https://brave-browser-rpm-release.s3.brave.com/brave-core.asc

sudo dnf install brave-keyring brave-browser

CentOS/RHEL

sudo rpm --import https://brave-browser-rpm-release.s3.brave.com/brave-core.asc

cat << EOF | sudo tee /etc/yum.repos.d/brave-browser-release.repo
[brave-browser-release]
name=Brave Browser Release Channel repository
baseurl=https://brave-browser-rpm-release.s3.brave.com/x86_64/
enabled=1
EOF

sudo yum install brave-keyring brave-browser

The key you’re importing should have fingerprint D8BA D4DE 7EE1 7AF5 2A83  4B2D 0BB7 5829 C2D4 E821.

Beta Channel Installation

Ubuntu 16.04+ and Mint 18+

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-beta.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-beta.gpg add -

source /etc/os-release

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-beta.s3.brave.com/ $UBUNTU_CODENAME main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-beta-${UBUNTU_CODENAME}.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-browser-beta

Mint 17

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-beta.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-beta.gpg add -

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-beta.s3.brave.com/ trusty main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-beta-trusty.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-browser-beta

Fedora 28+

sudo dnf config-manager --add-repo https://brave-browser-rpm-beta.s3.brave.com/x86_64/

sudo rpm --import https://brave-browser-rpm-beta.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc

sudo dnf install brave-browser-beta

CentOS/RHEL

sudo rpm --import https://brave-browser-rpm-beta.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc

cat << EOF | sudo tee /etc/yum.repos.d/brave-browser-beta.repo
[brave-browser-beta]
name=Brave Browser Beta Channel repository
baseurl=https://brave-browser-rpm-beta.s3.brave.com/x86_64/
enabled=1
EOF

sudo yum install brave-browser-beta

The key you’re importing should have fingerprint 9228 DBCE 20DD E5EC 4648  8DE9 0B31 DBA0 6A8A 26F9.

Development Channel Installation

Ubuntu 16.04+ and Mint 18+

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-dev.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-dev.gpg add -

source /etc/os-release

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-dev.s3.brave.com/ $UBUNTU_CODENAME main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-dev-${UBUNTU_CODENAME}.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-browser-dev

Mint 17

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-dev.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-dev.gpg add -

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-dev.s3.brave.com/ trusty main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-dev-trusty.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-browser-dev

Fedora 28+

sudo dnf config-manager --add-repo https://brave-browser-rpm-dev.s3.brave.com/x86_64/

sudo rpm --import https://brave-browser-rpm-dev.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc

sudo dnf install brave-browser-dev

CentOS/RHEL

sudo rpm --import  https://brave-browser-rpm-dev.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc

cat << EOF | sudo tee /etc/yum.repos.d/brave-browser-dev.repo
[brave-browser-dev]
name=Brave Browser Dev Channel repository
baseurl=https://brave-browser-rpm-dev.s3.brave.com/x86_64/
enabled=1
EOF

sudo yum install brave-browser-dev

The key you’re importing should have fingerprint 9228 DBCE 20DD E5EC 4648  8DE9 0B31 DBA0 6A8A 26F9.

Nightly Channel Installation

Ubuntu 16.04+ and Mint 18+

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-nightly.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-nightly.gpg add -

source /etc/os-release

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-nightly.s3.brave.com/ $UBUNTU_CODENAME main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-nightly-${UBUNTU_CODENAME}.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-browser-nightly

Mint 17

curl -s https://brave-browser-apt-nightly.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc | sudo apt-key --keyring /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/brave-browser-nightly.gpg add -

echo "deb [arch=amd64] https://brave-browser-apt-nightly.s3.brave.com/ trusty main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/brave-browser-nightly-trusty.list

sudo apt update

sudo apt install brave-browser-nightly

Fedora 28+

sudo dnf config-manager --add-repo https://brave-browser-rpm-nightly.s3.brave.com/x86_64/

sudo rpm --import https://brave-browser-rpm-nightly.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc

sudo dnf install brave-browser-nightly

CentOS/RHEL

sudo rpm --import  https://brave-browser-rpm-nightly.s3.brave.com/brave-core-nightly.asc

cat << EOF | sudo tee /etc/yum.repos.d/brave-browser-nightly.repo
[brave-browser-nightly]
name=Brave Browser Nightly Channel repository
baseurl=https://brave-browser-rpm-nightly.s3.brave.com/x86_64/
enabled=1
EOF

sudo yum install brave-browser-nightly

The key you’re importing should have fingerprint 9228 DBCE 20DD E5EC 4648  8DE9 0B31 DBA0 6A8A 26F9.