What's the latest version of Flash?

There are different versions of Adobe Flash for different platforms. The standard version is the one available on most computers (eg. Windows & OS X). Other platforms have different versions.

Platform Version Update Release Date
Flash on Computer 32.0.0 344 2020-03-11
Flash on Android 11.1.115 81 2013-09-10

Adobe have announced that they have ceased developing Flash for Android. If you run Flash on your Android device, please be aware that it's considered very out of date and probably has security problems. You should consider uninstalling it and finding alternatives.

Get the latest plugin version numbers via API

Our Browser Versions API provides the latest version numbers for Flash and the other major browser plugins. You can easily incorporate this data into your own system.

Find out more about Flash

Check out Adobe's page on Flash to learn more about it.

The future of Flash

As of June 30th, 2016, Google AdSense has stopped allowing Flash based advertising to be used. All advertising on Google's AdSense network now has to be HTML5 and JavaScript based. [Link]

Steve Jobs wrote an excellent explanation of the state of Flash and why it Apple will never let Flash run on their mobile devices. It seems self evident now, but in 2010 this opinion ruffled a few feathers. [Link]

It's not all over yet though; FastCompany.com wrote an article about this: The Agonizingly Slow Decline Of Adobe Flash Player.

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