JDK 16 Early-Access Builds

Schedule, status, & features (OpenJDK)


Build 18 (2020/9/30)

These early-access, open-source builds are provided under the GNU General Public License, version 2, with the Classpath Exception.

Linux / AArch64 tar.gz (sha256) 170762880
Linux / x64 tar.gz (sha256) 196048037
macOS / x64 tar.gz (sha256) 193360383
Windows / x64 zip (sha256) 196726147
Alpine Linux / x64 tar.gz (sha256) 196809088



If you have suggestions or encounter bugs, please submit them using the usual Java SE bug-reporting channel. Be sure to include complete version information from the output of the java --version command.


International use restrictions

Due to limited intellectual property protection and enforcement in certain countries, the source code may only be distributed to an authorized list of countries. You will not be able to access the source code if you are downloading from a country that is not on this list. We are continuously reviewing this list for addition of other countries.