Amazon EKS-Optimized Linux AMI Versions - Amazon EKS

Amazon EKS-Optimized Linux AMI Versions

This topic lists versions of the Amazon EKS-optimized Linux AMIs and their corresponding versions of kubelet, Docker, the Linux kernel, and the Packer build script configuration.

The Amazon EKS-optimized AMI metadata, including the AMI ID, for each variant can be retrieved programmatically. For more information, see Retrieving Amazon EKS-Optimized AMI IDs.

AMIs are versioned by Kubernetes version and the release date of the AMI in the following format:

k8s_major_version.k8s_minor_version.k8s_patch_version-release_date

Amazon EKS-optimized AMI

The table below lists the current and previous versions of the Amazon EKS-optimized AMI.

Kubernetes version 1.15
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version

1.15.10-20200228

1.15.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

Kubernetes version 1.14
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version

1.14.9-20200228

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

1.14.9-20200122

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.158

v20200122

1.14.8-20191213

1.14.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.154

v20191213

Kubernetes version 1.13
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version

1.13.12-20200228

1.13.12

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

1.13.12-20200122

1.13.12

18.09.9-ce

4.14.158

v20200122

1.13.12-20191213

1.13.12

18.09.9-ce

4.14.154

v20191213

Kubernetes version 1.12
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version

1.12.10-20200228

1.12.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

1.12.10-20200122

1.12.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.158

v20200122

1.12.10-20191213

1.12.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.154

v20191213

Amazon EKS-optimized AMI with GPU Support

The table below lists the current and previous versions of the Amazon EKS-optimized AMI with GPU support.

Kubernetes version 1.15
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version NVIDIA driver version

1.15.10-20200228

1.15.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

418.87.00

Kubernetes version 1.14
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version NVIDIA driver version

1.14.9-20200228

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200122

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.158

v20200122

418.87.00

1.14.8-20191213

1.14.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.154

v20191213

418.87.00

Kubernetes version 1.13
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version NVIDIA driver version

1.13.12-20200228

1.13.12

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

418.87.00

1.13.12-20200122

1.13.12

18.09.9-ce

4.14.158

v20200122

418.87.00

1.13.12-20191213

1.13.12

18.09.9-ce

4.14.154

v20191213

418.87.00

Kubernetes version 1.12
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version NVIDIA driver version

1.12.10-20200228

1.12.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.165

v20200228

418.87.00

1.12.10-20200122

1.12.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.158

v20191119

418.87.00

1.12.10-20191213

1.12.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.154

v20191213

418.87.00