Amazon EKS optimized Amazon Linux AMI versions - Amazon EKS

Amazon EKS optimized Amazon Linux AMI versions

This topic lists versions of the Amazon EKS optimized Amazon 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 Amazon Linux 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 Amazon Linux AMI

The tables below lists the current and previous versions of the Amazon EKS optimized Amazon Linux AMI.

Kubernetes version 1.18
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version

1.18.8-20201007

1.18.8

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

Kubernetes version 1.17
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version

1.17.11-20201007

1.17.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

1.17.11-20201002

1.17.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

1.17.11-20200921

1.17.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

1.17.9-20200904

1.17.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

1.17.9-20200814

1.17.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

1.17.9-20200723

1.17.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

1.17.7-20200710

1.17.7

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

1.17.7-20200709

1.17.7

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

Kubernetes version 1.16
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version

1.16.13-20201007

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

1.16.13-20201002

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

1.16.13-20200921

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

1.16.13-20200904

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

1.16.13-20200814

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

1.16.13-20200723

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

1.16.12-20200710

1.16.12

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

1.16.12-20200709

1.16.12

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

1.16.8-20200615

1.16.8

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200615

1.16.8-20200609

1.16.8

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200609

1.16.8-20200531

1.16.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200531

1.16.8-20200507

1.16.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200507

1.16.8-20200423

1.16.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200423

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

1.15.11-20201007

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

1.15.11-20201002

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

1.15.11-20200921

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

1.15.11-20200904

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

1.15.11-20200814

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

1.15.11-20200723

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

1.15.11-20200710

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

1.15.11-20200709

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

1.15.11-20200615

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200615

1.15.11-20200609

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200609

1.15.11-20200531

1.15.11

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200531

1.15.11-20200507

1.15.11

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200507

1.15.11-20200423

1.15.11

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200423

1.15.10-20200406

1.15.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200406

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

1.14.9-20201007

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

1.14.9-20201002

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

1.14.9-20200921

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

1.14.9-20200904

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

1.14.9-20200814

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

1.14.9-20200723

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

1.14.9-20200710

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

1.14.9-20200709

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

1.14.9-20200615

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200615

1.14.9-20200609

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200609

1.14.9-20200531

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200531

1.14.9-20200507

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200507

1.14.9-20200423

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200423

1.14.9-20200406

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200406

1.14.9-20200406

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200406

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

1.14.7-20191119

1.14.7

18.09.9-ce

4.14.152

v20191119

1.14.7-20190927

1.14.7

18.06.1-ce

4.14.146

v20190927

Amazon EKS optimized accelerated Amazon Linux AMI

The tables below list the current and previous versions of the Amazon EKS-optimized accelerated Amazon Linux AMI.

Kubernetes version 1.18
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version NVIDIA driver version

1.18.8-20201007

1.18.8

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

418.87.00

Kubernetes version 1.17
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version NVIDIA driver version

1.17.11-20201007

1.17.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

418.87.00

1.17.11-20201002

1.17.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

418.87.00

1.17.11-20200921

1.17.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

418.87.00

1.17.9-20200904

1.17.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

418.87.00

1.17.9-20200814

1.17.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

418.87.00

1.17.9-20200723

1.17.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

418.87.00

1.17.7-20200710

1.17.7

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

418.87.00

1.17.7-20200709

1.17.7

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

418.87.00

Kubernetes version 1.16
AMI version kubelet version Docker version Kernel version Packer version NVIDIA driver version

1.16.13-20201007

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

418.87.00

1.16.13-20201002

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

418.87.00

1.16.13-20200921

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

418.87.00

1.16.13-20200904

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

418.87.00

1.16.13-20200814

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

418.87.00

1.16.13-20200723

1.16.13

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

418.87.00

1.16.12-20200710

1.16.12

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

418.87.00

1.16.12-20200709

1.16.12

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

418.87.00

1.16.8-20200615

1.16.8

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200615

418.87.00

1.16.8-20200609

1.16.8

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200609

418.87.00

1.16.8-20200531

1.16.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200531

418.87.00

1.16.8-20200507

1.16.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200507

418.87.00

1.16.8-20200423

1.16.8

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200423

418.87.00

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

1.15.11-20201007

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

418.87.00

1.15.11-20201002

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200921

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200904

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200814

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200723

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200710

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200709

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200615

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200615

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200609

1.15.11

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200609

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200531

1.15.11

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200531

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200507

1.15.11

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200507

418.87.00

1.15.11-20200423

1.15.11

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200423

418.87.00

1.15.10-20200406

1.15.10

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200406

418.87.00

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

1.14.9-20201007

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201007

418.87.00

1.14.9-20201002

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.198

v20201002

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200921

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200921

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200904

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.193

v20200904

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200814

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce-4

4.14.186

v20200814

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200723

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200723

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200710

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200710

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200709

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200709

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200615

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200615

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200609

1.14.9

19.03.6-ce

4.14.181

v20200609

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200531

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200531

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200507

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.177

v20200507

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200423

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200423

418.87.00

1.14.9-20200406

1.14.9

18.09.9-ce

4.14.173

v20200406

418.87.00

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

1.14.7-20191119

1.14.7

18.09.9-ce

4.14.152

v20191119

418.87.00

1.14.7-20190927

1.14.7

18.06.1-ce

4.14.146

v20190927

418.87.00