Check your device compatibility
For kids and teens
Family Link supervision can run on Android devices with version 7.0 (Nougat) and higher. Devices running Android versions 5.0 and 6.0 (Lollipop and Marshmallow) may also be able to have Family Link settings applied to them. See our Help Center for more details.
Parents can run Family Link on Android devices running versions 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher, and iPhones running iOS 11 and higher.
Find what Android version you're running
1. Open the Settings app on your Android device.
2. Scroll to the bottom.
3. Tap About phone or About tablet to see your version number.
Family Link runs on Chromebook too
Stay in the loop when your child signs into a Chromebook with their own account. Family Link supervision can run on Chromebooks with Chrome OS version 71 or higher.Learn more