CentOS 8 Linux VM Images for VirtualBox and VMware

Introduction

Here, we provide ready to use CentOS 8 VirtualBox and VMware images for urgent requirements. The VirtualBox and VMware images are created in such a way that they are less in size but contains all the standard packages required for instant run.

Both VirtualBox and VMware support OVA & OVF image formats which means you can use VirtualBox image on VMware and vice versa. However, sometime you may face network issues due to interface naming, especially in Red Hat Enterprise Linux derivatives.

CentOS 8.0.1905 - Minimal Installation

VirtualBox Image (Size 1GB)
VMWare Image (Size 900MB)

VM images comes pre-installed with VirtualBox Guest Additions / Open VM Tools for better performance.

CentOS 8.0.1905 - Graphical Desktop Installation

VirtualBox Image (Size 2.5GB)
VMWare Image (Size 2.7GB)

VM images comes pre-installed with VirtualBox Guest Additions / Open VM Tools for better performance

Important Information

NOTES
SYSTEM DETAILS LOGIN DETAILS

vCPU: 1

RAM: 2GB

DISK: 100GB

  /boot : 500MB

  swap : 4GB

  /       : 85GB

  /home: 10GB

Network: Bridged

Username: centos

Password : centos

(to become root, use sudo su -)

How To Use

You can visit our dedicated section on how to import virtual machine images on VirtualBox and VMware Workstation.

Conclusion

Thank you for downloading ready to use CentOS 8 VM images. Please feel free to share your feedback in the comments section.