Release Date: 2 December 2016
This is the Release Candidate preview of the upcoming Neo4j 3.1 release. We encourage everyone to download 3.1.0-RC1 and try out all the new features .


Neo4j 3.1 has been feature complete since beta 1. This release includes bug fixes and refinements, but no significant changes or additions.

Detailed Changes

For the complete list of all changes, please see the changelog.


When upgrading to Neo4j 3.1 for the first time, be sure to read the current upgrade instructions in the Neo4j Operations Manual, as there are additional steps and considerations.

Neo4j 3.1 supports direct upgrades from all 2.x releases (recommended to be on latest patch). Pre-2.x users need to upgrade to 2.x before upgrading to 3.1.