How do I update Chrome on my iPhone?

Keeping your web browser up-to-date is essential to ensure you have access to the latest features, security patches, and improvements. If you use Google Chrome on your iPhone, updating it regularly is straightforward. This guide will walk you through the steps to update Chrome on your iPhone.

Check for Available Updates

  1. Open the App Store: Launch the App Store on your iPhone by tapping on the App Store icon.
  2. Navigate to Updates: In the bottom right corner of the App Store, select the "Updates" tab to see a list of all available updates for your installed apps.

Locate Chrome in the Updates List

Scroll through the list:

  • Browse through the list of available updates to find "Chrome." If an update is available for Chrome, you will see a "Update" button next to it.

Use the Search Bar (Optional):

  • If you have a long list of apps to update, you can use the search bar at the top and type "Chrome" to quickly locate the app.

Update Chrome

  1. Update Chrome Individually: Tap the "Update" button next to Chrome to start the updating process. You may need to enter your Apple ID password or use Face ID/Touch ID to confirm the update.
  2. Update All Apps (Optional): If you want to update all your apps at once, you can tap the "Update All" button located in the top right corner of the Updates page.

Check Chrome Version (Optional)

Open Chrome:

After the update is complete, open Chrome.

Go to Chrome Settings:

Tap the three dots in the bottom right corner of the Chrome window to open the menu. Then, select "Settings" from the list.

Access About Chrome:

Scroll down in the Settings menu and select "About Chrome."

Check the Version:

In the About Chrome section, you can find the current version number of Chrome. Make sure it matches the latest version available in the App Store.


Updating Google Chrome on your iPhone is a simple process that ensures you have the latest features, security updates, and bug fixes. Regularly updating the browser will also provide you with a smooth and secure browsing experience. Follow the steps outlined in this guide to keep your Chrome app up-to-date with the latest improvements from Google.