How do I chek my version of Safari?

Safari is a popular web browser developed by Apple, known for its sleek design and seamless integration with macOS and iOS devices. If you want to ensure that you are using the latest version of Safari or if you need to find out which version you have for troubleshooting purposes, follow the steps below to check your Safari version.

Checking Safari Version on macOS

Follow these steps to check your Safari version on a Mac:

  1. Launch Safari: Open the Safari browser by clicking on its icon in the Dock or searching for it in the Applications folder.

  2. Access the "About Safari" menu: In the top-left corner of your screen, click on the "Safari" menu. A drop-down menu will appear.

  3. Find "About Safari" option: From the drop-down menu, locate and click on the "About Safari" option. A small window will pop up on your screen.

  4. Check the Safari version: In the pop-up window, you will see the Safari version number, along with additional information about WebKit and other components.

Checking Safari Version on iOS:

Follow these steps to check your Safari version on an iPhone or iPad:

  1. Open "Settings": Locate the "Settings" app on your iOS device's home screen and tap on it to open.

  2. Scroll down and find "Safari": In the Settings menu, scroll down until you see the "Safari" option. Tap on it to access Safari settings.

  3. View Safari version: On the Safari settings page, you will find the version number displayed next to "Safari Version."

Updating Safari to the Latest Version:

If you find that your Safari version is outdated and you want to update it to the latest version available, follow these steps:

On macOS:

  1. Check for system updates: Click on the Apple logo in the top-left corner of the screen and select "System Preferences." Then, click on "Software Update" to check for available updates.

  2. Update Safari: If a Safari update is available, it will be listed in the Software Update window. Click on the "Update" button next to Safari to install the latest version.

On iOS:

  1. Access "Settings": Open the "Settings" app on your iOS device.

  2. Go to "General": In the Settings menu, tap on "General."

  3. Select "Software Update": Tap on "Software Update" to check for any available updates for your iOS device.

  4. Update Safari: If a Safari update is available, it will be listed here. Tap on "Download and Install" to update Safari to the latest version.


Checking your Safari version is a straightforward process on both macOS and iOS devices. By following the simple steps outlined in this guide, you can easily find out your Safari version number and ensure that you are using the most up-to-date version of the browser, which is essential for better performance, security, and compatibility with the latest web technologies.