When Google first launched SGE, the Search Generative Experience, it will solely work in Chrome or the Google Search App on Gmail accounts opted into the search labs experiment. However now after I strive accessing SGE whereas on cell Safari, the native Apple iPhone browser, it really works as nicely.
The Google SGE instructions nonetheless say it is advisable to use Chrome or the Google Search app to entry SGE however from my assessments, that’s now not the case.
Landon Moore noticed this on Friday and knowledgeable me about this on X, and I attempted it once more Saturday evening and this Monday morning, and it nonetheless labored on cell Safari. Right here is his screenshot of accessing SGE on cell Safari on Friday:
Right here is me accessing it on Saturday evening on cell Safari (logged into my private Gmail account):
I do not assume Google introduced this expanded entry to SGE? Perhaps I missed the announcement?
SGE is just not engaged on the desktop model of Safari for me, not but at the very least…
Replace: I’m informed it has labored in cell Safari for just a few months now. However once more, the documentation says it shouldn’t work in cell Safari:
For just a few months now. I take advantage of Safari typically and began utilizing SGE quickly after it was out there. Not less than September, if not earlier.
— Joe Rega (@JoeRega) February 12, 2024
Discussion board dialogue at X.