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Experience 3D & augmented reality in Search

When you search on Google, you can view some results in 3D and augmented reality (AR).

What you need

To view 3D results and interact with them in AR, you need:
  • iPhone 6s or later
  • iOS 11 and up
  • Safari or the Google app
Learn more about which devices support AR.

Find & interact with 3D results

  1. On your iPhone, open Safari or the Google app Google app.
  2. Go to
  3. Search for an animal, object, or place.
  4. If a 3D result is available, tap View in 3D View in 3D.
  5. To interact with the 3D result:
    • In AR: Tap AR and follow the on-screen instructions.
    • On your iPhone: Tap Object.
 If you're new to iPhone, you can learn how to experience AR search results.

What’s available in AR

To experience AR, here are some examples of what you can search:

Available in some languages

Land animals

Tiger, giant panda, leopard, goat, cheetah, pony, brown bear, timber wolf, Shetland pony, python, Arabian horse, raccoon, hedgehog, and deer

Underwater & wetland animals

Mallard duck, alligator, great white shark, octopus, angler fish, and sea turtle


Macaw, emperor penguin, and eagle

House pets

Pomeranian, golden retriever, labrador, rottweiler, French bulldog, pug, and cat

Cultural heritage sites

Chichén Itzá, Brandenburg Gate, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Gateway of India, Chauvet Cave, and Ahu Nau Nau

Cultural objects

Apollo 11 command module and Neil Armstrong

Available in English only 

Human anatomical systems

Human digestive system, respiratory system, endocrine system, female reproductive system, nervous system, lymphatic system, male reproductive system, integumentary system, excretory system, peripheral nervous system, urinary system, skeletal system, muscular system, and circulatory system

Cellular structures

Mitochondrion, prokaryote, endoplasmic reticulum, bacterium, eukaryote, plant cell, rough endoplasmic reticulum, nucleolus, flagellum, cell membrane, animal cell, Golgi apparatus, ribosomes, smooth endoplasmic reticulum, chromatin, nuclear membrane, fimbria, bacterial capsule, plasmids, central vacuole, cristae, plasma membrane, cell wall, and cisternae

Chemistry terms

Functional group, Organic chemistry, Methyl acetate, Propanol, Salicylic acid, 1-Bromobutane, Hydrocarbon, Alkane, Electrolyte, Ionic bonding, Covalent bond, Chemical bond, Metallic bonding, Chemical compound, Ethene, Orbital hybridisation, and Quantum mechanical model

Biology terms

Monocotyledon, Dicotyledon, Eukaryotic chromosome structure, Red blood cell, Monocyte, Neutrophil, Basophil, and Eosinophil

Physics terms


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