Getting Mobile App Testing Right From the First Step

What Is Mobile Application Testing?

  • analysis and planning;
  • development of test scripts;
  • evaluation of test completion criteria;
  • writing reports;
  • reviewing the documentation (including source code);
  • static analysis.

Types of Mobile Testing

  • Usability testing (ease of use for the user).
  • Compatibility testing (devices, browsers, OS versions, screen sizes).
  • Interface testing (navigation, buttons, bookmarks, settings).
  • Service testing (online and offline).
  • Low-level testing of resources (cache cleaning, memory usage, database growth).
  • Performance testing (battery level, connection changes from 2G, 3G to WIFI).
  • Operational testing (backups, data loss, etc.).
  • Installation tests (uninstallation and installation processes).
  • Security testing (data security level).

Basic Difference between Android and iOS Testing

1. System type: open or closed

2. Variety of devices: many or one

3. Software update

4. Dimensions and location of the screen

5. Screen resolution

6. App Stores

The Specifics of Mobile App Testing

The Right Strategy for Mobile App Testing

1. A clear understanding of the problems

2. Tasting on emulators and physical devices

3. Organization of beta testing

When to Actually Implement Testing of Your Mobile App

Conclusions

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