Common Usability Defects Of Mobile Software

by Nataliia Vasylyna | July 15, 2014 10:00 am

Mobile technology is very different from desktop technology. Mobile devices have a lot of features that are uncharacteristic to personal computers.

So, in course of usability testing of mobile software and desktop software one should pay attention to different aspects, mind that there are different requirements to applications for personal computers and tablets, smartphones.

Every software testing company deals with mobile versions of software products and often finds that peculiarities of mobile technology are not fully considered in an application of that kind.

Among Often Usability Lapses of Mobile Software Are:

Such usability problems mar the impression of a mobile software product even if everything else works perfectly. The should be found in course of mobile testing and corrected.

It must be easy and effortlessly to find what is needed in a software product. The user must be able to interact with a software product intuitively. One should keep this in mind executing mobile application testing, desktop testing or web site testing.

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Endnotes:
  1. Why Are Many Usability Defects in Mobile Applications?: http://blog.qatestlab.com/2014/07/01/why-are-many-usability-defects-in-mobile-applications/
  2. Usability of Web and Mobile Apps: Simple Principles to Go By: http://blog.qatestlab.com/2016/04/27/checking-usability-principles/
  3. 5 Things to Remember When Reporting Usability Bugs: http://blog.qatestlab.com/2016/04/11/reporting-usability-bugs/
  4. Mobile Apps and Usability Testing Contrivances: http://blog.qatestlab.com/2015/09/18/usability-testing-contrivances/
  5. How to Find More Usability Bugs?: http://blog.qatestlab.com/2014/02/20/how-to-find-more-usability-defects-in-course-of-mobile-testing-desktop-testing-or-web-site-testing/

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