Why do Exist Plenty of Conditions for Mobile Testing?

by Nataliia Vasylyna | September 26, 2014 10:00 am

It appears that mobile testing requires more imagination and creativity than desktop testing or web site testing on personal computers. Mobile programs function under various conditions in different environments what is uncharacteristic to desktop software products.

This variety of conditions combinations causes unreproducible defects. That is why unreproducible defects are more frequent in mobile programs than in desktop ones.

To Understand the Amount of Possible Conditions, One Should Take into Account Combinations of Such Factors:

In order to find causes of unreproducible defects and properly execute mobile application testing one should check its behavior under all possible combinations of conditions. But every software testing company knows that such a task may require too much time, so the testers must choose the most common conditions among all possible variants and execute software testing under them.

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Endnotes:
  1. Why mobile apps fail: https://blog.qatestlab.com/2017/09/25/mobile-apps-fail/
  2. What not to Forget During Mobile Application Testing?: https://blog.qatestlab.com/2015/10/07/mobile-application-testing/
  3. Why Mobile Apps Often Have Connectivity Defects: https://blog.qatestlab.com/2014/03/04/why-do-mobile-applications-often-have-connectivity-related-defects/
  4. Importance of First Impression of Mobile Software: https://blog.qatestlab.com/2014/02/10/why-is-first-impression-of-a-mobile-software-product-important/
  5. Data a Mobile Application May not Handle: https://blog.qatestlab.com/2014/02/04/data-a-mobile-application-may-not-handle/

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