What are the best test automation frameworks for iOS development?

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According to 116 contributors

  • #1
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    Arthur Murphy - June 10, 2017

    "Appium looks like it will work for what I'm looking for. I like that it can be used across different platforms." Read more

    Comments about "Appium" as one of the best Test automation frameworks for ios development

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      Arthur Murphy - June 10, 2017

      "Appium looks like it will work for what I'm looking for. I like that it can be used across different platforms."

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      Jean Chen - February 26, 2017

      "This app is pretty neat when it comes to testing your apps. You can test all apps on iOS, android and hybrids. It is easy to follow if you have the knowledge of building and coding apps. I liked it because you can test all your apps in one place. "

  • #2
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    Russell Crawford - June 30, 2017

    "I started using the XCTest framework for my projects and it was a lifesaver, or time saver. I used XCTest to check my performance regressions and the performance of blocks of code. I liked the user interface to validate user interaction flows. " Read more

    Comments about "XCTest" as one of the best Test automation frameworks for ios development

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      Russell Crawford - June 30, 2017

      "I started using the XCTest framework for my projects and it was a lifesaver, or time saver. I used XCTest to check my performance regressions and the performance of blocks of code. I liked the user interface to validate user interaction flows. "

  • #3
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    Laura Smith - April 26, 2017

    "This solution allows Apple platform users a test automation framework." Read more

    Comments about "UI testing in XCode" as one of the best Test automation frameworks for ios development

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      Laura Smith - April 26, 2017

      "This solution allows Apple platform users a test automation framework."

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      Alice Gray - May 7, 2017

      "UI testing in XCode is new, quick and powerful for editing files. You can also migrate at your own pace. Check it out!"

  • #4
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    Victoria Burke - April 10, 2017

    "Calabash-ios is a terrific site for testing automation frameworks as pertains to iOS development. The site is open sourced and freeware. I have written and tested code for an iOS platform and even tested native apps and how my code did, and did not, affect these native apps. It's..." Read more

    Comments about "calabash-ios" as one of the best Test automation frameworks for ios development

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      Victoria Burke - April 10, 2017

      "Calabash-ios is a terrific site for testing automation frameworks as pertains to iOS development. The site is open sourced and freeware. I have written and tested code for an iOS platform and even tested native apps and how my code did, and did not, affect these native apps. It's a great site that has allowed me to verify all my code in a safe and bug-free environment."

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      Ronald Bryant - May 10, 2017

      "Calabash is a great option to test your apps on an IOS platform. They have all the different IOS devices you can test the apps in the cloud on without owning the actual device."

Summary

Best test automation frameworks for iOS development
Rank Solutions Type Votes Price
1 Appium Other 69 Free
2 XCTest Online 27 Free
3 UI testing in XCode Software 19 Free
4 calabash-ios Online 1 Free