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Android Testing Fundamentals

by Nitin Singh

One of the basic things users expect from an app is that it is stable and consistent. This course will give you a high level overview of the testing tools and frameworks provided by Android so that you can start adding automated tests to your apps.

What you'll learn

One of the fundamental things users expect from a good Android app is that it behaves in a consistent and stable manner. Achieving this is easier said than done as most Android apps need to support a huge variety of devices and Android SDK versions. The only scalable solution to this problem is to write automated tests along with each feature you develop so as to iterate faster while maintaining quality. In this course, Android Testing Fundamentals, you will gain a high level understanding of the testing tools landscape on Android so that you can start incorporating automated tests in your apps. First, you will see the Test Driven Development approach. Next, you will get a high level overview of the various test types and tools available on Android. Finally, you will learn about actually writing and running different types of tests in your apps. After completing this course, you will have a very clear understanding of the various Tests and Tools available for Android apps and how to pick the appropriate Tools to add Tests for a given feature.

About the author

Nitin is an Android/iOS developer with 6+ years of experience developing products ranging from e-commerce apps to VR. He is currently changing the future of digital payments in India at Razorpay.

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