Mobile App Testing Checklist: App Development For Your Startup

Mobile App Testing Checklist: App development for your startup

Mobile app testing is a process to test the developed application in terms of performance, security and scalability. 

If they are not fully tested, it leaves a risk of users experiencing critical flaws on their devices. 

If you have a startup and you are in the process of creating your app, know what parameters to test and collaborate with your development team. 

There are three types of mobile apps

Native Apps

These apps are developed for a specific platform or for a specific OS. They are written in a specific programming language irrespective of their platforms. For example, you can find 

Android apps on Google Play Store

iOS apps on App Store

Windows apps on the Microsoft Store. 

Web Apps

These applications can be accessed through the Internet Browser. It can easily adapt to different screen sizes and devices. Not required to be installed on your device and do not occupy memory on your local computer.

Hybrid Apps

Combination of Native and Web apps is known as Hybrid App. It is best suited when your app does not require high performance. Native apps provide better performance and accuracy. 

 Mobile app testing is a tricky and important step in the development process. Testing is the most important part which you can not compromise!

Mobile App Testing Checklist

Cross-platform Compatibility 

Your app should be tested on a number of different devices and different operating systems to ensure maximum cross-platform compatibility. Check for the application behavior on the Android platform, iOS platform, and Windows OS.

Security Testing

Security is the most important and sensitive aspect of the application. Managing and securing user data is necessary. 

Encryption method

Secure storage platform for all the user data

Two-factor authentication

Biometric security

Usability Testing

This focuses on the appearance, user-friendliness, and intuitiveness of  the mobile application. This type of mobile app testing determines the success of your application. It is the matrix to look for the User-interaction success ratio. 

Testing Navigation and Menu

Testing Visual feedback of user interaction

Screen recording

Compatibility with changing screen orientation

Know more: Mobile Testing Tools for Beginners

Functionality Testing

The process of testing applied functions’ working is known as functionality testing. It makes sure that features are behaving properly in the app. It is considered a non-negotiable part of mobile app testing. Checklist for Functionality testing:


• Notifications

• Messages and call buttons

• Memory usage by application

Location and Language Testing

 It is important for applications that have a global target market. This process intends to test the linguistic and cultural relevance of different parts of the globe. It is meant to customize a website or app according to the targeted language, region, audience preferences, and area-based regulations (country or state).

Accessibility Testing

This ensures that mobile apps are in compliance with legal requirements. 

• Zoom In/ Zoom Out

• Font sizes

• Speech Recognition

• Color Ration and Contrast

• Voiceover Features

While testing you should successfully check out all of the above-mentioned points.  Hiring a team of developers is a better decision  to launch a successful, well-featured, and fully optimized application. 

How can Coruscate Help You?

Coruscate is one of the leading on-demand app development companies. We help you to build a successful and well-featured application and determine all the security and testing concerns of your application. Our development team will make sure that your application stands out in the market.


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