PERFORMANCE TESTING: REDEFINING THE STRENGTH OF MOBILE & WEB APPS

Mobile apps are no more different from web apps, though; applying the same testing techniques will produce inaccurate results or fail to exposure of underlying performance issues.

Types of Apps

There are three main types of apps that are used in a mobile device. Identifying the types of mobile & website performance testing and the type of mobile application under the testing is quite challenging. The types of mobile device are:

Native Apps

Native Apps are developed by mobile OS, for instance, apps developed in Java for Android mobiles.

Web Apps

Web apps are designed in languages like, PHP, JavaScript, HTML, etc. in such a way that can be accessed via internet connection.

Hybrid Apps

Hybrid apps are designed to access web applications that are embedded in the mobile itself, for example, Apple Apps Store, Twitter app, LinkedIn app, etc.

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