Testing Google Chrome on Android

With TestArchitect, automated tests may be created and run on web applications running within Chrome for Android.

Note:

Support Android emulators

Supported Android versions

TestArchitect supports of the testing of web applications running within the Chrome browser on the following Android versions:

API levelAndroid OS version
API level 268.0
API level 247.0
API level 236.0
API level 225.1
API level 215.0.x
API level 194.4.x
API level 184.3.x
API level 174.2.x
API level 164.1.x
API level 154.0.3 - 4.0.4
API level 144.0 - 4.0.2

Supported web browser

TestArchitect supports testing on Google Chrome browser, up to version 86.

Technological approach

Google Chrome Android testing prerequisites
Guides to setting up Chrome Android automation under TestArchitect.

Invoking Google Chrome on Android during automation
There are two methods by which Chrome may be invoked on Android devices.

Identifying mobile UI controls
Device Live Screen extends to mobile apps the functionality of the Interface Viewer’s point-to-identify feature, streamlining the process of locating a given control within the Viewer’s UI Explorer tree.

Handling JavaScript popups on Chrome Android
TestArchitect offers a special set of actions for interfacing with JavaScript popups, which include alerts, prompts and confirmation dialogs.

List of supported Google Chrome Android built-in actions
Built-in actions supported by TestArchitect for testing Chrome on Android.

Limitations and workarounds of testing Chrome on Android
This topic categorizes some limitations you might encounter in testing web applications in Android Chrome. Applicable workarounds, if available, are also discussed.


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