App Quality Alliance releases Testing Criteria for iOS


iOS TestingApp Quality Alliance, AQuA have recently released set of Testing Criteria for iOS Applications. Looking at the rejection rate at Apple App Store, adhering to Testing Criteria provided by AQuA would help developers create a Quality App. The testing Criteria covers different aspects of Testing while verification of iOS App and it can act as a General Testing Checklist while conducting Testing of your iOS App. Please note that this is not the Official Set of Test cases from Apple and it is not sponsored, & authorized by Apple. It is a set of Test Criteria from Non Profit Organization AQuA which is funded by Oracle, Sony, AT & T, LG & Samsung. A non profit Mobile Testing Community “Mobile QA Zone” is also a part of AQuA Alliance providing open forum for discussions on Mobile App Testing.

Here are the different sections of this Testing Criteria:

  • Install and Launch
  • Memory Use
  • Connectivity
  • Event Handling
  • Messaging & calls
  • External Influence
  • User Interface
  • Language
  • Performance
  • Media
  • Menu
  • Functionality
  • Keys
  • Device Specific Tests
  • Stability
  • Data Handling
  • Security
  • MultiPlayer
  • Metadata
  • Privacy and User Permissions
  • Platform compliance: In app purchasing, ads, game lobby
  • Performance: Network and Battery usage

You can download the iOS Testing Criteria from here


      • very useful to test an IOS mobile application Test Cases give the reason for all the testcases

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