What is Detox?
High velocity native mobile development requires us to adopt continuous integration workflows, which means our reliance on manual QA has to drop significantly. It tests your mobile app while it's running in a real device/simulator, interacting with it just like a real user.
Detox is a tool in the Testing Frameworks category of a tech stack.
Detox is an open source tool with 6.6K GitHub stars and 1.2K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Detox's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Detox?
12 companies reportedly use Detox in their tech stacks, including Stack, LeCiseau, and DefinedCrowd Stack.
19 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Detox.
Pros of Detox
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- Automatically Synchronized
- Test Runner Independent
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