Applitools vs Ghost Inspector: What are the differences?
Developers describe Applitools as "Automated visual website testing". Applitools is a visual functional testing tool that allows developers to run simple selenium tests to capture and compare screenshots from various application versions, without having to anticipate required tests in advance. On the other hand, Ghost Inspector is detailed as "Automated website testing. Record yourself browsing once. Replay it continuously from the cloud". Ghost Inspector lets you create and manage UI tests that check specific functionality in your website or application. We execute these automated browser tests continuously from the cloud and alert you if anything breaks.
Applitools and Ghost Inspector can be categorized as "In-Browser Testing" tools.
Some of the features offered by Applitools are:
- Integration with functional testing tools
- Automated visual comparisons of application pages
- Validation interface
On the other hand, Ghost Inspector provides the following key features:
- Automated browser testing from the cloud
- Chrome extension for test recording
- GUI editor for test building and editing