Mocha vs. Jest vs. Enzyme

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What is Mocha?

Mocha is a feature-rich JavaScript test framework running on node.js and the browser, making asynchronous testing simple and fun. Mocha tests run serially, allowing for flexible and accurate reporting, while mapping uncaught exceptions to the correct test cases.

What is Jest?

Jest provides you with multiple layers on top of Jasmine.

What is Enzyme?

Enzyme is a JavaScript Testing utility for React that makes it easier to assert, manipulate, and traverse your React Components' output.
Why do developers choose Mocha?
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What are the cons of using Mocha?
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What are the cons of using Enzyme?
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What companies use Mocha?
537 companies on StackShare use Mocha
What companies use Jest?
323 companies on StackShare use Jest
What companies use Enzyme?
67 companies on StackShare use Enzyme
What tools integrate with Mocha?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Mocha
What tools integrate with Jest?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Jest
What tools integrate with Enzyme?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Enzyme

What are some alternatives to Mocha, Jest, and Enzyme?

  • Jasmine - DOM-less simple JavaScript testing framework
  • Protractor - End-to-end test framework for Angular and AngularJS applications
  • Cypress - Cypress provides better, faster, and more reliable testing for anything that runs in a browser.
  • AVA - A refined, futuristic test runner

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