Mocha vs. Jasmine

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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 Jasmine?

Jasmine is a Behavior Driven Development testing framework for JavaScript. It does not rely on browsers, DOM, or any JavaScript framework. Thus it's suited for websites, Node.js projects, or anywhere that JavaScript can run.

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What are the cons of using Mocha?
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What companies use Mocha?
498 companies on StackShare use Mocha
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193 companies on StackShare use Jasmine


What tools integrate with Mocha?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Mocha
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What are some alternatives to Mocha and Jasmine?

  • Jest - Painless JavaScript Unit Testing
  • Enzyme - JavaScript Testing utilities for React, by Airbnb
  • Protractor - End-to-end test framework for Angular and AngularJS applications
  • AVA - A refined, futuristic test runner

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