Mocha vs. Jest vs. QUnit

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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 QUnit?

QUnit is a powerful, easy-to-use JavaScript unit testing framework. It's used by the jQuery, jQuery UI and jQuery Mobile projects and is capable of testing any generic JavaScript code, including itself!

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Why do developers choose Mocha?
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Why do developers choose QUnit?
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What are the cons of using Mocha?
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What are the cons of using Jest?
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What are the cons of using QUnit?
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What companies use Mocha?
498 companies on StackShare use Mocha
What companies use Jest?
276 companies on StackShare use Jest
What companies use QUnit?
13 companies on StackShare use QUnit


What tools integrate with Mocha?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Mocha
What tools integrate with Jest?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Jest
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What are some alternatives to Mocha, Jest, and QUnit?

  • Jasmine - DOM-less simple JavaScript testing framework
  • 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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