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Mockito vs Poltergeist: What are the differences?

Mockito: Tasty mocking framework for unit tests in Java. It is a mocking framework that tastes really good. It lets you write beautiful tests with a clean & simple API. It doesn’t give you hangover because the tests are very readable and they produce clean verification errors; Poltergeist: A PhantomJS driver for Capybara. Poltergeist is a driver for Capybara. It allows you to run your Capybara tests on a headless WebKit browser, provided by PhantomJS.

Mockito and Poltergeist belong to "Testing Frameworks" category of the tech stack.

Mockito and Poltergeist are both open source tools. It seems that Mockito with 9.02K GitHub stars and 1.62K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Poltergeist with 2.53K GitHub stars and 437 GitHub forks.

According to the StackShare community, Mockito has a broader approval, being mentioned in 9 company stacks & 6 developers stacks; compared to Poltergeist, which is listed in 6 company stacks and 4 developer stacks.

What is Mockito?

It is a mocking framework that tastes really good. It lets you write beautiful tests with a clean & simple API. It doesn’t give you hangover because the tests are very readable and they produce clean verification errors.

What is Poltergeist?

Poltergeist is a driver for Capybara. It allows you to run your Capybara tests on a headless WebKit browser, provided by PhantomJS.
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