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I am a software tester. I want to practice software testing on mobile/smartphone(preferably on android OS). Are there any open source software projects or applications which i can test on my mobile? I mean to say is there any open source projects for android platform that on which i can practice mobile testing/mobile app testing(mainly manual testing)?

  • Try SeeTestManual, it is not free of charge but you can get a free trial. – Yu Zhang Mar 1 '17 at 19:31
  • Do you want a web app or native app? – Chris Kenst Mar 1 '17 at 20:49
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    IIUC, you want to volunteer to do testing for some/any open source Android app? – Peter M. Mar 1 '17 at 20:50
  • @chris: Anyone- Webapp or native app. – a Learner Mar 2 '17 at 5:15
  • @Peter: ya as a volunteer in an open source project as software tester. – a Learner Mar 2 '17 at 5:17
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Sure there are :)

This is a collection of Android Apps which are open source and you can test them

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You don't need an Open Source Android app to test. You can use just about any .apk built for Release [Source]. This is unlike iOS apps that have to be built using a Debug build and have the test framework packaged in [Source].

Tools like Xamarin (free with Visual Studio Community for Windows and Xamarin Studio for OSX) or SeeTest (paid app) only ask for the apk file and runs with it.

I use Xamarin but linked SeeTest as my sources since the docs were easier to find.

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