Software and hardware requirements

Before you install the mobile test client and start working with the test workbench, be sure that you understand the following requirements.

Operating system for the test workbench

  • Microsoft Windows version 7, Vista, 8.x, and 10
  • Red Hat Linux version 5, 6, and 7 Ubuntu 14.04 and 16.04
  • Apple Mac OS X v.10.9 or later

Operating system for the device

  • Android 2.2 - 7.0.x
  • iOS 6.x - 10.0.x

JavaScript frameworks

  • jQuery Mobile 1.3 and later
  • Dojo Mobile 1.9

Additional requirements for Android

  • Android SDK 21, 22, 23, or 24

Additional requirements for iOS

  • Xcode 4.6, 5.x, 6.x, and 7
  • iOS Simulator
Note: An Apple Macintosh computer is required to build and compile native and hybrid applications or to test with the iOS Simulator. A Macintosh computer is not required to test a web application on an iOS device or to test a native or hybrid application if you already have an instrumented version of the application under test.