Test your websites & mobile apps on a wide spectrum of iOS devices
Test across a wide range of real iOS devices including iPhone 11, Pro Max, iPhone X, XS, iPhone 8, 6s, iPad Air & Mini & more, running on the latest iOS versions 7 to 13.
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Real iOS Device Cloud
Test your website and mobile apps on real iPhones and iPads for the most accurate testing results. Instant, browser-based access to the latest and most popular iOS devices.
Wide range of iOS versions
Choose from our comprehensive range of iPhones and iPads running on major and minor versions spanning from latest iOS version 13.0 to older iOS version 7.0
Debug & fix bugs instantly
Debug your iOS apps & websites instantly using device logs, browser console and network logs, video recordings and screenshots for every test you run.
Test local servers
Test your iOS mobile apps and websites on internal dev and staging environments by utilizing the secure, encrypted BrowserStack tunnel. No set-up required.
Integrate with iOS frameworks
Integrate Browserstack effortessly with test automation frameworks like XCUitest, Appium, etc. to run your automated iOS tests.
Speed up test runs
Release iOS builds faster by running tests concurrently across devices. Reduce test execution time by more than 10x by using the parallel tests on BrowserStack device cloud.
iOS Versions we support
Frequently Asked Questions
Why is testing on iOS devices critical?
iOS is the second most preferred operating system with a market share of 22% after Android (as of July 2019). Apple smartphones have slowly gained attraction over the past few years. In the USA, Apple smartphones have a market share of 55%. Therefore, it is vital to test applications on iOS devices. Test Now on iOS Devices.
Why is testing on different versions of iOS important?
All Apple devices like iPhones and iPads operate on different versions of iOS like iOS v9.3, v10.3, v11.4, v12.1, v12.2, v12.3, v13. Each version has varying market share, based on the recency and availability of OS upgrades. The most recent iOS version, iOS 12.3, has a 67% share (as of July 2019) amongst all iOS versions. Given this, it becomes extremely important for a business to ensure that the application performs well across different iOS versions and provides a good user experience.
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What is iOS Browser Testing?
iOS Browser Testing enables developers or QA teams to test a website on different browsers (Safari, Chrome, Firefox) and their versions. The device on which the cross-browser testing is done is an iOS device.
How does BrowserStack help users to test on iOS devices online?
BrowserStack offers multiple real iOS devices, to test websites and apps on. Once a user is logged in to Browserstack App Live, the dashboard provides a range of options for the user to test the app on iOS devices online. One can either choose to upload an app from the computer or directly upload the app from Appstore. Similarly, BrowserStack Live provides access to a range of devices to test websites on iOS. Teams can also automate their tests for iOS devices and integrate with CI/CD tools like CircleCI, TeamCity, Jenkins using our plugins. Get Started Free with iOS Real Device Cloud.
What is iOS App testing?
iOS App testing refers to the testing of iOS mobile applications (.IPA files). The testing process involves testing iOS apps on an extensive range of Apple devices like iPhones and iPads operating on different versions of iOS.
Why is it critical to test apps and websites on different versions of iOS?
Although Android OS is the dominant mobile platform with a 72% market share, iOS has been its sole competitor with a considerable market share of 26%.
It’s also important to bear in mind that this 26% of iOS users operate on different versions of iOS. This is because users take time to upgrade to the latest iOS versions. To provide the optimal user experience, apps and websites must be tested across legacy and the latest iOS versions.
Why is it important to test iOS applications on multiple real devices?
Testing iOS apps on multiple real devices help to monitor app behavior in real user conditions. It allows testers to detect any bugs before users can. Detecting and resolving these bugs in the testing phase helps to deliver robust apps that provide seamless user experiences.
Teams can also save on time and cost required to fix issues once the app is made public, as the apps are tested for real user conditions. Inevitably, fewer bugs show up in production.
How to test IPA online?
One can quickly test an iOS app online using BrowserStack App Live by directly uploading the IPA file from a computer. Test IPA Online Now.
Is it possible to test my iOS app on iPhone without the Apple developer program?
Yes, it is possible to test iOS apps on real devices without the Apple developer program using BrowserStack App Live.
To test iOS apps on a real iPhone or iPad, one simply needs to:
- Sign up on BrowserStack App-Live for a free trial
- Choose the desired iPhone or iPad to test on
- Upload the app from your PC or from the App Store
- Get started with testing