Platform Compatibility Testing

Ensure your software reaches and delights users on all platforms with comprehensive platform compatibility testing.

Why Compatibility Testing?

Reliatest software offers a comprehensive and user-friendly solution for platform compatibility testing.

Ensuring Consistent Functionality

By conducting platform compatibility testing, organizations can ensure a consistent and optimized user experience across various devices, operating systems, and web browsers.

Minimizing User Frustration

Platform compatibility testing helps detect and resolve issues at an early stage, reducing the need for extensive rework or hotfixes post-launch. By investing in compatibility testing upfront, businesses save time, effort, and resources that would otherwise be spent on fixing issues reported by users.

Enhancing User Experience

Users expect applications to function seamlessly across different platforms. Platform compatibility testing ensures that the software performs consistently, regardless of the device or operating system used, thus providing a positive and consistent user experience.

Expanded Market Reach

With the proliferation of different devices and platforms, compatibility testing allows businesses to reach a wider audience. By ensuring that their software functions properly on popular devices, operating systems, and browsers.

Complying with Industry Standards

Certain industries, such as healthcare, finance, and government sectors, have stringent regulatory requirements that demand software compatibility across specific platforms. Platform compatibility testing helps organizations meet these compliance standards and ensures that their software functions correctly within the mandated platforms.

Supporting Multiple Platforms

Platform compatibility testing plays a crucial role in ensuring that software applications perform consistently across multiple platforms.

Maintaining Brand Reputation

Incompatibility issues that result in a poor user experience can have a negative impact on a company's brand reputation. By conducting thorough platform compatibility testing, businesses can identify and address any issues before they reach users.

Future-Proofing the Software

Platform compatibility testing helps businesses future-proof their software by identifying and addressing compatibility issues early on. By proactively adapting their applications or websites to new platforms.

Gaining Competitive Advantage

In a competitive market, offering support for multiple platforms can differentiate a business from its competitors. By providing a wider range of platform options, businesses can attract users who value flexibility and accessibility.

Services We Provide in Platform Compatibiliy testing

Whether you create online applications, websites, network software or other hardware utilities, we are your business partner. Reliatest offers in compatibility services, which include Android app compatibility testing, iOS compatibility testing, software compatibility testing, browser compatibility testing, and hardware compatibility testing that can help you formulate a configuration matrix and methodology to identify the optimum number of combinations.

Compatibility Testing Approach We Follow

As a high-end compatibility testing company, Reliatest follows a methodical approach in performing compatibility testing, customizing the tests according to the clients’ needs. From legacy devices to the latest and greatest on all major platforms, Intertek’s compatibility testing puts you ahead of the competition

Identify Target Platforms

Determine the specific platforms, devices, browsers, operating systems, or other components that your software needs to be compatible with. This will help focus your testing efforts.

Develop Test Cases

Design test cases that cover the essential features, functionalities, and interactions of your software on each platform. Test cases should be comprehensive and include different scenarios and edge cases.

Prioritize and Fix Issues

Analyze and prioritize the identified compatibility issues based on their severity and impact on users. Collaborate with developers and stakeholders to address and resolve the issues found during testing.

Define Compatibility Criteria

Establish clear criteria and requirements for compatibility. This includes defining the desired level of functionality, performance, and user experience on each platform.

Execute Tests

Perform the compatibility tests based on the defined test cases. This may involve manual testing, automated testing, or a combination of both. Ensure that you thoroughly test across different platforms and configurations.

Retest and Verify

After making fixes or adjustments, retest the software on the affected platforms to ensure that the compatibility issues have been resolved successfully. Regression testing may also be required to ensure that fixes have not introduced new problems.

Monitor and Maintain Compatibility

As new platforms, devices, or software versions emerge, continue to monitor and test for compatibility. Stay updated with changes in technology and industry standards to maintain ongoing compatibility of your software.

Create a Test Environment

Set up a dedicated testing environment that replicates the target platforms as closely as possible. This may involve configuring different devices, operating systems, browsers, or network setups.

Document Issues

Record any compatibility issues, including bugs, glitches, performance bottlenecks, or inconsistencies encountered during testing. Provide detailed information about the problem, the platform, and steps to reproduce the issue.

Repeat for All Platforms

Repeat the compatibility testing process for each target platform identified in Step 1. This helps ensure comprehensive compatibility coverage across the entire range of intended platforms.

Compatibility Testing Process

Requirement Analysis

  • Understand the compatibility requirements for the software or system under test.

Test Planning

  • Develop a comprehensive test plan that outlines the scope, objectives, and approach for compatibility testing.
  • Define the test environments, test cases, test data, and resources required for testing.

Test Environment Setup

  • Set up the necessary hardware, software, and network configurations to replicate the target environments.

Test Case Design

  • Create test cases that cover various aspects of compatibility, such as functionality, UI rendering, data formats, network compatibility, and interoperability.

Test Execution

  • Execute the test cases in the identified test environments.
  • This can be done manually or using automated testing tools.
  • Conduct thorough testing on each platform, documenting the test results and any compatibility issues encountered.

Issue Reporting

  • Document and report any compatibility issues or defects found during testing.

Issue Resolution

  • Collaborate with the development team to analyze and resolve the compatibility issues.


  • Conduct regression testing to ensure that resolving one compatibility issue does not introduce new ones.

Test Completion

  • Evaluate the test results and compare them against the compatibility objectives defined in the test plan.

Test Documentation

  • Document the test results, including any resolved and outstanding compatibility issues, lessons learned, and recommendations for future testing.

Industries We Cover

Big industries. Big names. Our long-standing reputation in serving a wide variety of industries is our key to success.

Not only do we understand different test requirements, we deliver flexible solutions that best fit your industry-specific needs

Software Development

Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals

Education and e-Learning

E-commerce and Retail

Travel and Hospitality

Automotive and Manufacturing

Government and Public Sector

Banking and Finance

Gaming and Entertainment

Telecom and Communication


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