Sauce Labs for Espresso Test Automation

Run Espresso tests for your native and hybrid apps across thousands of real Android devices and emulators

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Power your Espresso test automation with Sauce Labs

Scale mobile test automation and maximize developer productivity by executing your Espresso test suites on Android emulators and thousands of real devices using the Sauce Labs real device cloud.

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Test Android apps reliably

Espresso is a test automation tool for Android applications developed by Google. Sauce Labs enables developers and test engineers to execute reliable automated UI tests for Android apps.

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Scale Espresso automation

Expand test automation coverage and execute Espresso tests at scale at any point in your development cycle, leveraging the wide range of Android emulators and real devices in the Sauce Labs cloud.

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Debug faster with analytics

Use the Sauce Labs cloud and Espresso together to analyze test executions and share test results in order to accelerate developer feedback and correct defects early in the development lifecycle.

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Maximize dev productivity

Executing tests in a single platform with the framework of your choice, allows you to work in the language, IDE (integrated development environment), and tools you already know and understand well.

Benefits of the Espresso mobile test automation framework

  • Comprehensive framework for automated UI testing of Android apps
  • Allows for faster test execution with automatic synchronization of the UI
  • Intuitive to work with for Android developers as it's based on Java/Kotlin
  • Accelerates developer feedback by allowing compilation of tests into a separate APK
  • Reduces test flakiness and produces reliable test results
  • Simple to set up as works well within the Android Studio IDE
  • Allows developers to monitor internals of the device for finer control
  • Easy to maintain and customize Android UI tests with Espresso APIs

Leverage key features for scalable and reliable mobile test automation


Real Device Cloud

Get access to thousands of real iOS devices to expand your test automation coverage


Stable test execution

Execute reliable tests for your iOS apps using the Sauce Labs Real Device Cloud


Parallel testing

Speed up your tests by running them in parallel across devices


CI/CD integration

Easily integrate in your CI/CD pipeline to accelerate release velocity


Robust test reports

Debug faster with test reports that include videos, screenshots, and logs of your tests

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Run your Espresso tests on the world’s most comprehensive continuous testing cloud