What is axe for Android?
Axe for Android is made up of two parts. The first is a mobile application for the Android operating system that analyzes Native and Hybrid application content for accessibility based on WCAG and Android Best Practices. The second component is an Open Source accessibility Rules Library built specifically for Android.
Benefits of working with axe for Android
Saves Time & Resources
Axe helps your mobile app dev teams catch accessibility errors while coding, dramatically reducing the time and cost of manual accessibility testing down the line.
Best in Class
The axe Android rules engine is the best out there, covering multiple categories of WCAG violations over the leading competitors, including focus order, focus management, and event stream analysis.
Active Maintenance of Open Source Rules Library
Deque maintains axe for Android as a first-class citizen. Our rules engine is top of class and our team responds to bug fixes and false positives in hours.
Fits Existing Processes
Axe for Android can fit any accessibility development process. Developers can run axe for Android and fix bugs while they code. OR run axe and beta or production builds and email reports to share later.
Join our Community
Axe Android is Open Source. We want to give back to the community and collaborate with you to make the web a better place.
Easy to Use
Get started testing in as little as two minutes. Download the app from the App Store and follow the on-screen prompts. You’ll have actionable intel in no time.
Download or start contributing!