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Nemo1 says

Hi guys! I was wondering if someone can advice me of a software to test mobile-friendly websites on Windows. i don’t have (since i don’t need it) a smartphone, and so far i’ve only tested websites for mobile phones by resizing windows according to standard screen sizes. I’d like to go a bit further. I know there is the iPhone SDK , with iPhone simulator, but, as I said, I’m on Windows.

So, any suggestion?

Thanks in advance :)

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KrownThemes says

I’ve tried this service and it’s pretty good! http://www.browserstack.com/

But you should definitely get a smartphone for real testing, as no emulation gives you the real experience. You said that you don’t need a smartphone .. wrong! From the moment you started designing mobile friendly friends you needed one :D

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holobest says

Hello Nemo1,

Here is another app that allow you to testing your responsive design :)

http://mattkersley.com/responsive/
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Nemo1 says
@RubenBristian: True… but it costs a lot! :)

Hello Nemo1,

Here is another app that allow you to testing your responsive design :)

http://mattkersley.com/responsive/

Thanks! I was looking for a simulator-like thing, but this is a good alternative anyway :)

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KrownThemes says

@RubenBristian: True… but it costs a lot! :)

I didn’t say “buy an iPhone” :D

If you need to test touch events, then you definitely need a smartphone. If not, you can do well with your browser window anyway.

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