JUnit and TestNG Comparison

In this blogpost, we are going to compare JUnit with TestNG framework.

JUnit and TestNG both are Testing framework, but TestNG comes up with a few additional features that JUnit does not provide. So, TestNG is much more powerful than JUnit in terms of features and functionalities.

Sr. No Feature/ Description JUnit TestNG
1 Framework Unit Testing Unit, Functional, Integration, End-to-End Testing
2 Test annotation @Test @Test
3 Executed Before each test method @Before @BeforeMethod
4 Executed After each test method @After @AfterMethod
5 Executed Before the first test method in a class @BeforeClass @BeforeClass
6 Executed After all the test methods in a class @AfterClass @AfterClass
7 Ignore a test method @Ignore @Test(enabled=false)
8 Timeout test @Test(timeout=2000) @Test(timeout=2000)
9 Exception test @Test(expected = ExceptionClass.class) @Test(expectedExceptions = ExceptionClass.class)
10 Dependency test Not Available Available
11 Executed Before all the tests in the suite Not Available @BeforeSuite
12 Executed After all the tests in the suite Not Available @AfterSuite
13 Executed Before a test Not Available @BeforeTest
14 Executed After a test Not Available @AfterTest
15 Executed Before first test method is executed belonging to any group Not Available @BeforeGroups
16 Executed After first test method is executed belonging to any group Not Available @AfterGroups
17 Reporting Not Available Available

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