Visual Regression Testing



(No longer supported) Huxley is a test-like system for catching visual regressions in Web applications


Java based tool for visual regression testing, supporting W3C and accessibility validators and even more.

Argus Eyes

A lightweight CLI tool for visual regression testing


Axcept helps you to spot every bug by visually comparing screenshots. No matter if it's an unwanted UI change or a broken feature. Run up to 100 tests in parallel ⚡️


BackstopJS is a config-driven automated screenshot test application for responsive websites and web-applications. Specify a set of DOM elements and viewport sizes and BackstopJS will work like an extra set of eyes on your workflow.


A visual regression testing tool that analyzes your html and css to explain why changes have occurred.


Chromatic is a screenshot testing & review tool for UI components and component libraries. It seamlessly integrates into your PR and CI workflow to notify you of UI regressions. Perfect for Storybook.


PhantomJS/SlimerJS-based tool which checks your current layout constantly against a reference image you have provided in the past. If your layout breaks (or simply changes - CSS Critic can't tell) your tests fail.

A simple API to quantify and visualize differences


Differencify is a library for visual regression testing by comparing your local changes with reference screenshots of your website. It is built on top of chrome headless using Puppeteer.

SaaS platform that takes screenshots of your webpages and compare with custom algorithm. Perfect for smoke testing your visual changes, Drupal / Wordpress updates. Takes 5 minutes to configure.


Screenshot and DOM change comparison using headless Chrome and Google puppeteer.

Galen Framework

A different spin on VRT, Galen tests the location of objects relatively to each other on page.


Selenium-based testing suite with API/UI functionality and full-featured tests.

Ghost Inspector

All in one tool that provides a visual editor (a free Chrome recorder extension) which allows you to record operations and assertions right in your web browser. Run the tests on a regular basis via their site.


Built on top of PhantomCSS, adding new features like annotations for each screenshot and a viewer to compare and choose the correct screenshots.

Applitools Eyes

Cloud based software testing tool which integrates with many testing toolsets out there (including WebdriverIO/WebdriverCSS), providing additional functionality and an UI/API for managing test results.


A test-runner for image comparisons that is built on top of Blink-Diff


Ruby based tool to automatically test the design of your webapp.


A wrapper around Nightmare.js to look at your UI changes in prod before deploying to prod.


Faster, more user friendly visual regression testing.

Percy adds a visual review and approval service to your UI snapshots. It integrates directly into your GitHub pull requests, providing just in time visual regression testing.


A CasperJS module for automating visual regression testing with PhantomJS or SlimerJS and Resemble.js.


Node.js Visual regression test tool.


Command line tool built to find image-based differences between website updates. Based on Succss.


Hosted visual regression testing with powerful integration with Storybook (React/Vue/Angular etc).


Web-based visual regression testing tool that combines screenshot images with DOM and CSS verifications. Does not require coding. Based on visual comparisons.


UI/API interface for managing results of WebdriverIO/WebdriverCSS tests.


Visual Regression testing accross stages. Vidiff allows you to compare screenshots between production and staging, staging and pull requests, or any branch/stage across any browser and screen resolution.


VisualReview's goal is to provide a productive and human-friendly workflow for testing and reviewing your web application's layout for any regressions. is a flexible visual regression testing service. Easy to use SDK/API. Use together with your preferred testing framework. Get results on email, in Slack or via webhooks.


This plugin is an automatic visual regression-testing tool for WebdriverIO. It was inspired by James Cryer's awesome project called PhantomCSS.