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In a company I'm working we are planning to get some devices in order to test our software on it. We are doing web app, so I need to know Is there a big difference between Windows 8 IE, Windows phone IE and Windows RT IE In other words should we test on all three devices or testing on desktop IE should be enough?

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As far as I know, the Internet Explorer found on Windows Phone uses the same engine as the desktop version of IE. I think the only difference between them is the viewport/screen sizes that they'll be viewed on.

I think really you can test mobile sites on the desktop version of IE the same way you would with Safari, just resize the screen.

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you are correct sir: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trident_(layout_engine) –  albert Sep 11 '13 at 23:37
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@albert Thx guys! But seems JavaScript interpreter not included in Trident, so it may differ from platform to platform.. –  H1D Sep 12 '13 at 11:36
    
huh....can you be more specific? i'm confused. –  albert Sep 12 '13 at 21:45
    
IE has the same Chakra JavaScript engine on both Windows and Windows Phone. There are a few 'edge' differences & bugs that don't affect that many sites. For the most part Mick is correct you can use IE 10 and resize for about a 99.5% coverage. Remember till Windows Phone is updated to WP 8.1 the browser is IE 10, so you should open the F12 tools and use the window phone compatibility mode to get a more accurate test. –  Chris Love Nov 21 '13 at 15:36
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