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Parallels 5 (build 9308)

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  • Parallels Desktop 5 for Mac
    4/5
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Price when rated: $80; $50 upgrade
Lowest price: $8.00 via Amazon.com Marketplace
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Pros

  • Multi-touch support
  • Very fast in all facets of use
  • Very good DirectX and OpenGL support
  • Cleaner installation than prior releases
  • Feature rich

Cons

  • Sleep mode may prevent resuming 3D games
  • MacLook theme for Windows isn't all that good
  • Features add complexity
  • Defaults to fully-integrated OS X/Windows mode
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