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Review: Parallels Desktop 8 vs. VMware Fusion 5

Products Reviewed

(2 items)

Fusion 5

Price when rated: $50.00


  • Improved snapshot feature
  • Multi-display full-screen mode for Windows
  • One license covers multiple Macs
  • OpenGL acceleration in Linux


  • Can't copy graphics from OS X virtual hosts
  • No DirectX 10 in Windows
  • Slow to suspend and resume

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