Runs Windows and macOS simultaneously on a Mac.
Whether you need to run Windows programs that don’t have Mac versions, or you’re making a switch from Windows PC to Mac and need to transfer your data, Parallels Desktop has you covered.
Reuse your existing Boot Camp installation. Using Boot Camp in Parallels Desktop virtual machine is easy—just follow our installation assistant at start-up.
Run thousands of Windows apps like Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer, Access, Quicken, QuickBooks, Visual Studio, even graphic intensive games and CAD programs without compromising on performance or rebooting.
Use Windows, side-by-side, with macOS on your MacBook, MacBook Pro, iMac, iMac Pro, Mac mini or Mac Pro—no restarting required. Share files and folders, copy and paste images and text, and drag and drop files and contents between Mac and Windows applications.
Graphic and resource-hungry Windows applications run effortlessly without slowing down your Mac. Run applications, such as Microsoft Office, Visual Studio, SQL Server, PowerBI, AutoCAD, MetaTrader, and thousands more. Play your favorite classic Windows-only games on a Mac.
Make Windows invisible while still using its applications in Coherence™ Mode. If you’re new to Mac, you can set Windows to occupy your entire screen, so it would look just like it should if you were using a Windows PC.
macOS Ventura 13.0 (when released)
macOS Monterey 12.4 or newer
macOS Big Sur 11.6.6 or newer
macOS Catalina 10.15.7 or newer
macOS Mojave 10.14.6 or newer
Apple M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, M1 Ultra, and M2 chips, Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, Core i9, Intel Core M or Xeon processor
4GB of RAM
600 MB for Parallels Desktop application installation
Apple M1, M1 Pro, M1 Max, M1 Ultra, and M2 chips, Intel, AMD Radeon, or NVIDIA graphics cards