Parallels Desktop 9 is a fast, seamless and intuitive way to run Windows and Mac applications side by side, without rebooting. Run your day-to-day Windows productivity applications with ease.
Parallels Desktop 9 brings Mac OS X features like Launchpad and Dictation to Windows apps, and is compatible with OS X Mavericks (10.9), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.4) and OS X Lion (10.7.5), OS X Lion (10.6.4) and OS X Snow Leopard (10.6.8) .
In addition to Windows 8, Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac is compatible with Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Linux and Google Chrome OS. Sync to your iCloud without unnecessary duplication of files locally.
If you love the look and feel of Mac OS, make Windows invisible while still using its applications. Whichever way you choose to work, you’ll see no compromises in performance.
- Seamlessly run Windows and Mac apps on one Mac
- Install Windows on a Mac in just three steps
- Run Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP and more
- Use FaceTime, OS X gestures, Dictation, Launchpad and Mission Control with Windows apps
Did you notice?With Parallels Desktop for Mac, you can run Windows, Linux and even Google Chrome OS on your Mac.
Apple Recommends ForRunning both Mac and Windows apps side by side on your Mac without rebooting.
What's in the Box?
- Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac licence
- Installation and quick reference guide
- Activation card
- Complimentary Mac and Windows security software, online back up and recovery trial subscriptions
- Multi-lingual box: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Korean
- Internet Access: Some Features Require Internet Access
- Media: Activation Code & Download Link
- OS X 10.9 Mavericks; OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.4 or later
- Intel-based Mac with Intel Core 2 Duo processor (Intel Core Solo and Core Duo processors are no longer supported)
- At least 700 MB of disk space on the boot volume (Macintosh HD) for Parallels Desktop
- Minimum 2 GB of memory, 4 GB recommended
- Mfr. Part Number: PDFM9L-BX1-NT-EN
- UPC or EAN No.: 846829002050
- Note: Products sold through this website that do not bear the Apple Brand name are serviced and supported exclusively by their manufacturers in accordance with terms and conditions packaged with the products. Apple's Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Please contact the manufacturer directly for technical support and customer service.
- *Windows and other operating systems sold separately.
- Software languages include English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Czech, Portuguese and Russian
Ratings & Reviews
Parallels Desktop - PC Emulation at its best
I am now a keen Mac convert, but have found it hard to relinquish the PC environment altogether. So, Parallels Desktop gives me th I am now a keen Mac convert, but have found it hard to relinquish the PC environment altogether. So, Parallels Desktop gives me the best of both worlds, allowing the two to run at the same in different windows. It is ideal for specialist programs that do not have a Mac version The mapping software I use on my GPS is PC-only, but runs perfectly efficiently under the Windows emulation. What more could I wish for? …
- Written by Hilary L from Peterborough
11 of 12 people found this useful
Empower your Mac with the best of your PC programs
Excellent go-between the operating systems, enabling the speed and reliability of the iMac and all your favourite PC programs. Wo Excellent go-between the operating systems, enabling the speed and reliability of the iMac and all your favourite PC programs. Wouldn't want to be without it. …
- Written by David A from Haslemere
8 of 9 people found this useful
Although I have owned VMWare Fusion in the past, I have stuck with Parallels for the last 2 versions and have not been disappointe Although I have owned VMWare Fusion in the past, I have stuck with Parallels for the last 2 versions and have not been disappointed …
- Written by Mark D from Edinburgh
6 of 6 people found this useful
Great for Quickbooks
With no version of Quickbooks for Mac outside of the USA Parallels gives me total access for our business use, its very stable and With no version of Quickbooks for Mac outside of the USA Parallels gives me total access for our business use, its very stable and I have total control of how Widows behaves!
I would be lost without this very good Program, could not survive without it. …
- Written by Tom S from Wyndham Vale
Parallel for Mac 9
Works a lot faster than previous versions
- Written by Tony S from Burwood East
best way to connect with mac!
- Written by Guanyu C from maroubra
Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
is the microsoft programme come with this ?? or need to install externally??
- Asked by Poh Yee W from Batu Caves
- Nov 26, 2013
Yes. As with any other Windows instillation a good antivirus is strongly recommended.
- Answered by Bradley H
- Nov 24, 2013
Can a single copy of Parallels Desktop 9 be used on 2 Macbook pro computers in the same household?
- Asked by David W
- Nov 26, 2013
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