Parallels® Affiliate

Earn up to 25% commission with the most trusted
virtualization software since 2006.

Our Affiliate Team is here to help you grow your revenue
and help you out with any questions you may have.

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Commission Structure and Tiers

Product and License Type Base
Tier 2 Tier 3 Tier 4
Parallels® Desktop for Mac Perpetual 15% 18% if you earn >$10k per month 20% if you earn >$20k per month 25% if you earn >$40k per month
Parallels® Desktop for Mac Standard 1Y
Parallels® Desktop for Mac PRO
Parallels® Desktop for Mac Business
Parallels® Desktop for Mac Student Edition 10% 18% if you earn >$10k per month 20% if you earn >$15k per month 25% if you earn >$30k per month
Parallels® Toolbox for Mac
Parallels® Toolbox for Windows

Important Notes Regarding Commission Earnings:

  • Commission is only paid on new license sales. Details on upgrade licenses and subscription licenses follow.
  • For subscription licenses (Parallels Desktop Standard 1Y, Parallels Desktop PRO 1Y, Parallels Desktop Business 1Y) commission will only be fulfilled for the first year.
  • Commission changes are applied automatically on the Affiliate Platform.
    If the changes haven’t been applied or you have any other commission-related questions, please contact the Affiliate Manager at
    Older commission configurations made on 1:1 basis with partners remain unchanged.

What’s New in Parallels Desktop 19 and Useful Resources

  • Optimized for macOS Sonoma 14
  • Touch ID-enabled for Windows sign-in
  • OpenGL 4.1 Support in Windows
  • Designed to run CentOS 9 Stream on a Mac with Apple silicon
  • Designed to run Intel-based software in Arm-based Linux
  • Vast improvements for macOS virtual machine on Mac computers with Apple silicon

This version of Parallels offers much-anticipated support for the Packer tool; easily spin up a macOS virtual machine and automate CI/CD workflows.

And on macOS Sonoma, running macOS in a virtual machine on a Mac computer with Apple silicon is so much better:

  • No need to shut down the virtual machine every time due to added support for VM suspend and resume.
  • Dynamic resolution adjustment when changing the virtual screen size.
  • The keyboard layout is now synced with Mac hardware and supports more keyboard shortcuts.
  • Use familiar multitouch gestures with Trackpad in the virtual machine.
  • Enroll Windows 11 on Mac with Apple silicon in Microsoft Intune.

Top reasons to buy

Reason Description Value proposition
Easy to use
  • Parallels Desktop is designed with simplicity in mind.
  • Download, install, and configure Windows 11 in one click.
  • Download a set of free, ready-to-use Linux systems for your Mac.
It's easy to use Parallels Desktop. There is no need to find a Windows image or learn how to install and configure it.
Seamless integration
  • Parallels Desktop smoothly integrates Windows with your Mac, so that you can focus on using Windows apps the way you like.
  • Seamlessly move and share content between Mac and Windows.
  • Use coherence mode to hide the Windows desktop and use Windows apps just like Mac apps.
Smooth integration enables you to be more productive.
First-class performance
  • Run more than 200,000 Windows apps on your Mac without performance issues.
  • Run Visual Studio, AutoCAD, SolidWorks, and other resource-intensive apps on your Mac.
  • Play many classic Windows games on your Mac.
With Parallels Desktop you can use a high-performing Windows OS on your Mac. No need to pick up a PC to run Windows apps.
Stays up to date
  • Parallels Desktop delivers timely updates to support new hardware and OS releases.
  • Enable a Windows Maintenance schedule to ensure your Windows is always up to date.
  • Parallels Desktop 19 is optimized for the upcoming release of macOS Sonoma 14.
No need to worry about upcoming macOS and Windows updates. Parallels Desktop always stays up to date.
Simply works
  • Parallels Desktop is a polished and reliable product you can trust with any job.
  • A Parallels Desktop subscription comes with premium 24/7 customer service to assist you with your ongoing needs.
You can rely on Parallels Desktop and focus on getting your job done.

Parallels Toolbox

Parallels Toolbox is our all-in-one productivity suite with more than 40 one-touch tools for macOS and Windows 11.

You can:

  • Save space on your hard drive
  • Create high-quality content
  • Quickly optimize your computer for a presentation
  • And more!

Promo Information

Quarter Dates Month Promotions
(Parallels Desktop Only, Student Edition not included)
Q1 Dec 1 - Feb 28 December Holiday promo for all locales
January Holiday promo for all locales
February End of quarter major deal (bigger discount or bundle promo)
Q2 Mar 1 - May 31 March End of month short promo
April Golden Week deal in Japan
May End of month short promo
Q3 June 1 - Aug 31 June Major Bday promo for all locales
July End of month short promo
August New version of Parallels Desktop Launch (no discounts available)
Q4 Sept 1 - Nov 30 September End of month short promo
October 11/11 promo in China, National Day in China

Important notes regarding promotions:

  • If you have your own promo calendar and would like to work out a personal promo plan with us, please contact us.
  • If you are a new affiliate, you are entitled to a 10% off welcome offer. If you haven’t received the offer yet, send us an email!
  • If you own a YouTube or a TikTok channel, please send us an email. We have a special collaboration offer designed just for you!