The fastest, easiest, most powerful way to run Windows on your Mac—without rebooting!
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. Parallels Desktop 12 is fully optimized for Windows 10 and macOS Sierra.
Run Windows and Mac applications side-by-side
Experience as much or as little Windows as you want. Multiple view modes allow you full control of the level of integration between Mac and Windows.
Moving from PC to a Mac has never been this easy
Easily transfer everything on your current PC–operating system, documents, applications, games, even your internet browser favorites –over to your Mac in a snap.
Streamlined Windows Installation
Installing Windows on your Mac has never been so simple. The easy to use and intuitive Wizard walks you through the complete setup, including the purchase of a Windows 10 license, if needed.
Already using Boot Camp?
Easily convert your existing Windows Boot Camp partition to a new Parallels Desktop virtual machine.
Not just for Windows
Run a wide array of operating systems including macOS, Windows 10, 8.1, and 7, Linux, Google Chrome, and more.
Lightning Fast Performance
Resource-hungry Windows applications run effortlessly without slowing down your Mac, and Microsoft® Office is faster than ever.
One-click optimization of virtual machine settings makes it easy to get the performance you need.
Designed with developers, power users, and other demanding professionals in mind. The Pro edition gives you more processing power, up to 64 GB vRAM and 16 vCPUs per virtual machine. Includes built-in debugging tools, headless mode for virtual machines, nested virtualization, roll back mode, and support for popular development tools like Visual Studio, Vagrant, Jenkins, and more. Complimentary 24/7 phone and email support included.
Designed for use in work settings, the Parallels Desktop Business Edition includes all the Pro features plus 24/7 premium email and phone support. It enables easy centralized administration, mass deployment capabilities, a license management portal, and advanced security controls.
Imagine having a set of tools, with no complicated settings, to simplify everyday tasks.
Take a screenshot with a simple click, secure private files with a password, download a favorite video from YouTube or Facebook with little fuss, easily record a screencast, or keep your Mac from sleeping with the push of a button.
Now, with Parallels Desktop 12 including Parallels Toolbox, you can do all of that and more, with one click!
Parallels Desktop 12 for Mac is fully optimized for macOS Sierra—as a host or guest OS. With new retina display support, enjoy smart resizing and independent screen resolutions for separate displays.
Seamless Office 365 Integration now allows Word, Excel, or PowerPoint documents in Safari to open in their native Windows Office app.
Distraction free presentation mode for both Mac and Windows, including Keep Mac Awake, Hide Desktop Files, Do Not Disturb, and Start in Full Screen quick modes.
Now with 500 GB of free online storage for one year, powered by Acronis.
Access shared folders up to 25% faster, suspend is up to 60% faster, taking snapshots is up to 25% faster, and battery life is extended by more than 10%.
Fast Incremental Backup With Acronis True Image
One-year subscription for Acronis True Image with up to 500 GB of cloud backup storage and fast incremental backups.
Easily and quickly archive and password-protect files on both Mac and Windows.
macOS Sierra Optimized Storage Plug-in
Integration with upcoming macOS Sierra storage optimization feature. Lets you view and control your Parallels Desktop VM storage natively.
Store Passwords in Mac keychain
Lets you store and manage all of your passwords, including Windows, Internet Explorer®, and Microsoft Edge™, in your native Mac keychain.
Seamless Office 365® Integration
Word, Excel®, or PowerPoint® documents in Safari® will now open in the native Windows Office app.
Do Not Disturb Mode for Mac and Windows
Increases your productivity by temporarily disabling all distractions, including application and OS notifications, and preventing your Mac from going to sleep.
EXE File Icons in Finder
Windows EXE file icons now show in the Finder.
Schedule Windows Updates
Schedule Windows updates for when you want, and avoid annoying notifications and unexpected Windows restarts.
Retina® display support with smart resizing and independent screen resolutions for separate displays.
Parallels Desktop is ready when you are. Open Windows applications or documents up to three times faster, even if you’ve quit Parallels Desktop, with no additional CPU use.
Alarm, Stopwatch, and Timer
A set of handy, easy-to-use time management tools to keep you productive and on task.