Run Windows on Mac OS X

with no rebooting


gives you the fantastic flexibility of running Windows on a Mac at the same time
without rebooting. Run Windows programs and games like they were native to your
Mac! Experience total OS integration, strong security and maximum performance
with having all your software, data and devices at your fingertips. Use the best
of both worlds today!

Need to run Windows on more than one Mac?

Buy Parallels Desktop 4.0 for Mac Family Pack
to share Windows on up to 3 Macs and Save $40!


  • No rebooting required!

  • Wide OSes support
    run 32- and 64-bit guests and even Mac OS X Leopard Server and Snow Leopard

  • Improved!
    Parallels Coherence
    run Windows programs like native Mac applications!

  • New!
    Blazing Fast Games & Graphics
    256 MB video memory and expanded 3D support drive the smoothest video output

  • New!
    50% Better Performance
    Run Windows even faster with Parallels Desktop’s new turbo-charged virtualization engine

  • Complete Shared Folders
    share folders, drag-and-drop files and copy-and-paste text between Mac OS X and Windows

  • New!
    iPhone Access
    Remotely start, stop and manage your Windows VM from your iPhone

  • New!
    $175 Value in Bonus Software
    run Windows smoothly on your Mac with the Complete Suite of Most Powerful essentials for Internet security, data protection and disk management

  • New!
    get 20% Mac battery life by reducing power consumption

"If your job requires Windows, but you love your Mac and OS X, Parallels will truly give you the best of both worlds."
— Macworld