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86Box is described as 'hypervisor and IBM PC system emulator that specializes in running old operating systems and software designed for IBM PC systems and compatibles from 1981 through fairly recent system designs based on the PCI bus' and is an app. There are seven alternatives to 86Box for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, iPhone and BSD. The best alternative is VirtualBox, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like 86Box are UTM, PCem, Multipass and pcemu.

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86Box is a hypervisor and IBM PC system emulator that specializes in running old operating systems and software designed...

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  1. VirtualBox icon

    VirtualBox

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Solaris
    60 alternatives to VirtualBox 

    VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as...

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    1.  LightweightVirtualBox consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Container VirtualizationVirtualBox can make use of isolated user spaces called "containers" to run applications.
    VirtualBox Manager
    Create Virtual Machine
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    UTM

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    51 alternatives to UTM 

    UTM is a full featured system emulator and virtual machine host for iOS and macOS. It is based off of QEMU. In short, it allows you to run Windows, Linux, and more on your Mac, iPhone, and iPad.

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    PCem

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    7 alternatives to PCem 

    PCem offers emulation of various IBM PC compatible machines, from the original 1981 model 5150 to later successors and clones by third party manufacturers. The software includes emulation of several compatible graphical video adapters, audio devices, and other peripherals of the...

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    King's Quest, running on an emulated Tandy 1000.
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    Multipass

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    55 alternatives to Multipass 

    Multipass is a lightweight VM manager for Linux, Windows and macOS. It's designed for developers who want a fresh Ubuntu environment with a single command. It uses KVM on Linux, Hyper-V on Windows and HyperKit on macOS to run the VM with minimal overhead.

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    pcemu

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    7 alternatives to pcemu 

    Here you can find the original version of David Hedley's 8086 PC emulator, and my "improved" version. This will emulate a basic PC with a VGA text-only display quite well; there is a reasonable amount of software that will work with no problems.

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  6. Lima

    55 alternatives to Lima 

    Lima launches Linux virtual machines on macOS, with automatic file sharing, port forwarding, and containerd.

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    VirtualBuddy

    49 alternatives to VirtualBuddy 

    VirtualBuddy can virtualize macOS 12 and later on Apple Silicon, with the goal of offering features that are useful to developers who need to test their apps on multiple versions of macOS, especially betas.

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