Alternatives to VMware Fusion for Mac with any license

  • 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...

    • VirtualBox is almost always the better option compared to VMWare. Open source and free, works on Windows, Mac and Linux. Vital and important software for running virtual machines, testing other operating systems, etc. JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Open source and free with nearly the same options. vb078Jun 2018 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Proton

    Proton is a tool for use with the Steam client which allows games which are exclusive to Windows to run on...

    • Proton doesn't run on Mac and it's not a virtualization product. Guest • 14 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • Proton is not an alternative to VMware Fusion. Proton is not a tier 2 hypervisor like the rest are. Guest • Oct 2020 Disagree   Agree
    • Proton is a tool used with the Steam client to allows Windows games to run on NIX operating systems. It uses Wine to facilitate this. Wine is a compatibility layer that allows binaries for a legacy or foreign system to run on a host system. Wine may have compatibility issues with your apps. Check here,, before considering it in lieu of a Hypervisor. It is not a type 2 hypervisor like Fusion, VirtualBox or QEMU. Guest • Jul 2020 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Linux Steam

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  • Boot Camp

    Boot Camp is a utility by that assists users in installing Windows 10 on Macs. Boot Camp guides users through non-destructive re-partitioning (including resizing of an...

    • Bootcamp is basically a very specialized partition manager to allow the installation of windows on apple machines. It also comes with windows drivers for the hardware used by apple. Guest • 14 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • Boot Camp is not a hypervisor or virtualization technology, it is a dual-boot tool Guest • Nov 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • PCE

    PCE is a collection of microcomputer emulators. At the moment it contains three emulators: PCE/atarist is an Atari ST emulator. It emulates the various ST and Mega ST...

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  • Veertu

    Veertu is simple, light, secure virtualization software designed for Mac and available through the app store.

    • Discontinued
      Discontinued virtualization product.

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  • for Mac for Mac runs PC apps on your Mac without having to install a Virtual Machine. Unlike other Mac VM solutions, is cloud-based. There is no need to...

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