VMware Workstation Player Alternatives
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...
- - VirtualBox is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to VMware Workstation Player.
- - VirtualBox is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to VMware Workstation Player.
Comments about VirtualBox as a Alternative to VMware Workstation Player
Open source but problems with 3D accelerations (works better in VMWare for me).0
Way better than VMware and Open Source.-1
Windows guest sound are crackle.-9
QEMU (short for "Quick EMUlator") is a free and open-source hosted hypervisor that performs hardware virtualization.
Opinions about QEMU as a Alternative to VMware Workstation Player
VMware Workstation Pro Lets You Run Multiple Operating Systems as Virtual Machines (including Windows VMs) on a Single Windows or Linux PC. VMware Workstation Pro is the industry standard for running multiple operating systems as virtual machines (VMs) on a single Linux or...
- - VMware Workstation Pro is the most popular commercial alternative to VMware Workstation Player.
VMware Workstation Pro Features
- Is this is a good alternative?YesNo40 KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) alternatives
- Free • Open Source
- Virtualization Tool
KVM (for Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions (Intel VT or AMD-V). It consists of a loadable kernel module, kvm.
- - KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is the most popular Android alternative to VMware Workstation Player.
KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) Features
The virt-manager application is a desktop user interface for managing virtual machines through libvirt. It primarily targets KVM VMs, but also manages Xen and LXC (linux containers). It presents a summary view of running domains, their live performance & resource utilization...
Parallels Desktop gives Mac users the ability to run Windows, Linux or any other operating system and their critical applications at the same time as macOS. Parallels Desktop is optimized for Intel and Apple M1 chip.
Parallels Desktop Features
Seamlessly run your favorite Windows applications and devices, on any Intel-based Mac. Built from the ground up for the Mac, VMware Fusion is the easiest way to switch to Mac—letting you bring all of your Windows applications with you, making the most of your Windows software...
A simple GNOME application to access virtual systems. It is based on a design from Jon McCann and Jakub Steiner.
Portable-VirtualBox is a free and open source software tool that lets you run any operating system from a usb stick without separate installation. It unpacks and adjusts the paths and configuration of VirtualBox so it will run portably.Discontinued
It has not been updated since 2017 and does not work with any version of Virtualbox beyond v5.1.22.
MobaLiveCD is a freeware that will run your Linux LiveCD on Windows thanks to the excellent emulator called "Qemu".
Comments about MobaLiveCD as a Alternative to VMware Workstation Player
It Is An Accessory for QEMU0
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.
- - UTM is the most popular iPhone & iPad alternative to VMware Workstation Player.