VirtualBox vs QEMU : Which is Better?

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VirtualBox

VirtulaBox is an open source software to run virtual systems on top of a physical system. Virtual systems are normally used for providing separate environment for each client sharing a single physical system. Developed by Oracle

License: Open Source

Categories: Network & Admin

Apps available for Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Solaris

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QEMU

QEMU (short for Quick Emulator) is a free and open-source hosted hypervisor that performs hardware virtualization QEMU is a hosted virtual machine monitor. Developed by Fabrice Bellard

License: Open Source

Apps available for Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD

VirtualBox VS QEMU Feature comparision

Feature VirtualBox QEMU
Multiple languages
Open VMDK files
Virtualization
Zalando integration
Support for Android Things
Bundled with macOS
Operating system
Portable
Scriptable
Emulation
Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
Linux-based
GNU/linux-libre
Run Windows software
Live migration
Clustering
Container
High Availability
FOSS
VNC Viewer
Hypervisor
User mode emulation
Lightweight
Combined Inbox
Container virtualization
Unified inbox
Cloud IDE
Web Development
Web Browsers Based on Chromium
Web Browsers Based on Firefox
Android Sync
Linux
X86-emulation
*community curated information: This table may not have the most accurate information. Please report any problems here

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