VMware Fusion vs Virtual PC : Which is Better?

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VMware Fusion

VMware Fusion is a software hypervisor developed by VMware for Macintosh computers. VMware Fusion allows Intel-based Macs to run operating systems such as Microsoft Windows, Linux, NetWare, or Solaris on virtual machines, along with their Mac OS X operating system using a combination of paravirtualization, hardware virtualization and dynamic recompilation. Developed by VMware

License: Commercial

Categories: Network & Admin

Apps available for Mac OS X

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Virtual PC

Virtual PC is free virtualization software for Windows. Developed by Microsoft

License: Free

Apps available for Windows

VMware Fusion VS Virtual PC Feature comparision

Feature VMware Fusion Virtual PC
Operating system
Virtual Machines
Virtualization
Open VMDK files
Multiple languages
Zalando integration
Container virtualization
Container
Hypervisor
Portable
Scriptable
Support for Android Things
Bundled with macOS
Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
Linux-based
Run Windows software
Container Orchestration
FOSS
SSH
VNC Viewer
Live migration
Emulation
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