Review: Free, open source VirtualBox lags behind VMware and Parallels

Posted by BernardSwiss on Oct 12, 2012 12:30 PM EDT
Ars Technica; By Andrew Cunningham
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Poor 3D support and lack of OS integration features hurt VirtualBox the most. Our Parallels Desktop and VMware Fusion shootout took a deep dive into the two most successful commercial virtualization products for the Mac, but many of you had questions about VirtualBox, the free and open source desktop virtualization software currently offered by Oracle. Both Parallels and VMware offer plenty of features for home and business users, but is VirtualBox an acceptable alternative for the cash-strapped?

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