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    Oct 24, 2009
    Question Parallels vs Fusion?
    I thinking to install parallels 5 or fusion 3, their price r similar for student discount, which one will u suggest me to install and why? thx

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    May 25, 2009
    Murfreesboro, N.C.
    I have tried both and chose Fusion. Both worked well but Parallels was slower and really slowed my machine down when doing things on the Mac side of the house. Fusion was quicker and while it also slows down my machine it is not nearly as bad. I have 2 g of ram and could probably use a little more but my preference is Fusion.

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    XJ-linux's Avatar
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    Jul 02, 2007
    Going Galt...
    Tried both, and ran Parallels for several years. I settled on Virtual Box in the end. It's free to try and free to own. VB does just about everything the other two do.
    Never judge a man, untill you have walked a mile in his shoes...
    That way you'll be a mile away from him, and you'll have his shoes.

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