You probably know Parallels Desktop, one of the best software for virtualization for Mac for, which allows you to take advantage of the operating system Windows on his Apple machine, without having to install two OSes. Since yesterday, Parallels Desktop 12 is available, and arrives as after each major version with dozens of new features, including mainly the support of macOS Sierra.
Among the many other new features, there are improved performance. Access to shared folders is up to 25% faster, interruption is up to 60% faster, creating screenshots is up to 25% faster and the autonomy of the battery is extended by more than 10%. At the same time, Parallels Desktop 12 has the fast incremental backup with Acronis True Image 500 GB storage in the Cloud. Side security, you can now quickly and easily archive and password protect your files on Mac and Windows.
Parallels Desktop 12 is also a storage plug-in optimized for macOS Sierra, which allows you to natively view and control your Parallels Desktop virtual machine storage. You can also store and manage Internet passwords in the Keychain native to your Mac. In addition, theOffice 365 integration is seamless : Word, Excel or PowerPoint documents in Safari now open in the native Windows Office application.
At the same time, a fashion Do not disturb for Mac and Windows makes an appearance. It increases your productivity by temporarily disabling all distractions, including notifications from apps and operating systems, and preventing Mac from going to sleep. In addition, Windows EXE file icons now appear in Finder.
Parallels Desktop 12 is also the schedule Windows updates to avoid annoying notifications and unwanted restarts, the support for Retina with intelligent scaling and independent screen resolutions for each screen, and alarm, stopwatch and timer to stay productive and dedicate yourself to your work. Parrallels Desktop 12 is available now for owners of version 10 or 11, at a price of 49.99 euros. The others will be able to take advantage of it from August 23, at a price of € 79.99. The pro version is sold at 99.99 euros.