Users of macOS are content with a small set of games from Steam and Mac App Store, and they have the ability to run older releases using virtualization software. The developers of the Parallels Desktop package did the run games and heavy graphic programs for Windows on macOS a little easier with the latest update – it adds support for DirectX 11.
Implementation of rendering technology using Apple’s Metal graphics rendering speeds up by about 15 %. It is still not enough to run on macOS latest Windows games with excellent graphics, but to virtualize releases 5-7 years ago with 3ds Max and Microsoft Office – completely. In the official list of changes the developers guarantee the work of games like Madden NFL 19, Age of Empires: Definitive Edition, Anno 2205, Railway Empire, Space Engineers, Frostpunk, Risk of Rain 2, FIFA 19, Fallout 4, Elite Dangerous, Prey (2017), Crysis 3, Anno 1800. Package virtualization Desktop Parallels 15 also receives support functions Sidecar from the operating system macOS Catalina. With it you can extend the computer screen on the iPad. Therefore, the users of the package can run Windows apps right on the screen of the Apple tablet.
Also among the innovations of the fifteenth version of Parallels Desktop: support for extended work with Apple Pencil stylus, improved drag-and-drop between the two systems, support for Intel HDA sound cards, improved support for Bluetooth and others. Updated package virtualization is already available for purchase, however, the new functions associated with macOS 10.15, will appear closer to the release of this operating system later this year. The cost of a new license of Parallels Desktop 15 is 4990 rubles, and the update from the old version – 2490 rubles.