|Feature||Latest OS support
Want to use OS X Mavericks (10.9) and Windows Blue (8.1)? It works!
Windows 8 is easier to use with Parallels Desktop 9 for Mac
Unlike the "Start button" planned for Windows 8.1, we bring back a "real" Start button experience, giving you the Windows 7 Start menu experience.
Run Modern (Metro) apps in a window instead of full screen - you can use them side-by-side.
Shared DropBox and Google Drive folders
When using Dropbox and Google Drive from both your Mac host and your Windows guest, your files get duplicated. This feature fixes that so you get optimal storage space.
Power Nap Support
With Power Nap, your Retina Display Mac or MacBook Air sleeps but your Mac applications stay up-to-date, so you have the latest information when your Mac wakes up. This functionality is now brought to the Windows virtual machine, e.g., running Microsoft Outlook.
Connect Thunderbolt and Firewire storage devices and designate them to connect to your Windows virtual machine.
Better graphics than ever, longer battery life, pure power throughout.|