According to Parallels announcement, Desktop 7 for Mac will reach stores on September 6. Parallels representative said, “more than 90 new and enhanced features in Parallels Desktop 7 include Mac OS X Lion integration, performance boosts and a powerful new Parallels Mobile app and My Parallels services platform for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch devices.”
The highlights include:
- Run multiple copies of OS X Lion or Windows and their applications on your Mac.
- Start/stop any of your applications remotely.
- Enhanced graphics performance, up to 45% faster 3D.
- Windows on Demand- now you can purchase and automatically install Windows on your Mac from Parallels Desktop 7 in the U.S.
- For your Windows programs, enjoy Lion functionality including Full Screen, Launch Pad and Mission Control.
- Watch and listen to Flash videos in Windows on your Mac by using your iPad, iPhone or iPod.
Parallels 7 is already available as an upgrade for Parallels Desktop versions 5 and 6 users, however, it will be made available for download and in retail on September 6.