Virtualization specialist Parallels on Thursday confirmed plans to convey the just lately launched Home windows 11 to Mac, although it’s unclear when compatibility with the brand new Microsoft working system will land.
Parallels failed to supply an estimated launch timeframe in a statement to iMore, saying solely that it “will certainly do every thing that is potential to make it occur.”
“Since Home windows 11 has simply been introduced just lately, the Parallels Engineering workforce is ready for the official Home windows 11 Insider Preview construct to begin learning modifications launched within the new OS to ship full compatibility in future Parallels Desktop updates,” stated Nick Dobrovolskiy, Parallels’ SVP of engineering and help.
Home windows 11 debuted final week with a contemporary consumer interface, new multitasking choices, Android app help, Microsoft Groups integration, and extra.
Parallels most just lately up to date its Parallels Desktop virtualization software program in April with help for Apple’s M1 chip. The suite is optimized for macOS Huge Sur, although Parallels is already creating tweaks for the upcoming macOS Monterey.
For now, customers can flip to Apple’s Boot Camp to run each native and virtualized cases of Home windows on Intel Macs. That can change as soon as Apple transitions its laptop computer and desktop traces to Apple Silicon, leaving third-party virtualization options as the one possibility within the close to time period.
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