Is it worth for OS X 10.8.5 users to upgrade to Fusion 6?

Discussion in 'Windows, Linux & Others on the Mac' started by hajime, Oct 11, 2013.

  1. hajime macrumors 68030

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    Hello, I have been using VMware Fusion 5.0.3 on my rMBP 15" running OS X 10.8.5. I installed Windows 7 Enterprise 64-bit on the Bootcamp partition.

    Is it worth to upgrade to Fusion 6? Is the speed improvement noticeable?

    Thanks.
     
  2. crjackson2134 macrumors 68020

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    I find nothing compelling about version 6. Don't get me wrong, but if ver. 5XX is working well for you, I wouldn't spend the money on 6 unless it has something specific you need. I upgraded and I find nothing special about it.
     
  3. hajime thread starter macrumors 68030

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    Thanks.

    Based on experience, sometimes upgrading leads to slower performance. I think it was from version 3 to 4.
     

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