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Supported host operating systems for VMware Fusion and VMware Fusion Pro (2088571)

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Purpose

This article lists the supported host operating systems for VMware Fusion.

Resolution

This table lists the supported host operating systems for VMware Fusion:

For list of supported host operating systems for VMware Fusion 8.x, VMware Fusion Pro 8.x and above, see Supported host operating systems for VMware Fusion 8.x, VMware Fusion Pro 8.x and above (2129865)
 
OS Codename
OS Release
Fusion 10.x Fusion 8.x
Fusion 7.0
Fusion 6.0
Fusion 5.0
Fusion 4.1
Fusion 4.0
Fusion 3.1
Fusion 3.0
Fusion 2.0
Yosemite
OS X 10.10.x 64-bit
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mavericks
OS X 10.9.x 64-bit
Yes
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mountain Lion
OS X 10.8.x 64-bit
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
Lion
OS X 10.7.x 64-bit
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
 
 
Snow Leopard
OS X 10.6.x 64-bit
 
 
Yes(5)
Yes(4)
Yes(4)
Yes
Yes
 
Snow Leopard
OS X 10.6.x 32-bit
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes(2)
Leopard
OS X 10.5.x 64-bit
 
 
 
 
 
Yes(3)
Yes(3)
Yes
Leopard
OS X 10.5.x 32-bit
 
 
 
 
 
Yes(3)
Yes(3)
Yes
Tiger
OS X 10.4.x 64-bit
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes(1)
Tiger
OS X 10.4.x 32-bit
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes(1)
High Sierra
MacOS 10.13.x 64-bit Yes
Sierra MacOS 10.12.x 64-bit Yes Yes
El Capitan OS X 10.11.x 64-bit Yes Yes
Yosemite OS X 10.10.x 64-bit Yes Yes
Mavericks OS X 10.9.x 64-bit Yes Yes
Mountain Lion OS X 10.8.x 64-bit Yes
 
 
Footnotes:
  1. VMware Fusion 2.0 supports Mac OS X Tiger from OS X 10.4.11
  2. VMware Fusion 2.0 requires version 2.0.6 and above to work on OS X 10.6.x 32-bit
  3. VMware Fusion 3.1 and 3.0 support Mac OS X Leopard from OS X 10.5.8
  4. VMware Fusion 4.1 and 4.0 support Mac OS X Snow Leopard from OS X 10.6.7
  5. VMware Fusion 5.0 supports Mac OS X Snow Leopard from OS X 10.6.8

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