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What graphics technology does VMware Fusion support?
For Windows VMs Fusion now supports DirectX 11 (with Shader Model 5.0) and earlier. For Windows and Linux guests Fusion provides OpenGL 4.1 capabilities. Fusion uses Apple Metal graphics technology to render 3D hardware-accelerated graphics to virtual machines on compatible Mac systems. See VMware Fusion system requirements for details.
Is it possible to run VMware Fusion on a Mac?
No, Fusion is for MAC, VMware Workstation, Player and VMware Server are for Windows. But you can transer virtual machines between these products, so you could run the virtual guest from Fusion under Workstation. Music all skippy.
Does VMware Fusion 12 support 3D hardware acceleration?
Yes, VMware Fusion 12 has 3D hardware-accelerated graphics support. For Windows VMs Fusion now supports DirectX 11 (with Shader Model 5.0) and earlier. For Windows and Linux guests Fusion provides OpenGL 4.1 capabilities.
How many virtual processors do I need for a VM?
Technically you could set up to 12, but It is usually recommended to select as few virtual processors as is needed to support whatever OS/apps/services you want your VM to run. Virtual Machine Processor Support VMware Training Certification blog