Below are the minimum and recommended system specifications for World of Warcraft® on Windows® and Mac®. Due to potential programming changes, the minimum system requirements for World of Warcraft may change over time.

Note: For a list of compatible video hardware, see our Supported Video Cards list.

Windows

 Minimum RequirementsRecommended Specifications
Operating System
Windows® 7 64-bit
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5-760 or
AMD FX™-8100 or later
Intel® Core™ i7-4770 or
AMD FX™-8310 or later
VideoNVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 560 2GB or
AMD™ Radeon™ HD 7850 2GB or
Intel® HD Graphics 530 (45W)
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960 or
AMD™ Radeon™ R9 280 or later
Memory4 GB RAM8 GB RAM
Storage70GB available space 7200 RPM HDD70GB available space SSD
Internet
Broadband internet connection
Media
DVD-ROM drive
InputKeyboard and mouse required. Other input devices are not supported.Multi-button mouse with scroll wheel
Resolution
1024 x 768 minimum display resolution
Note: World of Warcraft requires a 64-bit operating system.

Mac

 Minimum RequirementsRecommended Specifications
Operating SystemOS X® 10.11 (latest version)macOS® 10.13 (latest version)
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5-760 or laterIntel® Core™ i7-4770 or later
VideoNVIDIA® GeForce® GT 750M or later
AMD Radeon™ R9 M290 or later
Intel® HD 530 (45W)
2GB VRAM
Metal capable GPU
NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 960 or later
AMD Radeon™ R9 M395X or later
4GB VRAM
Metal capable GPU
Memory4 GB RAM8 GB RAM
Storage
70 GB available hard drive space
Internet
Broadband internet connection
Media
DVD-ROM drive
InputKeyboard and mouse required.
Other input devices are not supported.
Multi-button mouse with scroll wheel
Resolution
1024 x 768 minimum display resolution

Note: FileVault options and case-sensitive formatted volumes are not supported for installation of Blizzard games.