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 SystemWindows® XP / Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 / Windows® 8 / Windows® 10 with latest service packWindows® 10 64-bit with latest service pack
ProcessorIntel® Core™ 2 Duo E8500 or AMD Phenom™ II X3 720Intel® Core™ i5-3330,
AMD™ FX-6300, or better
VideoNVIDIA® GeForce® GT 440 or AMD™ Radeon™ HD 5670 or Intel® HD Graphics 5000NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 750 Ti or
AMD™ Radeon™ R7 260X or better
Memory2 GB RAM4 GB RAM
Storage
45 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

Mac

 Minimum RequirementsRecommended Specifications
Operating SystemOS® X 10.10 (latest version)OS® X 10.11 (latest version)
ProcessorIntel® Core™ i5-750Intel® Core™ i5-4670 or better
VideoNVIDIA® GeForce® GT 640M or
ATI Radeon™ HD 4850 or Intel® HD Graphics 5000
NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 775M or AMD Radeon™ R9 M290X or better
Memory4 GB RAM8 GB RAM
Storage
45 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.