27 August, 2010

World of Warcraft System Requirements

World of Warcraft

Game Information

    * Platform: PC / Mac
    * Genre: MMORPG
    * Release Date: November 23, 2004

Minimum system requirements for World of Warcraft

Windows® System XP/XP64/Vista/Vista64/7** OS (with the latest Service Packs or updates):

- Intel Pentium 4 1.3 GHz or AMD Athlon XP 1500+
- 512 MB or more of RAM (Vista requires 1 GB or more of RAM)
- 3D graphics processor with Hardware Transform and Lighting with 32 MB VRAM, such as an

ATI Radeon 7200 or NVIDIA GeForce 2 class card or better
- DirectX® 9.0c (included) and latest video drivers
- DirectX-compatible sound card or motherboard sound capability
- 15.0 GB available HD space
- 4 x CD-ROM drive
- DVD-ROM drive for DVD version (Downloadable Installer also available)
- Broadband Internet connection
- For voice chat, an SSE enabled CPU is required.

** The exact hardware requirements for Windows 7 are still being calculated. Only retail

versions of Windows 7 are supported.

Mac® OS X 10.4.11:

- PowerPC G5 1.6 GHz or Intel Core Duo processor- 1 GB RAM or higher; DDR RAM recommended
- 3D graphics processor with Hardware Transform and Lighting with 64 MB VRAM, such as an

ATI Radeon 9600 or NVIDIA GeForce Ti 4600 class card or better
- 15.0 GB available HD space
- 4 x CD-Rom drive
- Broadband Internet connection

*Note: Due to potential programming changes, the Minimum System Requirements for this game

may change over time.





Recommended system requirements

Windows® System XP/XP64/Vista/Vista64 OS:

- Dual-core processor, such as the Intel Pentium D or AMD Athlon 64 X2
- 1 GB RAM (Vista - 2 GB of RAM)
- 3D graphics processor with Vertex and Pixel Shader capability with 128 MB VRAM, such as

an ATI Radeon X1600 or NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GT class card or better
- Two-button scroll-wheel mouse

Mac® OS X 10.4.11 or newer:

- Intel 1.8 GHz processor or better
- 2 GB RAM or higher, DDR RAM recommended
- 3D graphics processor with Vertex and Pixel Shader capability with 128 MB VRAM, such as

an ATI Radeon X1600 or NVIDIA 7600 class card or better

Controls:
A keyboard and mouse are required. Input devices other than a standard mouse and keyboard

are not supported.