CPU: Diablo II requires a Pentium-compatible 233 MHz processor or better.
Memory: 32 MB of RAM is required for Single Player mode. 64 MB of RAM is required for Multiplayer mode. Open Battle.net
game Creators and TCP/IP game Hosts: 128MB RAM recommended (256MB RAM in games with over 4 players).
Hard Drive Space: The Single Player installation requires 650 MB free space on your hard drive. The Multiplayer installation requires 950 MB free space on your hard drive. The Full installation requires 1.55 GB free space on your hard drive.
Video: Diablo II requires an SVGA video card and monitor capable of displaying 800 x 600 pixels at a color depth of at least 256 colors.
3D accelerators compatible with Glide or Direct3D are supported. Diablo II requires 8MB of texture RAM.
Sound: Diablo II requires a DirectX-compatible sound card. Diablo II supports sound cards with 3D positioning and environmental audio effects, like reverberation and occlusion. Be sure to configure your sound driver and position your speakers to get the optimum audio performance from your system.
Operating System: Diablo II is a Windows 95/98/2000/NT game that utilizes Microsoft DirectX. Diablo II will run under DirectX 6.1 or higher, but we recommend updating to DirectX version 7.0a. You may install DirectX 7.0a using the Diablo II Installer.
Windows 2000 and NT 4.0 do not require that you install Microsoft DirectX, as it is already part of the operating system.
If you have difficulty running Windows 95/98 after installing new Microsoft DirectX drivers, please contact Microsoft technical support at: