The system requirements for Neverwinter Nights are easily met by modern computers. They are, however, still of some interest as modern computers will exceed the requirements, which can introduce certain incompatibilities.
|Processor||Pentium® II 450 MHz or AMD K6 450 MHz||Pentium® III 800 MHz or AthlonTM 800 MHz|
|Operating system||Windows 98/ME/2000SP2/XP*|
|RAM (Windows 98/ME)||96 MB||128 MB|
|RAM (Windows 2000/XP)||128 MB||256 MB|
|Hard disk installation||1.2 GB||2.0 GB|
|CD ROM or CD/DVD ROM drive||8X|
|DirectX||DirectX® version 8.1|
|Video card||16 MB TNT2-class OpenGL 1.2 compliant video card||NVIDIA GeForce 2/ATI Radeon|
|Sound card||DirectX® certified sound card|
|Multiplayer||IPX or TCP/IP via LAN or Internet|
|Multiplayer via modem||56k (2 players max)||broadband|
* The game predates Windows Vista (and Windows 7), which tends to cause compatibility problems. Some of these problems were addressed in the 1.69 patch, while a few others can be resolved by not installing the game into the
Program Files directory. See Windows for more information.
The version of the game from http://www.GoG.com is rated as compatible with the newest versions of Windows.
|Processor||450MHz G4 or faster processor|
|Operating system||Mac OS X version 10.2.6 or higher|
|Hard disk installation||2.1 GB|
|Video card||32 MB or higher video card|
|Multiplayer||TCP/IP via LAN or Internet|
The game comes as a PowerPC binary. A universal binary was planned but never completed.