Diablo 3 Core Attributes

Strength

Strength governs how much Armor a character has and increases Barbarian’s damage dealt.
Each point of Strength gives:

  • +x to Armor.
  • +x to Barbarian’s damage.

Dexterity

Dexterity governs the chance that a character will Dodge an attack and increases Demon Hunter’s and Monk’s damage dealt.
Each point of Dexterity gives:

  • +x% to Dodge chance.
  • +x to Demon Hunter’s damage.
  • +x to Monk’s damage.

Intelligence

Intelligence governs the amount of Life a character gains from Health Globes and increases Wizard’s and Witch Doctor’s damage dealt.
Each point of Intellect gives:

  • +0.1 per point to Resistances.
  • +x to Witch Doctor’s damage.
  • +x to Wizard’s damage.

Vitality

Vitality governs the amount of Life a character has.
Each point of Vitality gives:

  • +x to Life.