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  • Saronite Ore
  • Item Level 80
    Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Sell Price: 25s

Saronite Ore is a metal ore found only in Northrend. The Scourge uses saronite to provide death knights with armor.

Saronite is a new metal ore for mining in Northrend.


  • Mined from Saronite Deposits or Rich Saronite Deposits.

Saronite Ore as an ingredient

Smelting (Mining)

Prospecting (Jewelcrafting)

Saronite Ore can be prospected by Jewelcrafters with a skill of 400, resulting in a random uncommon and possible rare gem:


Saronite is generally found in the "higher level" areas of Northrend (Sholazar Basin, Icecrown, Storm Peaks, Wintergrasp and Zul'Drak). Rich Saronite Deposits are uncommon spawns found in Sholazar, Icecrown, Wintergrasp and Storm Peaks. They have a higher chance to spawn in Wintergrasp.


Patch changes

  • World of Warcraft Hotfix (2009-04-28): "Pure Saronite mining nodes have temporarily been disabled in Ulduar and will return in the future. [1]"

External links

  1. ^ Blizz.gif Bornakk 2009-04-17. Recent In-Game Fixes - 4/16/09. Retrieved on 2009-05-30.