- For other uses, see Daedric Armor and Daedric Cuirass.
Daedric Armor is a piece of heavy armor and part of the Daedric Armor set. It has the highest base armor rating of all armor pieces available in standard game.
Unenchanted armor will begin to appear throughout Skyrim at level 48 and enchanted variants can be found at level 49. These locations include:
A Daedric Armor requires a Smithing level of 90 and the Daedric Smithing perk to create. It can be forged at a blacksmith's forge with the following components:
It can be upgraded with an Ebony Ingot at a workbench and also benefits from the Daedric Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement.
Daedric Armor can also be crafted at the Atronach Forge, but it requires a Sigil Stone that can only be obtained via Conjuration Ritual Spell, which in itself requires a Conjuration skill of 90.
The Atronach Forge requires the following components to create Daedric Armor: