[FPS Benchmarks] Doom Eternal on NVIDIA GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) and MX350 (25W) – MX450 is 62% faster

DOOM Eternal is a real blockbuster and it’s following the successful gameplay formula of the series – you have access to a lot of weapons and you’re fighting tons of enemies at the same time. Of course, the latest game brings some new things like upgradable weapons and an even more intense gameplay experience compared to the 2016 version of Doom.

The visual representation of Doom Eternal is great and at the same time, the game is well-optimized. That’s why for this article we’ll compare two low-end dGPUs – NVIDIA GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) and MX350 (25W). Let’s see how many FPS these two can show when it comes to Doom Eternal.

Don’t forget to take a look at our Top 100 Best Laptops for Doom Eternal list.


GeForce MX450 and MX350 variants

  GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) GeForce MX350 (25W)
Architecture Turing Pascal
GPU chip TU117 GP107
Shader units 896 (+40%) 640
ROPs 16 16
Base Clock (MHz) 1395 (+3%) 1354
Boost clock (MHz) 1575 (+7%) 1468
Memory clock (MHz) 1250 1752 (+40%)
Memory size (MB) 2048 2048
Memory type GDDR6 GDDR5
Memory bus width (bit) 64 64
TGP (Total Graphics Power) 25 25
DirectX version 12.1 12.1
Technology 12nm 14nm
RTX capabilities No No
Release date 08.2020 02.2021
Detailed specs Link Link

Synthetic benchmarks

Results are from the 3DMark: Fire Strike (Graphics) benchmark (higher the score, the better)

Results are from the Unigine Superposition benchmark (higher the score, the better)

Gaming tests and gameplay videos (ext. monitor)

Doom Eternal Full HD, Low (Check settings) Full HD, Medium (Check settings) Full HD, U.Nightmare (Check settings)
GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) 43 fps (+65%) 35 fps (+59%) 25 fps
GeForce MX350 (25W) 26 fps 22 fps


On average, the NVIDIA GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) is 62% faster compared to the GeForce MX350 (25W). In short, the bigger GPU is way faster while the smaller rival can even reach the 30 FPS mark even on Low settings. While the GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) scores 35 FPS on Medium settings.

All laptops equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce MX450 (GDDR6, 25W / 28.5W)

All laptops equipped with the NVIDIA GeForce MX350 (25W)

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