[FPS Benchmarks] Overwatch on NVIDIA GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) and MX350 (25W) – MX450 is 39% faster

Overwatch is one of the most well-known Blizzard games up to date. The reason is the fun and competitive gameplay and the nice graphical representation. In addition, the game isn’t too heavy when it comes to system resources.

On the other hand, this is an online shooter so high FPS values are always a welcomed feature. If you aren’t too pretentious regarding the visual quality of the game, Overwatch can be played with good FPS values even with modest GPUs, For this comparison, were have prepared two non-expensive video cards – the NVIDIA GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) and MX350 (25W).

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


GeForce MX450 and MX350 variants

 GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W)GeForce MX350 (25W)
GPU chipTU117GP107
Shader units896 (+40%)640
Base Clock (MHz)1395 (+3%)1354
Boost clock (MHz)1575 (+7%)1468
Memory clock (MHz)12501752 (+40%)
Memory size (MB)20482048
Memory typeGDDR6GDDR5
Memory bus width (bit)6464
TGP (Total Graphics Power)2525
DirectX version12.112.1
RTX capabilitiesNoNo
Release date08.202002.2021
Detailed specsLinkLink


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)

OverwatchFull HD, Low (Check settings)Full HD, High (Check settings)Full HD, Epic (Check settings)
GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W)143 fps (+42%)89 fps (+46%)51 fps (+28%)
GeForce MX350 (25W)101 fps61 fps40 fps


At the end of the day, the GeForce MX450 (GDDR6/25W) is way faster compared to the GeForce MX350 (25W) – 39% on average. This is definitely a big difference and if you don’t mind paying a bit more for the MX450, this video card can offer you higher performance than the MX350 GPU while the TDP is equal for both graphics cards – 25W.

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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