Nvidia GTX 1050 3GB Mobile vs NVIDIA MX350

Price now no data
Games supported 70%
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile
  • Interface
  • Core clock speed 1366
  • Max video memory 3
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 1752
  • Maximum resolution
NVIDIA GeForce MX350
NVIDIA GeForce MX350
  • Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 1354
  • Max video memory 2 GB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 7000
  • Maximum resolution
Price now no data
Games supported 67%

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

Place in performance rating362428
Place by popularityno data80
ArchitecturePascal (2016−2021)Pascal (2016−2021)
GPU code nameno dataN17S-G5 / GP107-670-A1
Market segmentLaptopLaptop
Release dateApril 2018 (4 years ago)20 February 2020 (2 years ago)

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores768640
Core clock speed1366 MHz1354 MHz
Boost clock speed1442 MHz1468 MHz
Number of transistorsno data3,300 million
Manufacturing process technology14 nm14 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)no data25 Watt
Texture fill rateno data29.98

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile and GeForce MX350 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.

Interfaceno dataPCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectorsno dataNone


Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeGDDR5GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount3 MB2 GB
Memory bus width96 Bit64 Bit
Memory clock speed1752 MHz7000 MHz
Memory bandwidth84 GB/s56.06 GB/s
Shared memoryno data-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display Connectorsno dataNo outputs
G-SYNC support+no data


Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.

Optimusno data+
Multi-Projection+no data
Multi Monitor+no data

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectXno data12 (12_1)
Shader Modelno data6.4
OpenGLno data4.6
OpenCLno data1.2
CUDAno data6.1

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance comparison. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Nvidia GTX 1050 3GB Mobile 9.27
GeForce MX350 7.30
  • 3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

Fire Strike is a DirectX 11 benchmark for gaming PCs. It features two separate tests displaying a fight between a humanoid and a fiery creature seemingly made of lava. Using 1920x1080 resolution, Fire Strike shows off some realistic enough graphics and is quite taxing on hardware.

Benchmark coverage: 14%

Nvidia GTX 1050 3GB Mobile 6401
GeForce MX350 4371

Gaming performance

Let's see how good the compared graphics cards are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Average FPS

Here are the average frames per second in a large set of popular games across different resolutions:

Full HDno data29
1440pno data27
4Kno data25

Advantages and disadvantages

Performance rating 9.27 7.30
Memory bus width 96 64
Pipelines / CUDA cores 768 640
Memory bandwidth 84 56.06

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile

since it shows better performance.

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Competitors of GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile by AMD

The nearest GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile's AMD equivalent is Radeon RX 460 Mobile, which is faster by 2% and higher by 3 positions in our performance rating.

AMD Radeon RX 460 Mobile Radeon RX 460 Mobile

Here are some closest AMD rivals to GeForce GTX 1050 3GB Mobile:

Competitors of GeForce MX350 by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce MX350 from AMD is Radeon Graphics (Ryzen 7000), which is slower by 1% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

AMD Radeon Graphics (Ryzen 7000) Radeon Graphics (Ryzen 7000)

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User rating

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