In this article, we tested out the Nvidia GeForce MX550 Gaming Performance, which comes only in laptops and sees if MX is good for Gaming.
Nvidia GeForce has released a new MX Graphics Card for Laptops, the Nvidia Geforce MX550 Graphics Card. Nvidia GeForce MX550 comes with a 2GB video memory with GDDR6 memory. Since the entry-level laptop graphics cards are outdated and cannot reach the minimum level of satisfactory Performance, Nvidia released this new MX model. Currently, this GPU is only available with a Dell Inspiron 2 laptop.
According to Nvidia, this 2GB laptop can provide good entry-level gaming performance and medium-level graphics, animation, photo editing and mild video editing work. To justify the statement, we ran a few MX550 Gaming Performance tests to determine its performance benchmarks.
So without further delay, let’s quickly check out the Nvidia Geforce MX550 Gaming Performance and see if MX is good for Gaming.
Nvidia GeForce MX550 Laptop GPU – Specs
Here are the specification details of the Nvidia GeForce MX550 Laptop GPU.
|Memory Size||2 GB|
|Base Clock||1065 MHz|
|Boost Clock||1320 MHz|
|Memory Clock||1500 MHz 12GB Effective|
|Bus Interface||PCIe 4.0 x 8|
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Nvidia GeForce MX550 Gaming Performance – Test Laptop
Here are the Dell Inspiron 16 7620 Laptop Specification Details we used for our gaming benchmark tests.
|Model Name||Dell Inspiron 16 2 in1 7620|
|CPU||Intel i7 1260p|
|GPU||Nvidia MX550 2GB GDDR6|
|RAM||16GB DDR4 3200MHz|
|Storage||1TB M.2 NVMe|
|Power Supply||65W USB C Charger|
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Nvidia GeForce MX550 Gaming Performance
Here are the details of the Nvidia GeForce MX550 GPU Gaming Benchmark. All games were tested on 1080p at high settings.
|CsGO||104 fps avg|
|League of Legends||204 fps avg|
|Apex Legends||96 fps avg|
|Overwatch||83 fps avg|
|Valorant||211 fps avg|
|Rocket League||97 fps avg|
|Call of Duty Warzone||46 fps avg|
|Fortnite||88 fps avg|
|PUBG||63 fps avg|
|Minecraft||116 fps avg|
|Skyrim||58 fps avg|
|Diablo 3||117 fps avg|
|Life is Strange||53 fps avg|
|GTA V||72 fps avg|
|Assassin’s Creed Odyssey||41 fps avg|
|Assassin’s Creed Valhalla||18 fps avg|
|Far Cry 6||10 fps avg|
|Elden Ring||30 fps avg|
|Cyberpunk 2077||25 fps avg|
|Horizon Zero Dawn||24 fps avg|
|The Witcher 3||52 fps avg|
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Nvidia MX550 Laptop GPU – Final Verdict
As you can see from the above chart list, this 2GB MX550 laptop Graphics Card delivers more than 60 fps in most E-sports titles. But massive and severe level fps drops are noticeable in heavy graphics modern AAA titles. However, we haven’t encountered any unnecessary lag issues. So this GPU is suitable for entry-level Gaming and working purposes. We hope that Nvidia will work towards enhancing this MX550 Performance slightly with software updates so that the AAA titles can have a playable framerate.
So this was all about Nvidia GeForce MX550 Laptop GPU Gaming Performance Benchmarks. If you think we missed out on anything, let us know in the comments down below.
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