Switch: TV Mode vs. Handheld

Well, the embargo is up today, and every website is showing gameplay of the first 15 minutes of the game.  I have not watched, nor do I intend to.  I want to experience this game like a virgin on prom night.

I did, however, come across something worth sharing and free of any plot spoilers. We’ve heard it reported that the Switch will play slightly different in hand-held mode vs. docked and on the TV.  The dock being plugged in, rather than running off battery power, allows the Switch to clock higher and run more frames per second, thus giving it a crisper look.  The guys over at GameXplain use Breath of the Wild in the below video as a comparison tool to test out exactly what this means to gameplay.

Check it out:

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