What do you think of the screen-bezels on the Switch? (space next to the screen that is not screen)
I have made this to show the bezel-size on the tablet-portion of the switch.
I calculated the width of the screen for a 6.2 inch screen. The bottom picture is a cheap tablet for comparison.
In my opinion Nintendo could have crammed a bigger screen in that space. To quote Lord_Cohliani from Gamefaqs: "Looks like my nephew's $50 Chinese android tablet. And to think it's 720p too!"
Great example how it could be done: XPS 13 notebook
Even a 7" screen should theoretically be possible, that would mean a 27% bigger area.
Bigger screen would mean:
- Higher battery usage
- Less PPI
- Higher cost and therefor higher price
- Less space for our hands when holding the Switch like a tablet and not wanting to touch the screen.