Nintendo Switch Lite FCC filings confirm a smaller battery, new processor, and Odin fixation

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge

The new Switch Lite and the slightly improved Nintendo Switch have each appeared in photos at the FCC. And, as you’d hope, they’ve both been thoroughly dissected, so we can get a closer look at what Nintendo seems to have changed from the original model (and what it hasn’t).

Nintendo claims that battery life is improved in the Switch Lite relative to the original Switch. And hours of additional battery life is also the only really tangible difference between the slightly updated Switch and the original. But Nintendo isn’t accomplishing that in either device by using a bigger battery. Instead, it’s using a more efficient processor.

According to the photo seen below, compiled with filings from the FCC, the Switch Lite uses a 13.6…

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