Since the original was locked due to lack of posts....here it is again.
What excuse will cows use now? I argued with a few of you folks about this and now you must eat crow.
Edit: New article with statement from Bungie
“[Destiny] runs at the same resolution [and] frame-rate as the PS4. We basically got together with Microsoft, and got a bunch of engineers here to work on optimizing and taking advantage of the system reserve. Basically that extra GPU time that Microsoft gave us – and yeah, we got it up to 1080p.“