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Real Name
Ryan Shrout
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Owner, Operator, Editor-in-Chief
Location
Florence, KY, USA
Bio

Ryan started PC Perspective in 2004 and before that ran hardware review websites by the name of Amdmb.com and Athlonmb.com.  Besides taking care of the day to day operations of the pcper.com, managing content and producing a podcast, he also hosts This Week in Computer Hardware on the This Week in Tech network with Patrick Norton.  

You can find Ryan mostly on PC Perspective, but also in a few key places:

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PCPer Live! LogitechG Showcase, Q&A and Giveaway!

05/21/2015 - 15:09

If you haven't looked up what LogitechG has done lately, you are missing out on some of the most interesting and innovative gaming accessories in the market. My reconnection with the Logitech brand started in July of last year when they sent over the...

High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) Architecture - AMD Plans for the Future of GPUs

05/19/2015 - 08:00

The chances are good that if you have been reading PC Perspective or almost any other website that focuses on GPU technologies for the past year, you have read the acronym HBM. You might have even seen its full name: high bandwidth memory. HBM is a new...

NVIDIA Under Attack Again for GameWorks in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

05/17/2015 - 12:04

I feel like every few months I get to write more stories focusing on the exact same subject. It's almost as if nothing in the enthusiast market is happening and thus the cycle continues, taking all of us with it on a wild ride of arguments and...

NVIDIA SHIELD and SHIELD Pro Show up on Amazon

05/16/2015 - 13:00

UPDATE: Whoops! It appears that Amazon took the listing down... No surprise there. I'm sure we'll be seeing them again VERY SOON. :) Looks like the release of the new NVIDIA SHIELD console device, first revealed back at GDC in March, is nearly...

What Makes a Mobile GPU Tick? Interview with ARM's Jem Davies

05/15/2015 - 13:56

Have you ever wondered how a mobile GPU is born? Or how the architecture of a mobile GPU like ARM Mali differs from the technology in your discrete PC graphics card? Perhaps you just want to know if ideas like HBM (high bandwidth memory) are going to...

Video Perspective: AKracing (AK-6014) Ergonomic Gaming Chair

05/13/2015 - 18:54

I will be the first to admit that just a couple of weeks ago I had zero need for a gaming chair. But when 4GamerGear.com offered to send us one of the AKracing AK-6014 ergonomic executive units, I agreed. I went out of town for a week and returned to...

Giveaway! Take home a 20th Anniversary ASUS GeForce GTX 980!

05/12/2015 - 12:11

I bet many of you are going to feel a little old as you read this, but ASUS is celebrating its 20th anniversary of being in the graphics card market! Starting in 1996, when ASUS launched its first discrete graphics product based on the S3 Virge/DX GPU...

Intel NUC5i7RYH SFF System Review - Broadwell and Iris Graphics

05/11/2015 - 13:24

If you thought that Intel was going to slow down on its iteration in the SFF (small form factor) system design, you were sadly mistaken. It was February when Intel first sent us a NUC based on Broadwell, an iterative upgrade over a couple of generations...

Leaked AMD Fiji Card Images Show Small Form Factor, Water Cooler Integration

05/07/2015 - 09:49

File this under "rumor" for sure, but a cool one none the less... After yesterday's official tidbit of information surrounding AMD's upcoming flagship graphics card for enthusiasts and its use of HBM (high bandwidth memory), it appears...

AMD Previews New Flagship GPU with HBM and 3x Perf/Watt Improvements

05/06/2015 - 14:21

During today's 2015 AMD Financial Analyst Day, CEO Dr. Lisa Su discussed some of the details of the upcoming enthusiast Radeon graphics product. Though it wasn't given a name, she repeatedly said that the product would be announced "in the...