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Real Name
Ryan Shrout
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Owner, Operator, Editor-in-Chief
Location
Florence, KY, USA
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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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Frame Rating: Looking at GTX 970 Memory Performance

01/28/2015 - 19:35

It has certainly been an interesting week for NVIDIA. It started with the release of the new GeForce GTX 960, a $199 graphics card that brought the latest iteration of Maxwell's architecture to a lower price point, competing with the Radeon R9 280...

NVIDIA Plans Driver Update for GTX 970 Memory Issue, Help with Returns

01/28/2015 - 10:21

The story around the GeForce GTX 970 and its confusing and shifting memory architecture continues to update. On a post in the official GeForce.com forums (on page 160 of 184!), moderator and NVIDIA employee PeterS claims that the company is working on a...

COD: Advanced Warfare and Closing Thoughts

01/27/2015 - 21:46

Our results from Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare offer interest in a different way. We used the opening level of the game for our testing and I found that just about any reasonable settings in the game would go above the 3.5 GB memory usage, even on the...

Battlefield 4 Results

01/27/2015 - 21:40

I tested Battlefield 4 at 3840x2160 (4K) and utilized the game's ability to linearly scale resolution to help me increase GPU memory allocation. In the game settings you can change that scaling option by a percentage: we went from 110% to 150% in 10...

NVIDIA Discloses Full Memory Structure and Limitations of GTX 970

01/25/2015 - 21:38

UPDATE 1/28/15 @ 10:25am ET: NVIDIA has posted in its official GeForce.com forums that they are working on a driver update to help alleviate memory performance issues in the GTX 970 and that they will "help out" those users...

NVIDIA Responds to GTX 970 3.5GB Memory Issue

01/24/2015 - 11:51

UPDATE 1/28/15 @ 10:25am ET: NVIDIA has posted in its official GeForce.com forums that they are working on a driver update to help alleviate memory performance issues in the GTX 970 and that they will "help out" those users looking to get a...

PCPer Live! GeForce GTX 960 Live Stream and Giveaway with Tom Petersen

01/22/2015 - 18:44

UPDATE 2: If you missed the live stream you missed the prizes! But you can still watch the replay to get all the information and Q&A that went along with it as we discuss the GTX 960 and many more topics from the NVIDIA universe. UPDATE (1/22): Well...

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 2GB Review - GM206 at $199

01/22/2015 - 09:00

Editor's Note: Don't forget to join us today for a live streaming event featuring Ryan Shrout and NVIDIA's Tom Petersen to discuss the new GeForce GTX 960. It will be live at 1pm ET / 10am PT and will include ten (10!) GTX 960 prizes for...

Pricing, Availability and Closing Thoughts

01/20/2015 - 23:33

Editor's Note: Don't forget to join us today for a live streaming event featuring Ryan Shrout and NVIDIA's Tom Petersen to discuss the new GeForce GTX 960. It will be live at 1pm ET / 10am PT and will include ten (10!) GTX 960 prizes for...

A New Level of Power Testing

01/20/2015 - 23:28

Maxwell is an impressively efficient architecture and we saw that with our original GTX 750 Ti review and then again with the GTX 980 and GTX 970 release. Not only was the GTX 980 able to outperform the likes of the Radeon R9 290X but it was able to do...