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Ryan Shrout
Owner, Operator, Editor-in-Chief
Florence, KY, USA

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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Updated: Rise of the Tomb Raider: AMD and NVIDIA Performance Results

02/05/2016 - 18:23

UPDATE 2/5/16: Nixxes released a new version of Rise of the Tomb Raider today with some significant changes. I have added another page at the end of this story that looks at results with the new version of the game, a new AMD driver and I've also...

Feb 5th Patch and Multi-GPU Testing

02/05/2016 - 17:52

Update February 5th, 2016: Rise of the Tomb Raider was patched to version 1.0.610.1_64, and along with it come some significant changes. 

Logitech G810 Orion Spectrum RGB Mechanical Keyboard Review

02/04/2016 - 13:32

Logitech continues its push and re-entry into the gaming peripherals market in 2016, this time adding another keyboard under the Orion brand to the mix. The Logitech G G810 Orion Spectrum is, as the name implies, an RGB mechanical keyboard using the...

EVGA Winter 2016 Prize Pack and Giveaway!!

02/02/2016 - 14:07

For many of you reading this, the temperature outside has fallen to its deepest levels, making it hard to even bare the thought of going outdoors. What would help out a PC enthusiast and gamer in this situation? Some new hardware, delivered straight to...

Adding the GTX 970 and R9 390, Conclusions

01/29/2016 - 15:02

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Flagship GPUs

01/29/2016 - 15:00

Rise of the Tomb Raider (DirectX 11) Featuring epic, high-octane action moments set in the most beautiful hostile environments on earth, Rise of the Tomb Raider delivers a cinematic survival action adventure where you will join Lara Croft on her...

AMD Shows Dual-Fiji Graphics Card in a Falcon Northwest PC at VRLA

01/25/2016 - 11:51

Lo and behold! The dual-Fiji card that we have previous dubbed the AMD Radeon Fury X2 still lives! Based on a tweet from AMD PR dude Antal Tungler, a PC from Falcon Northwest at the VRLA convention was utilizing a dual-GPU Fiji graphics card to...

Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum - My New Favorite Mouse

01/22/2016 - 16:56

Earlier this month at the 2016 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show, Logitech released a new product for the gaming market that might have gone unnoticed by some. The G502 Proteus Spectrum is a new gaming mouse that takes an amazing product and makes...

GDDR5X Memory Standard Gets Official with JEDEC

01/22/2016 - 11:08

Though information about the technology has been making rounds over the last several weeks, GDDR5X technology finally gets official with an announcement from JEDEC this morning. The JEDEC Solid State Foundation is, as Wikipedia tells us, an "...

Acer Predator X34 Curved 34-in IPS 3440x1440 G-Sync Monitor Review

01/15/2016 - 09:43

When NVIDIA first launched G-Sync monitors, they had the advantage of being first to literally everything. They had the first variable refresh rate technology, the first displays of any kind that supported it and the first ecosystem to enable it. AMD...