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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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PCPer Live! Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Game Stream Powered by NVIDIA Part 2!

10/21/2014 - 18:45

UPDATE: It's time for ROUND 2! UPDATE 2: You missed the fun for the second time? That's unfortunate, but you can relive the fun with the replay right here! I'm sure like the staff at PC Perspective, many of our readers have been obsessively...

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M Performance Testing - Mobile Gaming at its Best

10/17/2014 - 13:33

When NVIDIA launched the GeForce GTX 980 and GTX 970 graphics cards last month, part of the discussion at our meetings also centered around the mobile variants of Maxwell. The NDA was a bit later though and Scott wrote up a short story announcing the...

Closing Thoughts

10/17/2014 - 12:57

For a first look at the performance and technology in the GeForce GTX 980M mobile GPU, I think we have provided quite a bit of information that is both useful and interesting.

Gaming Performance on Battery

10/17/2014 - 11:59

All of the testing on the previous page was done with the MSI GT72 notebook plugged into the wall, getting its maximum power capability and allowing both the GPU and CPU in the system to run at their maximum speed based on the thermal design of the...

GTX 980M Performance

10/16/2014 - 17:45

I ran the GTX 980M through our standard graphics test suite and used the HDMI output to capture the video and used our Frame Rating process. The results are incredible for a mobile GPU! [inline:files/review/2014-10-16/BF4_1920x1080_OFPS.png] [inline:...

Google Nexus 9 Powered by NVIDIA Tegra K1, Denver 64-bit SoC

10/15/2014 - 12:10

Along with the announcement of the Google Nexus 6 phone, Google is also announcing a new tablet, the Nexus 9. Sporting an 8.9-in IPS screen with a 2048x1536 resolution (4:3 standing strong!), a 6700 mAh battery as well as the new Android Lollipop...

Google Nexus 6 Phone / Phablet with 6-in 2560x1440 Screen, Android Lollipop

10/15/2014 - 11:39

The Android mobile market just got shifted again after three key announcements from Google today to refresh the Nexus family of products that have served as the flagships for Android devices for several years. First up is the Nexus 6, a phone or phablet...

PCPer Live! Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel Game Stream Powered by NVIDIA

10/13/2014 - 21:28

UPDATE: You missed this weeks live stream but you can watch the game play via this YouTube embed!! I'm sure like the staff at PC Perspective, many of our readers have been obsessively playing the Borderlands games since the first release in 2009....

NVIDIA GTX 980 3-Way and 4-Way SLI Performance

10/10/2014 - 13:16

The idea of multi-GPU gaming is pretty simple on the surface. By adding another GPU into your gaming PC, the game and the driver are able to divide the workload of the game engine and send half of the work to one GPU and half to another, then combining...

Power Consumption, Sound and Closing Thoughts

10/09/2014 - 12:13

Okay, we have looked at performance from a bunch of different angles, now let's compare power and sound levels of 4-Way SLI. [inline:files/review/2014-10-09/power.png]