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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 10 Days of Christmas: Day 7 - Amazon Kindle

12/20/2014 - 12:00

Are you still hunting for that perfect gift for the hardware and technology fan in your life? Or maybe you are looking for recommendations to give to your friends and family about what to buy for YOU? Or maybe you just want something new and cool to play...

PCPer 10 Days of Christmas: Day 6 - Anker 60W 6-Port Family-Sized Desktop USB Charger

12/19/2014 - 12:00

Are you still hunting for that perfect gift for the hardware and technology fan in your life? Or maybe you are looking for recommendations to give to your friends and family about what to buy for YOU? Or maybe you just want something new and cool to play...

MSI AG270 2QE-037US Gaming AIO Review - Core i7 + GTX 980M

12/18/2014 - 10:09

Several weeks ago, during an episode of the PC Perspective Podcast, we talked about a new all-in-one machine from MSI with a focus on gaming. Featuring a quad-core Intel Haswell processor and a GeForce GTX 980M GPU, the MSI AG270 2QE takes the best...

PCPer 10 Days of Christmas: Day 4 - Google Chromecast

12/17/2014 - 12:00

Are you still hunting for that perfect gift for the hardware and technology fan in your life? Or maybe you are looking for recommendations to give to your friends and family about what to buy for YOU? Or maybe you just want something new and cool to play...

Conclusions and Final Thoughts

12/15/2014 - 19:02

In case you were curious, the SSD performance of the RAID-0 array of M.2 Plextor drives is impressively fast. Though MSI wants to brand this as "Super RAID" or something, it's just regular old RAID. [inline:files/review/2014-12-15/atto-qd-4...

Performance Testing

12/15/2014 - 18:57

Obviously we had to do some performance testing with the MSI AG270 2QE-037US, but as our all-in-one inventory is limited to, well, this system for now, we had to compare it to desktop parts. In the graphs below that focus on processor performance, you...

Tearing it open

12/15/2014 - 18:51

Even though user access to the MSI AG270 isn't something that the company really discusses or advertises, of course we had to do it. Keep in mind that opening up the machine voids the warranty in this case, so even changing out the system memory or...

PCPer 10 Days of Christmas: Day 2 - Dremel 4000 Variable Speed Rotary Tool Kit

12/15/2014 - 12:00

Are you still hunting for that perfect gift for the hardware and technology fan in your life? Or maybe you are looking for recommendations to give to your friends and family about what to buy for YOU? Or maybe you just want something new and cool to play...

PCPer 10 Days of Christmas: Day 1 - Google Nexus 7 Tablet

12/14/2014 - 10:49

Are you still hunting for that perfect gift for the hardware and technology fan in your life? Or maybe you are looking for recommendations to give to your friends and family about what to buy for YOU? Or maybe you just want something new and cool to play...

Intel shows pictures of new Broadwell NUC

12/12/2014 - 12:27

Intel has leaked, either purposefully or accidentally, the upcoming Broadwell-based NUC device. In a story posted on Computerbase.de, the German website points out that Intel has updated the NUC landing page with images of hardware we haven't seen...