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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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09/01/2014 - 07:58

That we have taken a look at our gaming tests using our Frame Rating metrics and testing methods, we are including a set of tests from more standard benchmarks like the new 3DMark benchmark.  I consider these tests to be somewhat of a "best...


09/01/2014 - 07:57

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (DirectX 9)   The Empire of Tamriel is on the edge. The High King of Skyrim has been murdered. Alliances form as claims to the throne are made. In the midst of this conflict, a far more dangerous, ancient evil is...

Metro: Last Light

09/01/2014 - 07:56

Metro: Last Light (DirectX 11)  


09/01/2014 - 07:55

GRID 2 (DirectX 11)   Be fast, be first and be famous as the race returns in GRID 2, the sequel to the BAFTA-award winning, multi-million selling Race Driver: GRID.

Crysis 3

09/01/2014 - 07:54

Crysis 3 (DirectX 11)   Master the power of the Nanosuit. Armor, Speed, Strength and the ability to cloak are the ingredients of the most effective tactical combat armor ever created. Suit up! It's all yours in Crysis 3.

Bioshock Infinite

09/01/2014 - 07:50

Bioshock Infinite (DirectX 11)  

Battlefield 4

09/01/2014 - 07:49

Battlefield 4 (DirectX 11) Battlefield 4 features an intense and character-driven single player campaign, fused with the strongest elements of multiplayer. Pilot vehicles, take advantage of the dynamic destructible environments and don't let...

Sapphire Radeon R9 285 and Testing Setup

09/01/2014 - 07:48

For our testing AMD sent along a non-reference card - a slightly overclocked Sapphire Radeon R9 285 2GB. [inline:files/review/2014-09-01/gpuz.png] The card looks identical to previous card options from Sapphire as it utilizes the Dual-X cooler that the...

Interview with Intel's Matt Dunford about Haswell-E and X99

08/29/2014 - 18:25

Though my review of the Intel Core i7-5960X Haswell-E processor was posted earlier today, we hosted a live stream later in the afternoon where Allyn and I talked about the launch. We were also able to welcome Matt Dunford, Princpal Evangelist at Intel to...

Haswell-E: The Intel Core i7-5960X 8-core Processor Review

08/29/2014 - 11:00

Join us at 12:30pm PT / 3:30pm ET as Intel's Matt Dunford joins us for a live stream event to discuss the release of Haswell-E and the X99 platform!! Find us at http://www.pcper.com/live!! Sometimes writing these reviews can be pretty anti-climactic...