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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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Recent Posts

ASUS GeForce GTX 1060 Turbo 6GB Graphics Card Review

08/25/2016 - 10:15

The flurry of retail built cards based on NVIDIA's new Pascal GPUs has been hitting us hard at PC Perspective. So much in fact that, coupled with new gaming notebooks, new monitors, new storage and a new church (you should listen to our podcast,...

AMD Gains Significant Market Share in Q2 2016

08/24/2016 - 10:34

As reported by both Mercury Research and now by Jon Peddie Research, in a graphics add-in card market that dropped dramatically in Q2 2016 in terms of total units shipped, AMD has gained significant market share against NVIDIA. window.onload=function...

Podcast #413 - NVIDIA Pascal Mobile, ARM and Intel partner on 10nm, Flash Memory Summit and more!

08/18/2016 - 14:20

PC Perspective Podcast #413 - 08/18/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the new mobile GeForce GTX 10-series gaming notebooks, ARM and Intel partnering on 10nm, Flash Memory Summit and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still...

AMD Zen Architecture and Performance Preview

08/18/2016 - 09:00

As I walked away from the St. Regis in downtown San Francisco tonight, I found myself wandering through the streets towards my hotel with something unique in tow. It was a smile. I was smiling, thinking about what AMD had just demonstrated and showed at...

Gigabyte BRIX Gaming UHD Combines 2.6L Chassis with Discrete GPU

08/17/2016 - 16:37

While wandering around the exhibit area at this year’s Intel Developers Forum, I ran into our friends at Gigabyte a brand new BRIX small form factor PC. The BRIX Gaming UHD takes the now-standard NUC/BRIX block shape and literally raises it up,...

IDF 2016: Intel Project Alloy Promises Untethered VR and AR Experiences

08/16/2016 - 13:50

At the opening keynote to this summer’s Intel Developer Forum, CEO Brian Krzanich announced a new initiative to enable a completely untether VR platform called Project Alloy. Using Intel processors and sensors the goal of Project Alloy is to move...

Logitech G Pro Gaming Mouse: Designed With And For Professional eSports Players

08/16/2016 - 03:00

Readers of PC Perspective have noticed that in the last couple of years a very familiar name has been asserting itself again in the world of gaming peripherals. Logitech, once the leader and creator of the gaming-specific market with devices like the G15...

NVIDIA Pascal Mobile: GTX 1080, 1070 and 1060 Enter Gaming Notebooks

08/16/2016 - 00:00

Easily the strongest growth segment in PC hardware today is in the adoption of gaming notebooks. Ask companies like MSI and ASUS, even Gigabyte, as they now make more models and sell more units of notebooks with a dedicated GPU than ever before. ...

Podcast #412 - 10TB Hard Drives and Le Grand Macho!!

08/11/2016 - 06:31

PC Perspective Podcast #412 - 08/11/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the new 10TB Seagate hard drive, Le Grand Macho cooler and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The URL...

PC Perspective Hardware Workshop 2016 @ Quakecon 2016 in Dallas, TX

08/08/2016 - 14:03

UPDATE: Did you miss the workshop? Relive the fun and excitement with the replay below!! It is that time of year again: another installment of the PC Perspective Hardware Workshop! We will be presenting on the main stage at Quakecon 2016 ...