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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

3DMark Fire Strike and Unigine Heaven

01/20/2015 - 23:06

I consider these tests to be somewhat of a "best case" for all the cards in our comparison.  We aren't using our frame capture system, we aren't measuring frame latency, nothing like that; I think this should give you an idea of...


01/20/2015 - 23:04

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

01/20/2015 - 23:03

Metro: Last Light (DirectX 11)  


01/20/2015 - 23:02

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

01/20/2015 - 23:00

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

01/20/2015 - 22:59

Bioshock Infinite (DirectX 11)  

Battlefield 4

01/20/2015 - 22:58

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...

ASUS GTX 960 STRIX and Testing Setup

01/20/2015 - 22:52

We have several retail GTX 960 cards already in our possession for testing but the first to arrive was the ASUS GTX 960 Strix card and thus it will be the basis for our testing in today's launch story. You can expect a full review of this card, the...

Video Perspective: Amazon Echo Overview

01/16/2015 - 18:05

Late last year Amazon announced the pending release of the Echo, a standalone device that would sit in your home or office and listen to voice commands and respond in a Siri-like or Google Now-like fashion. The first Amazon Echo units have shipped and I...

LinkedIn Posts Hint at Radeon R9 380X Features, Stacked Memory

01/13/2015 - 12:22

Spotted over at TechReport.com this morning and sourced from a post at 3dcenter.org, it appears that some additional information about the future Radeon R9 380X is starting to leak out through AMD employee LinkedIn pages. Ilana Shternshain is a ASIC...