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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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Generational Performance Compaison - GTX 960, GTX 760, GTX 660

01/20/2015 - 23:20

NVIDIA knows that the jump from the GTX 760 to the GTX 960 isn't going to be substantial enough to get a large number of those users to upgrade. But it is likely that the GTX 660, one of NVIDIA's most popular cards of the last 5 years, is getting...

NVIDIA Multi-Frame Sampled Anti-Aliasing (MFAA) Performance

01/20/2015 - 23:18

NVIDIA launched MFAA (multi-frame sampled AA) along with the GTX 980 and GTX 970 back in September of last year and in November the driver finally enabled it. I did some testing with it including screenshots and benchmarks so I would highly encourage you...

Overclocking the ASUS GTX 960 Strix

01/20/2015 - 23:15

When a company starts bragging about overclocking capability in a new GPU two things always go through my head. First, overclocking must actually be good. Second, why the hell don't they just add that headroom into the reference speeds? Obviously...

GTX 960 Reference Performance

01/20/2015 - 23:14

The GTX 960 card used in our previous testing was overclocked out of the box. The ASUS GTX 960 Strix offers a 12% increase in rated Boost clock though we usually do prefer to use reference designs in our launch stories. However, both the Radeon cards in...

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)