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Ryan Shrout
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Owner, Operator, Editor-in-Chief
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Florence, KY, USA
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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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CES 2015: ASUS Talks 500 Million Motherboard Mark, Ecosystem Goals

01/08/2015 - 02:51

In 2014, ASUS crossed the 500 million motherboards sold mark for total units, an achievement to be proud of for certain. And while I would have thought that the awesome keychains made for the occasion that feature the X99-Deluxe on one side and the ISA-...

CES 2015: EVGA Shows Two New GTX 980 Cards

01/08/2015 - 00:46

EVGA posted up in its normal location at CES this year and had its entire lineup of goodies on display. There were a pair of new graphics cards we spotted too including the GTX 980 Hydro Copper and the GTX 980 Classified Kingpin Edition. [inline:files/...

CES 2015: ASUS MG279Q 27-in 2560x1440 IPS 120 Hz Variable Refresh Monitor

01/08/2015 - 00:13

We have talked about G-Sync for what seems like years now and we got our first hands-on with AMD's FreeSync monitors earlier this week at CES, but the new ASUS MG279Q is in an interesting place: it is the first display that publicly supports Adaptive...

CES 2015: ASUS PA328Q 4K IPS LCD With 100% sRGB ProArt Series

01/08/2015 - 00:07

The ASUS PQ321Q was the first 4K 60 Hz screen that we had experience with back in 2013 but it had a couple of hiccups. First and most importantly, the monitor was an MST display that required a pair of inputs to function at the full 60 Hz refresh rate....

CES 2015: CoolChip Technologies and Cooler Master Show Kinetic Cooling

01/07/2015 - 23:19

During CES we saw a demonstration of a new genre of processor cooling that truly wowed me. That is tough to do - heatsinks and even self-contained water blocks appear to be a dime a dozen these days. Cooler Master has partnered with CoolChip technologies...

CES 2015: AMD Talks Technical about FreeSync Monitors

01/07/2015 - 03:11

It finally happened - later than I had expected - we got to get hands on with nearly-ready FreeSync monitors! That's right, AMD's alternative to G-Sync will bring variable refresh gaming technology to Radeon gamers later this quarter and AMD had...

CES 2015: Dell Venue 8 7000 8-in Atom Tablet

01/06/2015 - 13:00

Dell's Venue 8 7000-series Android tablet has been previewed for some time with my first hands on coming at the Intel Developer Forum this past September. The specifications are pretty straight forward. [inline:files/news/2015-01-06/venue-2.jpg]...

CES 2015: Dell XPS 13 Notebook is Slim, Sleek and Nearly Bezel-less

01/06/2015 - 13:00

Honestly, it takes something pretty special to get us excited about a laptop in today's market. Sure, the MSI GT80 Titan was able to do it but it required a full-travel Cherry MX Brown keyboard to do it! The new Dell XPS 13 was able to as well, but...

CES 2015: Gigabyte X99-SOC Champion Motherboard Launches

01/05/2015 - 20:06

Gigabyte has been catering to extreme overclocking with several recent motherboard releases, the most recent of which is the new X99-SOC Champion. Gigabyte made some interesting decisions for this design that focus on increasing overclocking capability...

CES 2015: Gigabyte Brix Broadwell is exactly what you think it is

01/05/2015 - 19:35

Along with the launch of Intel's 5th Generation Core processor, codenamed Broadwell, Gigabyte announced a set of updated Brix and Brix s SFF systems using the new platform. The rest of the hardware remains mostly unchanged and the barebones "...