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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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Video Perspective: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Preview

05/10/2016 - 18:29

After the live streamed event announcing the GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070, Allyn and I spent a few minutes this afternoon going over the information as it was provided, discussing our excitement about the product and coming to grips with what in the...

Microsoft updates Windows 10 UWP to support unlocked frame rates and G-Sync/FreeSync

05/10/2016 - 11:11

Back in March, Microsoft's Phil Spencer addressed some of the concerns over the Unified Windows Platform and PC gaming during his keynote address at the Build Conference. He noted that MS would "plan to open up VSync off, FreeSync, and G-Sync in...

The AMD Radeon Pro Duo Review

04/29/2016 - 15:42

The Radeon Pro Duo had an interesting history. Originally shown as an unbranded, dual-GPU PCB during E3 2015, which took place last June, AMD touted it as the ultimate graphics card for both gamers and professionals. At that time, the company thought...

Clock Speeds, Power Consumption, Pricing and Conclusions

04/29/2016 - 12:06

An interesting data point I wanted to compare was the actual clock speeds of the Radeon Pro Duo, versus our R9 Nano cards in CrossFire. If you remember back to the launch of the R9 Nano, we had some issues with highly variable clock speeds that we...

3DMark Fire Strike

04/29/2016 - 12:04

Now 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 Unigine Heaven and the new 3DMark benchmark.  I consider these tests to be...

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

04/29/2016 - 12:03

The Witcher 3 (DirectX 11)

Rise of the Tomb Raider

04/29/2016 - 11:51

Rise of the Tomb Raider (DirectX 11) Featuring epic, high-octane action moments set in the most beautiful hostile environments on earth, Rise of the Tomb Raider delivers a cinematic survival action adventure where you will join Lara Croft on her...

Grand Theft Auto V

04/29/2016 - 11:48

Grand Theft Auto V (DirectX 11)

Fallout 4

04/29/2016 - 11:47

Fallout 4 (DirectX 11)

Testing Setup and Professional Testing

04/29/2016 - 10:19

Our testing setup and hardware platform remain unchanged from our most recent graphics articles. It includes a Haswell-E processor, X99 motherboard and more.