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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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06/09/2014 - 09:04

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

06/09/2014 - 09:03

Metro: Last Light (DirectX 11)  


06/09/2014 - 09:02

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

06/09/2014 - 09:01

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

06/09/2014 - 09:00

Bioshock Infinite (DirectX 11)  

Battlefield 4

06/09/2014 - 08:57

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...

Test Setup

06/09/2014 - 08:55

Testing Configuration To power the Titan Z and R9 295X2 we are are using our 6-core Sandy Bridge-E platform. We are still waiting for Haswell-E to arrive to mix it all up!

Product Comparisons: GTX 780 Ti SLI, Radeon R9 295X2

06/09/2014 - 08:49

No doubt about it, the GTX Titan Z and the GTX 780 Ti share a lot in the style department, but the Titan Z has definitely put on some extra weight. [inline:files/review/2014-06-09/IMG_0253_0.JPG] Both of the GeForce cards here in question come in at 11-...

The Intel Core i7-4790K - Devil's Canyon Review and Overclocking

06/06/2014 - 23:54

Intel is not very good at keeping secrets recently. Rumors of a refreshed Haswell line of processors have been circulating for most of 2014.  In March, it not only confirmed that release but promised an even more exciting part called Devil's...

Power Consumption, Perf per Dollar, Closing Thoughts

06/06/2014 - 21:04

Power Consumption Testing Our power testing was done with the discrete graphics card installed with the system running at idle (obviously).  Cinebench 11 was used to obtain our CPU load values, but all measurements are for the full system. [inline:...