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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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The AMD Radeon RX 480 Review - The Polaris Promise

06/29/2016 - 09:00

It would be hard at this point to NOT know about the Radeon RX 480 graphics card. AMD and the Radeon Technologies Group has been talking publicly about the Polaris architecture since December of 2015 with lofty ambitions. In the precarious position that...

Pricing and Closing Thoughts

06/28/2016 - 15:59

All the data is placed before you; the conclusions on the Radeon RX 480 are about to be written. But before I finish off this review let's look at one more angle on the new card. How does the Polaris 10 GPU compare to like-priced graphics cards in...

VR Gaming Performance

06/28/2016 - 15:56

VR Testing VR testing once again brought to you by Allyn. This is the second review to include this testing. Higher end GPUs were tested  back in our GTX 1080 Review, but those results are not directly comparable to these as there have been various...

PC Perspective Advanced Power Testing

06/28/2016 - 15:56

Update (6/30/16): I have posted another story that looks at concerns surrounding the Radeon RX 480 drawing more power than the PCI Express specification allows. There are very interesting and important details to see, so I would encourage you to check it...

3DMark Fire Strike and Unigine Heaven 4.0

06/28/2016 - 15:51

Now that we have taken a look at 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 3DMark.  I consider these tests to be somewhat of a "...

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

06/28/2016 - 15:50

The Witcher 3 (DirectX 11)

Rise of the Tomb Raider

06/28/2016 - 15:47

Rise of the Tomb Raider (DirectX 12) 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...

Hitman (2016)

06/28/2016 - 15:45

Hitman (2016) (DirectX 12)

Grand Theft Auto V

06/28/2016 - 15:44

Grand Theft Auto V (DirectX 11)

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition

06/28/2016 - 15:42

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition (DirectX 12 / UWP)