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Ryan Shrout
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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 Present and Future of Qualcomm GPUs

06/11/2015 - 22:14

Qualcomm is now well on its way to the full release of the Adreno A4x series of GPUs, including the A405, A418, A420, and A430 with even higher performance and support for newer APIs like DX11.2. The A420 is already shipping with the Snapdragon 805 in...

PCPer Live! GeForce GTX 980 Ti, G-Sync Live Stream and Giveaway!

06/09/2015 - 08:33

UPDATE: Did you miss the event? No worries, you can still learn all about the GTX 980 Ti, G-Sync changes and even how NVIDIA is changing VR! Once again, a HUGE thanks to NVIDIA and Tom Petersen for coming out to visit. Even thought it's a week after...

AMD's Massive Fiji GPU with HBM Gets Pictured

06/03/2015 - 20:39

Sorry for all of these single item news posts I keep making, but this is how the information is coming out about AMD's upcoming Fiji GPU using new HBM (high bandwidth memory) technology. (And make no mistake this is exactly the way that AMD marketing...

AMD Teases New Radeon Fiji GPU on June 16th with Video

06/03/2015 - 15:25

The AMD Fiji hype train keeps rolling. Here is a video that AMD posted to its AMD Radeon Graphics Twitter account with a several second long teaser video. A new era of PC Gaming. Coming 06.16.15. #AMD300 https://t.co/vSGmJSZ8FW — AMD Radeon...

Thunderbolt 3 - 40 Gbps Thunderbolt, USB 3.1, DP 1.2 all on USB-C

06/02/2015 - 12:52

Today at Computex, Intel took the wraps off of the latest iteration of Thunderbolt, a technology that I am guessing many of you thought was dead in the water. It turns out that's not the case, and this new set of features that Thunderbolt 3 offers...

Computex 2015: Intel Announces Quad-Core Broadwell for Desktop, Mobile

06/02/2015 - 11:10

Earlier this morning you saw us post a story about MSI updating its line of 20 notebooks with new Broadwell processors. Though dual-core Broadwell has been available for Ultrabooks and 2-in-1s for some time already, today marks the release of the quad-...

Computex 2015: ASUS 3800R 34″ Ultrawide 3440x1440 IPS 21:9 Curved G-SYNC Monitor

06/01/2015 - 12:21

At Computex this week ASUS is showing off a prototype of the new ROG 3800R monitor,  a 34-in curved display with a 3440x1440 resolution and G-Sync variable refresh rate capability. ASUS claims on its PCDIY blog that the 21:9 aspect ratio was the one...

Computex 2015: EVGA Builds PrecisionX 16 with DirectX 12 Support

06/01/2015 - 10:58

Another interesting bit of news surrounding Computex and the new GTX 980 Ti comes from EVGA and its PrecisionX software. This is easily our favorite tool for overclocking and GPU monitoring, so it's great to see the company continuing to push forward...

Computex 2015: EVGA Shows GTX 980 Ti Variants - Classified, Hybrid and Hydro

06/01/2015 - 06:00

With the release of the brand new GeForce GTX 980 Ti from NVIDIA stirring up the week just before Computex in Taipei, you can be sure that all of NVIDIA's partners are going to be out in force showing off their custom graphics card solutions. [inline...

Computex: 2015: ASUS Announces Two Systems with Intel Skylake Processors

06/01/2015 - 02:00

First, don't get too excited: there isn't much information that has been confirmed with this announcement. But I did find it interesting that ASUS launched not one but two different systems using 6th Generation Intel Core processors, codenamed...