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Ryan Shrout
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Owner, Operator, Editor-in-Chief
Location
Florence, KY, USA
Bio

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 Intel Core i7-6700K Review - Skylake First for Enthusiasts

08/05/2015 - 08:01

Our Intel Skylake launch coverage is intense! Make sure you hit up all the stories and videos that are interesting for you! The Intel Core i7-6700K Review - Skylake First for Enthusiasts (Video) Skylake vs. Sandy Bridge: Discrete GPU Showdown (Video)...

Skylake vs. Sandy Bridge: Discrete GPU Showdown

08/05/2015 - 08:00

Our Intel Skylake launch coverage is intense! Make sure you hit up all the stories and videos that are interesting for you! The Intel Core i7-6700K Review - Skylake First for Enthusiasts (Video) Skylake vs. Sandy Bridge: Discrete GPU Showdown (Video)...

Metro: Last Light and Conclusions

08/04/2015 - 18:05

Metro: Last Light (DirectX 11)  

GRID 2

08/04/2015 - 18:04

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.

Grand Theft Auto V

08/04/2015 - 18:04

Grand Theft Auto V (DirectX 11)

Power Consumption, Perf per Dollar, Closing Thoughts

08/04/2015 - 15:36

Power Consumption Testing [inline:files/review/2015-08-04/power-idle.png] [inline:files/review/2015-08-04/power-load.png]

Compression and Encryption

08/04/2015 - 15:17

7-Zip Compression I decided to replace the WinRAR test with a more repeatable and threaded application – 7-Zip.

Rendering and Scientific

08/04/2015 - 15:06

CineBench 11.5 This rendering benchmark, based off of the Cinema 4D engine, is a terrific indicator for multi-threaded processing.

Media Encoding Tests

08/04/2015 - 15:03

Handbrake Known mainly for its DVD re-encoding prowess, our test uses the Handbrake command line interface on a full DVD rip to gauge CPU performance.

Testing Setup and SiSoft Sandra

08/04/2015 - 14:38

For this review of the Intel Core i7-6700K, we updated our entire suite of CPU benchmarks and thus we have a new set of results to present.  I was able to run the new tests on Skylake, Broadwell, Haswell, Ivy Bridge, Sandy Bridge, Sandy Bridge-E,...