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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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Recent Posts

AMD Gains Market Share in Q1'16 Discrete GPUs

05/18/2016 - 18:11

AMD sent out a note yesterday with some interesting news about how the graphics card market fared in Q1 of 2016. First, let's get to the bad news: sales of new discrete graphics solutions, in both mobile and desktop, dropped by 10.2% quarter to...

The GeForce GTX 1080 8GB Founders Edition Review - GP104 Brings Pascal to Gamers

05/17/2016 - 09:02

Table of Contents Asynchronous compute discussion Is only 2-Way SLI supported? Overclocking over 2.0 GHz Dissecting the Founders Edition Benchmarks begin VR Testing Impressive power efficiency Performance per dollar discussion Ansel screenshot tool The...

PCPer Live! GeForce GTX 1080 Live Stream with Tom Petersen (Now with free cards!)

05/16/2016 - 15:19

Our review of the GeForce GTX 1080 is LIVE NOW, so be sure you check that out before today's live stream!! Get yourself ready, it’s time for another GeForce GTX live stream hosted by PC Perspective’s Ryan Shrout and NVIDIA’s Tom...

Sound Testing, Pricing and Conclusions

05/14/2016 - 23:45

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PC Perspective Advanced Power Testing

05/14/2016 - 23:43

For our power consumption tests on new GPUs, we previewed a new measurement method last year that we are finally taking advantage of. This isn’t an “at the wall” measurement with a Watts Up or something similar to that; instead we are...

VR Testing, 3DMark Fire Strike and Unigine Heaven 4.0

05/14/2016 - 23:39

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

05/14/2016 - 23:38

The Witcher 3 (DirectX 11)

Rise of the Tomb Raider

05/14/2016 - 23:32

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)

05/14/2016 - 23:27

Hitman (2016) (DirectX 12)

Grand Theft Auto V

05/14/2016 - 23:14

Grand Theft Auto V (DirectX 11)