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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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PCPer Live! Sapphire Joins PCPer to Talk and Giveaway a Nitro+ RX 480!

07/28/2016 - 14:36

When it comes to GPU releases, we at PC Perspective take things up a level in the kind of content we produce as well as the amount of information we provide to the community. Part of that commitment is our drive to bring in the very best people from...

Podcast #410 - Data Recovery, New Titan X Launch, AMD builds a GPU with SSDs and more!!

07/28/2016 - 13:03

PC Perspective Podcast #410 - 07/28/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the new Pascal based Titan X, an AMD graphics card with 1TB of SSD storage on-board, data recovery with RapidSpar and more!! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still...

PC Perspective Hardware Workshop 2016 @ Quakecon 2016 in Dallas, TX

07/26/2016 - 15:45

It is that time of year again: another installment of the PC Perspective Hardware Workshop! We will be presenting on the main stage at Quakecon 2016 being held in Dallas, TX August 4-7. [inline:files/news/2016-07-26/webbanner-...

Video Perspective: EVGA DG-87 Case Preview

07/22/2016 - 17:50

EVGA started showing off designs for a unique, and enormous, case in 2015. It has since been rebranded and has undergone some minor work at the plastic surgeon to emerge as the EVGA DG-8 series of chassis. EVGA sent me the flagship model, the DG-87, that...

NVIDIA Announces GP102-based TITAN X with 3,584 CUDA cores

07/21/2016 - 22:21

Donning the leather jacket he goes very few places without, NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang showed up at an AI meet-up at Stanford this evening to show, for the very first time, a graphics card based on a never before seen Pascal GP102 GPU.  [inline:files...

Podcast #409 - GTX 1060 Review, 3DMark Time Spy Controversy, Tiny Nintendo and more!

07/21/2016 - 12:21

PC Perspective Podcast #409 - 07/21/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the GTX 1060 review, controversy surrounding the async compute of 3DMark Time Spy and more!! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the...

Killer Networks, Alienware and Logitech Summer Giveaway!

07/20/2016 - 11:36

The temperature is heating up across the US and we're starting to lose our minds around here. As a result, we have convinced our friends at Killer Networks, Alienware and Logitech G to give some incredible hardware packages to our readers and fans!...

The GeForce GTX 1060 6GB Review - GP106 Starting at $249

07/19/2016 - 10:03

Twelve days ago, NVIDIA announced its competitor to the AMD Radeon RX 480, the GeForce GTX 1060, based on a new Pascal GPU; GP 106. Though that story was just a brief preview of the product, and a pictorial of the GTX 1060 Founders Edition card we were...

Pricing and Closing Thoughts

07/18/2016 - 16:26

From a performance standpoint, the GeForce GTX 1060 looks to be faster than the Radeon RX 480. That statement is based on 5 out of our 7 games showing that result, as well as three of the four synthetic tests used as well. In the areas where the GTX 1060...

3DMark and Unigine Heaven

07/18/2016 - 16:25

Now that we have taken a look at our 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 the new 3DMark benchmark.  I consider these tests to be...