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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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ASUS PB328Q 2560x1440 32-in VA-panel Monitor Review

02/11/2016 - 10:44

We see all kinds of monitors at PC Perspective; honestly it's probably too many. It's rare when a form factor or combination of features really feels unique, but today's review of the ASUS PB328Q is exactly that. Have we seen 2560x1440...

Gaming Impressions, Pricing, Conclusions

02/10/2016 - 14:53

So let's talk about gaming on the ASUS PB328Q. It is 100% feasible to see this monitor as a low cost alternative to other 30+ inch monitors on the market for a PC gamer. The resolution of 2560x1440 means that it will require less processing...

Calibration and Viewing Angles

02/10/2016 - 14:52

Most monitor vendors today will advertise the color accuracy of their displays to some degree on marketing material, and the ASUS PB328Q is no different, quoting 100% sRGB. More often than not we find that the out of box experience with monitors can...

Physical Design, OSD, Overdrive Capability

02/10/2016 - 14:50

ASUS appears to have come to a standard on most of its monitor designs, going with a very minimalist appearance in many instances with slim bezels and a matte finish - all things I can appreciate. Though the PB328Q won't be confused for something...

Updated: Rise of the Tomb Raider: AMD and NVIDIA Performance Results

02/05/2016 - 18:23

UPDATE 2/5/16: Nixxes released a new version of Rise of the Tomb Raider today with some significant changes. I have added another page at the end of this story that looks at results with the new version of the game, a new AMD driver and I've also...

Feb 5th Patch and Multi-GPU Testing

02/05/2016 - 17:52

Update February 5th, 2016: Rise of the Tomb Raider was patched to version 1.0.610.1_64, and along with it come some significant changes. 

Logitech G810 Orion Spectrum RGB Mechanical Keyboard Review

02/04/2016 - 13:32

Logitech continues its push and re-entry into the gaming peripherals market in 2016, this time adding another keyboard under the Orion brand to the mix. The Logitech G G810 Orion Spectrum is, as the name implies, an RGB mechanical keyboard using the...

EVGA Winter 2016 Prize Pack and Giveaway!!

02/02/2016 - 14:07

For many of you reading this, the temperature outside has fallen to its deepest levels, making it hard to even bare the thought of going outdoors. What would help out a PC enthusiast and gamer in this situation? Some new hardware, delivered straight to...

Adding the GTX 970 and R9 390, Conclusions

01/29/2016 - 15:02

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Flagship GPUs

01/29/2016 - 15:00

Rise of the Tomb Raider (DirectX 11) 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...