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Real Name
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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PCPer Live! Radeon RX 480 Live Stream with Raja Koduri!

06/24/2016 - 17:59

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 #405 - AMD RX 480 Hands-on, 32-core Zen rumors, VBIOS scandal and more!

06/23/2016 - 13:02

PC Perspective Podcast #405 - 06/23/2016 Join us this week as we discuss an AMD RX 480 hands-on, 32-core Zen rumors, the ASUS/MSI VBIOS scandal and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page...

Looking to build your first PC this summer? We have a guide for you!

06/21/2016 - 14:32

We don't usually do this, but I have been getting a lot of emails and messages on social media from gamers looking to build their first PC this summer. With the release of the high end GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 cards this month, and the pending...

ASUS Responds to GTX 1080 "Reviewer VBIOS" Concerns

06/17/2016 - 12:52

Yesterday, there were several news stories posted on TechpowerUp and others claiming that ASUS and MSI were sending out review samples of GTX 1080 and GTX 1070 graphics cards with higher clock speeds than retail parts. The insinuation of course...

Podcast #404 - Crucial MX300, E3 hardware news, GTX 1080 Shortages and more!

06/16/2016 - 11:43

PC Perspective Podcast #404 - 06/16/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the new Crucial MX300 SSD, news on upcoming Xbox hardware changes, GTX 1080 shortages and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through...

GeForce GTX 1080 and 1070 3-Way and 4-Way SLI will not be enabled for games

06/08/2016 - 20:44

IMPORTANT UPDATE: After writing this story, but before publication, we went to NVIDIA for comment. As we were getting ready to publish, the company updated me with a shift in its stance on multi-GPU configurations. NVIDIA will no longer require an...

Video Perspective: Intel Giving Away 6950X + SSD 750 Systems at PAX Prime

06/07/2016 - 15:29

Intel is partnering with 12 of their top system builders to build amazing PCs around the Core i7-6950X 10-core Extreme Edition processor and the SSD 750 Series drives. Intel will be raffling off 7 of these systems at PAX Prime in September. You can...

AMD Polaris Radeon RX 480 will launch for $199, more than 5 TFLOPS of compute

05/31/2016 - 22:00

At its Computex 2016 press conference in Taipei today, AMD has announced the branding and pricing, along with basic specifications, for one of its upcoming Polaris GPUs shipping later this June. The Radeon RX 480, based on Polaris 10, will cost just $199...

Intel Core i7-6950X 10-core Broadwell-E Review

05/31/2016 - 02:00

It has been nearly two years since the release of the Haswell-E platform, which began with the launch of the Core i7-5960X processor. Back then, the introduction of an 8-core consumer processor was the primary selling point; along with the new X99...

ASUS Avalon concept PC merges desktops and DIY with cable-free mindset

05/30/2016 - 08:04

If you expected Computex to be bland and stale this year, ASUS has something that is going to change your mind. During the company's Republic of Gamers press conference, it revealed a concept PC design it has been working on dubbed Avalon. The goal...