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Sebastian Peak
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Editor
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Kalamazoo, MI, USA
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A PC hardware enthusiast, audio enthusiast, and smartphone-obsessed person from Michigan, USA, Sebastian started writing for PC Perspective in 2014. A photographer as well, he has found a way to combine a love of both computers and macro lenses...and is on an endless quest to find the perfect computer case.

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MSI GT72 Dominator Pro G Review: 17-inch G-SYNC Gaming Laptop

07/27/2015 - 14:16

The MSI GT72 Dominator Pro G gaming laptop is a beast of a portable, with a GeForce GTX 980M graphics card and a 5th-Gen Intel Core i7 processor within its massive frame. And this iteration of the GT72 features NVIDIA's G-SYNC technology, which...

Rumor: NVIDIA Pascal up to 17 Billion Transistors, 32GB HBM2

07/24/2015 - 12:16

An exclusive report from Fudzilla claims some outlandish numbers for the upcoming NVIDIA Pascal GPU, including 17 billion transistors and a massive amount of second-gen HBM memory. According to the report: "Pascal is the successor to the Maxwell...

AMD Confirms August Availability of Radeon R9 Nano

07/17/2015 - 08:20

AMD has spilled the beans on at least one aspect of the R9 Nano: the release timeframe. On their Q2 earnings call yesterday AMD CEO Lisa Su made this telling remark: “Fury just launched, actually this week, and we will be launching Nano in the...

Battery Life, Thermals, Wi-Fi, and Conclusion

07/16/2015 - 11:38

Battery Life

Performance Benchmarks and G-SYNC Impressions

07/16/2015 - 11:37

Processor While this laptop is obviously geared towards gaming the inclusion of a new 5th-Gen Intel Core i7-5700HQ warrants a quick look at CPU performance. I ran a couple of processor benchmarks to see just how much better Broadwell might do in a market...

Input, Display Performance, and Internals

07/14/2015 - 00:21

Keyboard and Trackpad [inline:files/review/2015-07-14/g72g_keyboard.jpg]

Report: AMD Radeon Fury Specs and Photos Leaked

07/07/2015 - 11:59

As reported by VideoCardz.com the upcoming Radeon Fury card specs have been leaked (and confirmed, according to the report), and the air-cooled card is said to have 8 fewer compute units enabled and a slightly slower core clock. [inline:files/news/2015-...

Quad-Core Gaming Roundup: How Much CPU Do You Really Need?

07/06/2015 - 12:56

[inline:files/review/2015-06-29/logos.jpg] The PC gaming world has become divided by two distinct types of games: those that were designed and programmed specifically for the PC, and console ports. Unfortunately for PC gamers it seems that far too many...

Report: ASUS STRIX AMD Radeon Fury (Non-X) Card Listings Found

07/03/2015 - 20:45

A report from VideoCardz.com shows three listings for an unreleased ASUS STRIX version of the AMD Radeon Fury (non-X). [inline:files/news/2015-07-03/ASUS-R9-Fury-DC3-GAMING-Computer-PC-Shop.png] Image credit: VideoCardz The listings are from European...

Conclusion

06/30/2015 - 23:16

It was fascinating to go over all of these benchmarks 6 months into what had become a daily task, and see what kind of performance differences there were with the various CPUs. In writing this piece I had to accept that I have become essentially a...