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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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Intel Speed Shift

11/21/2016 - 16:17

Late last year I took a detailed look at a new feature added to Skylake called Speed Shift. This technology moved the control of the CPU clock speed and state from the operating system exclusively to the processor itself, allowing Intel’s internal...

Content Creation and Gaming

11/21/2016 - 16:16

Up next we want to look at a few of the more traditional CPU benchmarks we have used at PC Perspective for a number of years. Both POV-Ray and Blender are 3D rendering applications that content creators are quite used to while the inclusion of the x264 5...

General System Performance

11/21/2016 - 16:15

What follows now is a breakdown of performance of these two notebooks giving us an apples to apples comparison of 6th Generation (Skylake) and 7th Generation (Kaby Lake) Intel mobile processors. window.onload=function(){ var tfrow = document....

The HP Spectre x360

11/21/2016 - 16:15

The HP Spectre x360 convertible notebook is an impressive machine in your hands. It is built around a 13.3-in 1080p IPS LED backlit display that is multi-touch enabled and has the ability to fold back on itself to convert into a tablet. Our model, the 13...

Qualcomm Quick Charge 4 offers 20% faster charging

11/17/2016 - 07:30

Along with the reveal of the Snapdragon 835 today and its production on Samsung’s 10nm FinFET process technology, Qualcomm is also announcing the release of Quick Charge 4, an upgrade to the company’s successful fast charging solution that...

Qualcomm Teases Snapdragon 835, built on Samsung 10nm FinFET

11/17/2016 - 07:30

Though we are still months away from shipping devices, Qualcomm has announced that it will be building its upcoming flagship Snapdragon 835 mobile SoC on Samsung’s 10nm 2nd generation FinFET process technology. Qualcomm tells us that integrating...

Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope scales with multi-GPU

11/14/2016 - 11:22

While VR excitement might have cooled slightly in the enthusiast community, there continues to be innovation and software releases on both the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive that are bringing me back to what I think we believe to be part of the future of PC...

Oculus Launches Asynchronous Spacewarp, 45 FPS VR

11/10/2016 - 11:44

Oculus has announced that as of today, support for Asynchronous Spacewarp is available and active for all users that install the 1.10 runtime. Announced at the Oculus Connect 3 event in October, ASW promises to complement existing Asynchronous Timewarp (...

Video: MSI Gaming Notebook Overview - How to pick the best for you

11/09/2016 - 13:14

Back in April I did a video with MSI that looked at all of the gaming notebook lines it built around the GTX 900-series of GPUs. Today we have stepped it up a notch, and again are giving you an overview of MSI's gaming notebook lines that now feature...

Podcast #423 - Logitech G231, DX12 Multi-GPU, GTX 1070/1080 issues and more!

11/03/2016 - 09:35

PC Perspective Podcast #423 - 11/03/16 Join us this week as we discuss the Logitech Prodigy G231, multi-GPU scaling with DX12, Qualcomm buying NXP, issues with GTX 1070 and 1080 cards and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still...