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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. Ryan also operates Shrout Research and has consulting arrangements with many high-tech companies including AMD, ARM, Intel, Microsoft, NVIDIA, Qualcomm, Western Digital, and more.

You can find Ryan mostly on PC Perspective, but also in a few key places:


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AMD Hires Two Graphics Execs to Help Tackle NVIDIA

01/23/2018 - 18:10

The following story was originally posted on ShroutResearch.com. AMD announced today that it has hired two new executives to run its graphics division after the departure of Radeon Technologies Group’s previous lead. Raja Koduri left AMD in...

CES 2018: AMD teases 7nm Vega for machine learning in 2018

01/08/2018 - 01:00

Though just the most basic of teases, AMD confirmed at CES that it will have a 7nm based Vega product sampling sometime in 2018. No mention of shipping timeline, performance, or consumer variants were to be found. [inline:files/news/2018-01-07/01_0.jpg]...

CES 2018: AMD Ryzen Desktop CPU with Vega Graphics Coming Feb 12

01/08/2018 - 01:00

Though AMD might not use the term APU anymore, that’s what we are looking at today. The Ryzen + Vega processor (single die implementation, to be clear) for desktop solutions will begin shipping February 12 and will bring high-performance integrated...

CES 2018: AMD Announces 2nd Generation Ryzen CPUs for April, Threadripper for 2H 2018

01/08/2018 - 01:00

During AMD’s CES 2018 Tech Day, CEO Lisa Su announced the plans for the second-generation Ryzen processor roll-out in April. This is the revised design that has been rumored for months, with a process technology change and slight tweaks to features...

Intel Kaby Lake-G Launches: 8th Gen CPUs with Radeon Vega M Graphics

01/07/2018 - 22:01

A surprise to most in the industry that such a thing would really occur, AMD and Intel announced in November a partnership that would bring Radeon graphics to Intel processors in 2018. The details were minimal at the time, and only told us specifics of...

Meltdown and Spectre Security Vulnerability Impacts Intel most, but AMD, Arm as well

01/03/2018 - 21:17

The following story was originally posted on ShroutResearch.com. UPDATE 1 - 8:25pm Just before the closing bell on Wednesday, Intel released a statement responding to the security issues brought up in this story. While acknowledging that...

NVIDIA TITAN V Review Part 2: Compute Performance

12/15/2017 - 13:42

This is a multi-part story for the NVIDIA Titan V: Unboxing and Teardown Part 1: Gaming Performance Part 2: Compute Performance Earlier this week we dove into the new NVIDIA Titan V graphics card and looked at its performacne from a gaming perspective...

NVIDIA TITAN V Review Part 1: Gaming

12/13/2017 - 23:01

This is a multi-part story for the NVIDIA Titan V: Unboxing and Teardown Part 1: Gaming Performance Part 2: Compute Performance As a surprise to most of us in the media community, NVIDIA launched a new graphics card to the world, the TITAN V. No longer...

Gaming Conclusions

12/13/2017 - 15:38

Quick Power Testing I am still doing some more analysis on this, but the power draw of the Titan V appears to be quite interesting. As I pointed out on the first page, the clock speeds start in the 1700+ MHz range, but quickly drop to the 1550-1600 MHz...

3DMark, Unigine Heaven

12/13/2017 - 15:31

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...