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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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Logitech G Pro Gaming Mouse: Designed With And For Professional eSports Players

08/16/2016 - 03:00

Readers of PC Perspective have noticed that in the last couple of years a very familiar name has been asserting itself again in the world of gaming peripherals. Logitech, once the leader and creator of the gaming-specific market with devices like the G15...

NVIDIA Pascal Mobile: GTX 1080, 1070 and 1060 Enter Gaming Notebooks

08/16/2016 - 00:00

Easily the strongest growth segment in PC hardware today is in the adoption of gaming notebooks. Ask companies like MSI and ASUS, even Gigabyte, as they now make more models and sell more units of notebooks with a dedicated GPU than ever before. ...

Podcast #412 - 10TB Hard Drives and Le Grand Macho!!

08/11/2016 - 06:31

PC Perspective Podcast #412 - 08/11/2016 Join us this week as we discuss the new 10TB Seagate hard drive, Le Grand Macho cooler and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The URL...

PC Perspective Hardware Workshop 2016 @ Quakecon 2016 in Dallas, TX

08/08/2016 - 14:03

UPDATE: Did you miss the workshop? Relive the fun and excitement with the replay below!! It is that time of year again: another installment of the PC Perspective Hardware Workshop! We will be presenting on the main stage at Quakecon 2016 ...

Podcast #411 - Live from Quakecon 2016!!

08/05/2016 - 13:04

PC Perspective Podcast #411 - 08/05/2016 Join us this week as we discuss our new Titan X review and talk with the fans at Quakecon 2016!! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The URL...

The NVIDIA Titan X (Pascal) 12GB Graphics Card Review

08/03/2016 - 00:00

As a surprise to nearly everyone, on July 21st NVIDIA announced the existence of the new Titan X graphics cards, which are based on the brand new GP102 Pascal GPU. Though it shares a name, for some unexplained reason, with the Maxwell-based Titan X...

Sound Testing, Pricing and Closing Thoughts

08/02/2016 - 22:25

We ran the reference cooler on the new Titan X through our standard noise testing. [inline:files/review/2016-08-02/sound.png] Under a full load, the new Pascal-based Titan X is not a quiet card - it is louder than the GTX 1080 Founders Edition and...

Detailed Power Consumption Testing

08/02/2016 - 22:10

When we started dissecting the power consumption concerns around the Radeon RX 480, that have since been mostly addressed by AMD with a driver fix and new control panel option, I knew this meant a much more strenuous power testing process going forward....

3DMark, Unigine Heaven and Overclocking

08/02/2016 - 22:05

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

08/02/2016 - 22:03

The Witcher 3 (DirectX 11)