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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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Experience Matching and Quality Settings

03/14/2017 - 12:51

Tool Validation – Experience Matching Though matching the software capture data to the hardware capture data is a significant and crucial piece of the validation process for FCAT VR as a tool we can depend on, matching what the interval plots say...

Tool Validation - Hardware vs Software Capture

03/14/2017 - 12:41

In the description above, part of the development process of FCAT VR was the need to validate any metrics it would provide in a software-only environment with both experiential and hardware-based capture data points. Playing a game in the headset and...

PCPer Live! GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Live Stream with Tom Petersen

03/10/2017 - 12:15

Our review of the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11GB graphics card is live and ready for consumption! Make sure you check it out before this afternoon's live stream! Did you miss our GTX 1080 Ti Live Stream? Catch the reply below! Ready your mind and body, it...

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Review

03/09/2017 - 10:00

UPDATE! If you missed our launch day live stream, you can find the reply below: It’s a very interesting time in the world of PC gaming hardware. We just saw the release of AMD’s Ryzen processor platform that shook up the processor market for...

Overclocking the AMD Ryzen 7 1700 - The Real Winner?

03/08/2017 - 17:08

While many in the media and enthusiast communities are still trying to fully grasp the importance and impact of the recent AMD Ryzen 7 processor release, I have been trying to complete my review of the 1700X and 1700 processors, in between testing the...

Sound Testing, Pricing and Closing Thoughts

03/06/2017 - 17:27

We ran the reference cooler on the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti through our standard noise testing. [inline:files/review/2017-03-06/sound.png] Under a full load, the GTX 1080 Ti is slightly more quiet than the Titan X launched last year and just 1.0 dbA above the...

Detailed Power Consumption Testing

03/06/2017 - 17:27

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

03/06/2017 - 17:26

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

03/06/2017 - 17:25

The Witcher 3 (DirectX 11)

Rise of the Tomb Raider

03/06/2017 - 17:24

Rise of the Tomb Raider (DirectX 12) Featuring epic, high-octane action moments set in the most beautiful hostile environments on earth, Rise of the Tomb Raider delivers a cinematic survival action adventure where you will join Lara Croft on her...