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Sebastian Peak
Kalamazoo, MI, USA

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

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Power, Temperatures, Noise, and Conclusion

01/07/2019 - 05:40

[inline:files/review/2019-01-07/GPU_Power.png] Total power draw at the wall with our test platform (Core i7-8700K system with 16GB of 3000MHz DDR4) places the card between a GTX 1070 and RTX 2070 at load, which is in line with its performance level. Once...

NVIDIA Announces the GeForce RTX 2060 for Next Gen Gaming

01/07/2019 - 02:59

On stage at an event tonight at CES 2019, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang made it offical: the RTX 2060 exists and will be available this month. The card is priced at $349, and is based on the same Turing architecture as the rest of the RTX family. [...

Middle Earth Shadow of War, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, World of Tanks

01/06/2019 - 11:51

Continuing our look at in-game benchmarks with Middle Earth: Shadow of War we find the RTX 2060 moving up with the RTX 2070 and 2080 cards at the top of the charts at both resolutions, with performance exceeding even the GTX 1080 here. [inline:files/...

Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation, F1 2018, Far Cry 5

01/06/2019 - 02:38

As we continue into the in-game benchmark results the goal is to provide at least a high-level look at the average performance of the RTX 2060 in a half dozen games, with two resolutions tested in each (FHD and UHD). As I stated previously, I...

3DMark Time Spy, Unigine Superposition, Final Fantasy XV

01/06/2019 - 02:08

Before getting to the first synthetic benchmarks I will stress that the results presented in the coming pages of this review are by no means complete, and are offered to give an idea of performance so far. The story will not be complete until...

NVIDIA OC Scanner Now Supports Pascal GPUs

01/02/2019 - 13:34

GPU overclocking utility MSI Afterburner now supports automatic Pascal overclocking, bringing this feature to the GTX 10-series for the first time. NVIDIA had previously offered the OC Scanner only for the Turing-based RTX graphics cards (we compared OC...

Dell Goes Public Again with VMWare Share Buyback

12/28/2018 - 13:55

Without the usual fanfare of an IPO, Dell Technologies is a public company once again. [inline:files/news/2018-12-28/Dell_Technologies_Logo.jpeg] As reported by Reuters: "Dell Technologies Inc shares opened at $46 on Friday, giving the computer...

STH Goes Under the Heat Spreader with Intel Optane DC Persistent Memory

12/20/2018 - 11:34

ServeTheHome got up close and personal with Optane DC Persistent Memory in an article posted yesterday, removing the heat spreaders and taking a look at (and several photos of) the components within. [inline:files/news/2018-12-20/Intel-Optane-v...

Scythe Ninja 5 SCNJ-5000 Tower Air CPU Cooler Review

12/19/2018 - 14:35

The Ninja 5 is the latest in the line of high performance, low-noise tower air coolers from Scythe, building on the venerable Ninja 4 design (reviewed here back in 2016) with a new dual-fan configuration. The Ninja 5 (SCNJ-5000) ships with a pair of Kaze...

Windows Sandbox Virtual Environment Coming to Windows 10 in 2019

12/19/2018 - 13:00

Windows Sandbox is a new virtual machine environment coming to Windows 10 Pro and Enterprise versions in 2019, which will be available as an optional component within Windows. Microsoft details the upcoming feature in a blog post published yesterday...