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Real Name
Sebastian Peak
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Editor-in-Chief
Location
Kalamazoo, MI, USA
Bio

A PC hardware enthusiast, audio enthusiast, and smartphone-obsessed person from Michigan, USA, Sebastian started writing for PC Perspective in 2014. As an amateur photographer, he has found a way to combine a love of both computers and macro lenses. It is rumored that he has a collection of old, or "vintage", PCs and components that make him very happy.

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Crytek's Neon Noir is a Platform Agnostic Real-Time Ray Tracing Demo

03/18/2019 - 09:03

Crytek has released video of a new demo called Neon Noir, showcasing real-time ray tracing with a new version of CRYENGINE Total Illumination, slated for release in 2019. The big story here is that this is platform agnostic, meaning both AMD...

AMD Releases Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 Edition 19.3.2 with Windows 7 DX12 Support

03/14/2019 - 20:38

AMD has released Radeon 19.3.2 drivers, adding support for Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 and offering a performance boost with Civilization VI: Gathering Storm. This update also adds a number of new Vulkan extensions. But wait, there's more:...

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 (non-Ti) Review - Featuring EVGA and MSI

03/14/2019 - 09:02

NVIDIA has introduced another midrange GPU with today’s launch of the GTX 1660. It joins the GTX 1660 Ti as the company’s answer to high frame rate 1080p gaming, and hits a more aggressive $219 price point, with the GTX 1660 Ti starting at $...

Power, Temps, and Conclusion

03/14/2019 - 09:01

I must say that I find it odd that this non-Ti variant of the GTX 1660 is still using an 8-pin PCIe connector, though I can't complain about the overclocking potential this provides. [inline:files/review/2019-03-12/GPU_Power.png] 8-pin connections...

Report: AMD's Upcoming Navi GPUs Launching in August

03/13/2019 - 14:41

Could Navi be coming a bit sooner than we expected? I'll quote directly from the sourced report by Usman Pirzada over at WCCFtech: "I have been told that AMD’s Navi GPU is at least one whole month behind AMD’s 7nm Ryzen launch,...

Overclocking with the MSI GAMING X

03/12/2019 - 18:17

While the GTX 1660 might seem a little underwhelming as a GTX 1060 6GB replacement at $219, moving up to $249 and the MSI GAMING X card provides a a custom board design and 75 MHz factory overclock (1860 MHz vs. 1785 Mhz), but are such factory OCs...

2560x1440 Game Benchmarks

03/12/2019 - 17:39

I'll switch on the autopilot here and allow the reader to view these benchmarks without any commentary, other than a quick note that the position of the GTX 1660 on the lower half of the charts to follow is pretty much identical to what we saw from...

1920x1080 Game Benchmarks

03/12/2019 - 17:35

PC Perspective GPU Test Platform Processor Intel Core i7-8700K Motherboard ASUS ROG STRIX Z370-H Gaming Memory Corsair Vengeance LED 16GB (8GBx2) DDR4-3000 Storage Samsung 850 EVO 1TB

CORSAIR Launches the Carbide Series 678C Low-Noise ATX Case

03/12/2019 - 09:05

Launching today alongside the Crystal Series 680X (see our review here), CORSAIR's Carbide Series 678C is designated a low-noise ATX case thanks to what CORSAIR says is extensive sound damping within the enclosure. [inline:files/news/2019-03-12/678C-...

CORSAIR Crystal Series 680X RGB ATX Tempered Glass Case Review

03/12/2019 - 09:01

Corsair has launched a pair of new enclosures today including the Crystal Series 680X RGB, a roomy dual-chamber design with plenty of tempered glass and RGB to keep things visually interesting. And we just so happen to have procured...