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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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Microsoft Changes Course on Forced Windows 10 Feature Updates

04/04/2019 - 20:45

The era of forced Windows Update for Windows 10 users is coming to an end. In a surprise move by Microsoft today it was announced that - at least for feature updates - users will be given an "update available" notification, allowing some choice...

Crowdfunding Campaign for Sentry 2.0 Console Size Enclosure Underway

04/03/2019 - 20:38

DR ZĄBER launched the crowdfunding campaign for the Sentry 2.0 on April 1, and the campaign on indigogo is well under way. Version 1.1 of the Sentry was successfully funded in 2017, and three days into this Sentry 2.0 campaign over a third...

The be quiet! Dark Base 700 White Edition Case Review

04/03/2019 - 09:26

The be quiet! Dark Base 700 White Edition is a limited-edition enclosure of only 3,000 units, and it is not only one of the first white cases from be quiet!, but also joins the Dark Base 900 (rev. 2) in featuring RGB lighting - though as...

ASUS WS C246M Pro Motherboard Reviewed at Serve the Home

03/29/2019 - 14:15

The ASUS WS C246M Pro is a micro-ATX option in the company's server/workstation lineup which supports 8th-gen LGA1151 Intel Core and Intel Xeon E-Series CPUs, as well as offering simultaneous triple display output (with...

Intel Extends Optane Support to Pentium and Celeron Processors

03/29/2019 - 13:57

Intel has quietly expanded Optane support to include 8th-gen and above Pentium and Celeron processors. Aside from the 8th-gen requirement (the report at Tom's Hardware lists this as 7th-gen or above, but Intel's release notes specify 8th-gen)...

WarCraft 1 and 2 Available Digitally for First Time on GOG

03/28/2019 - 13:20

It has finally happened: the original WarCraft and WarCraft II are legitimately available digitally for the first time in a new WarCraft bundle on GOG, coming on the heels of GOG's understanding with Blizzard that saw the release of the original...

MAXON Cinebench R20 Officially Available Outside of Microsoft Store

03/27/2019 - 14:16

MAXON has reversed course with the new Cinebench R20 benchmark, which is now available for standalone download directly from MAXON's website, no longer requiring the use of Microsoft's UWP platform. This author did his due diligence and has...

Anthem Patch 1.0.4 Adds NVIDIA DLSS and Highlights Support

03/26/2019 - 10:48

Patch 1.0.4 for Anthem was released by BioWare/EA today which addresses a number of issues and adds features including two specific to GeForce graphics card users, namely DLSS and NVIDIA Highlights support. [inline:files/news/2019-03-26/anthem-...

ASUS ROG Delta Gaming Headset Review: Leading the Pack

03/25/2019 - 10:03

The ROG Delta is a gaming headset from the Republic of Gamers division of ASUS that offers a Hi-Res audio certification thanks to its ASUS Essence 50 mm drivers with a 20-40,000 Hz frequency response and implementation of a high-end ESS Quad-DAC, and...

AMD Ryzen 2000-Series Processors See Big Price Drops

03/25/2019 - 09:46

If you haven't looked at AMD Ryzen processor listings over the weekend you might be surprised to see prices reduces across the board on Amazon specifically, with some pretty significant discounts including a Ryzen 7 2700 for only $219.99 (list price...