This Week in Computer Hardware
Hosts: Ryan Shrout
Topic: PC Hardware
Debut: October 23, 2008
Recorded: Thu 6:00pm Pacific
Released: within 24hrs
Duration: ~60 minutes
Set: The Round Table
This Week in Computer Hardware (known as PC Perspective for the first 22 episodes, after which the PC Perspective Podcast began to be recorded on the TWiT network) is a show focusing on cutting edge PC Hardware with lots of comparisons and benchmarks. It is broadcast exclusively on TWiT Live. The show was hosted by Leo Laporte,and Ryan Shrout, and now is hosted by Ryan Shrout and Patrick Norton.
Since December 2009, This Week in Computer Hardware has been an official TWiT podcast located at https://twit.tv/shows/this-week-in-computer-hardware.
About the show
Want to know what to buy when building a new machine? This is the place to find out... This show covers the latest motherboards, CPUs, GPUs, RAM, cases, and anything else that goes inside a computer. Also reviewed and tested are accessories like 3D glasses. Ryan first appeared on the TWiT network in 2008 during the build of the latest Ultimate Gaming Machine where he provided his expertise on selecting the various components of this awesome gaming machine. Benchmarks of hardware are a normal item covered on the show to help you decide on which component is best suited for your specific need.
Ryan has his own podcast which you can find on his site pcper.com. Ryan broadcasts from and lives in Florence, Kentucky. He has moved into a new office with the main purpose to expand the video content of the show.
Recent episodes can be viewed and downloaded here
Below are detailed show notes for released episodes. These are updated as soon as possible as time allows and/or as much community effort is put into them.
- This Week in Computer Hardware 182 – A festival of GPUs
- This Week in Computer Hardware 181 – Bargain GPU and the fate of Windows 8
- This Week in Computer Hardware 180 – Oculus Will Change Gaming
- This Week in Computer Hardware 179 – Water Cooling Is Not for Wimps
- This Week in Computer Hardware 178 – Buy Memory Now Before the Price Goes Up!
- This Week in Computer Hardware 177 – These Drives Will Save Your RAID
Additional show notes for this Week in Computer Hardware can be found here.
Music by: Dan Lueders
The theme for This Week in Computer Hardware can be downloaded from here.