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Robert Archer

Robert Archer

Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). Bob also serves as the technology editor for CE Pro's sister publication Commercial Integrator. In addition, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons and Brazilian jiu-jitsu at Binda Brazilian Jiu Jitsu; both schools are located in Haverhill, Mass.

Have suggestions or something you want to read about? Email Robert at robert.archer@emeraldexpo.com

Robert's Latest Posts

Acoustical Experts Cite Home Theater’s Biggest Problems

Home theaters are not turnkey, plug-and-play systems, but with some careful planning installers can maximize clients’ experiences regardless of their budgets.

Robert Archer · March 07, 2016

Limited Edition Sennheiser F703 Headphones Offer Club Style & Sound

A collaboration between the Swiss accessory company FREITAG and Sennheiser has produced the limited edition F703 Sennheiser x FREITAG headphones.

Robert Archer · March 04, 2016

CasaTunes CT-1/CT-2 Music Servers Streamlined with Smaller Footprint

Colo.-based CasaTunes newly redesigned multi-mode music servers are cost-effective digital music servers that take up less space in cabinets and racks.

Robert Archer · March 03, 2016

Prosumer NAS Drives from Western Digital Deliver Up to 12TB of Storage

WD’s My Cloud EX2 Ultra offers a choice of diskless and units populated with its Red hard drives that are purposely built for non-stop 24/7 operation.

Robert Archer · March 02, 2016

Key Digital’s 4K Amplifier Distributes Single Source to Four Zones

Key Digital’s KD-HD1x4ProK is a compact signal distribution solution including features such as audio de-embedding, cascading configuration and HDMI compatibility options.

Robert Archer · March 01, 2016

Dynamic Mounting’s Down and Out Mounts go Hollywood Appearing on Property Brothers

The popular HGTV program featured a home that included the problem-solving mount.

Robert Archer · February 26, 2016

Epson Pro L-Series Projector Produces 25,000 Lumens

The popular manufacturer says the product is the first 3LCD projector to hit the 25,000 lumens plateau.

Robert Archer · February 26, 2016

Proxima M1030U Produces 5,000 Lumens of Brightness

The latest projector from the Carson, Calif.-based company provides a WUXGA resolution and high brightness capabilities to support its placement in a variety of locations.

Robert Archer · February 25, 2016

PTS Multimedia Launches ProjX360 Software Management Suite

This Software Management Suite features tools for time tracking, scheduling, service invoicing, file management, and it offers QuickBook integration.

Robert Archer · February 24, 2016

Channel Vision’s A500 Subwoofer Amp Powers Whole-House Audio

The A500 Subwoofer Amplifier from Channel Vision incorporates a control panel that enables installers to tailor the amp’s usage for specific applications.

Robert Archer · February 23, 2016