MIPRO

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MIPRO Electronics Co.,Ltd
Type Private
Industry Audio electronics
Founded Taiwan (1995)
Headquarters Chiayi, Taiwan
Key people K.C Chang, founder
MIPRO, CEO
Products Wireless microphone systems, and portable wireless PA Systems
Employees 200
Website http://www.mipro.com.tw/

MIPRO Electronics Co. Ltd. (Traditional Chinese: 嘉強電子), established in 1995, is an ISO-9001 certified Taiwan-based company that designs and manufactures wireless microphones, portable wireless public address (PA) and other wireless audio equipment for consumer, professional and commercial applications. U.S. President Barack Obama used a MIPRO wireless microphone system during his election campaign in 2008.[1]

In 2001, MIPRO developed and patented an Automatic Channel Targeting (ACT) technology. "ACT" provides automatic synchronization of receiver and transmitter frequencies, commonly known as "sync". The ACT function is an intelligent wireless system channel set-up feature.

Gary Kayye, CTS, founder of Kayye Consulting and rAVe Publications stated MIPRO as one of My Top 6 New Companies to Watch -- From InfoComm 2008[2]


MIPRO MA-909 wireless system was nominated for Outstanding Technical Achievement in Wireless Technology in the 2006 TEC Awards.[3]


MIPRO ACT-82 wireless system was nominated for Outstanding Technical Achievement in Wireless Technology in the 2007 TEC Awards.[4]


MIPRO ACT-51 wireless system was nominated for Outstanding Technical Achievement in Wireless Technology in the 2008 TEC Awards.[5]


MIPRO ACT-727 wireless system was nominated for Outstanding Technical Achievement in Wireless Technology in the 2009 TEC Awards.[6]

History[edit]

MIPRO was established in 1995 by founder K.C. Chang, who had in 1970 designed the first FM wireless microphone in Taiwan and obtained the first patent for a condenser microphone capsule in Taiwan.

In 2001 MIPRO introduced a technology they termed ACT (Automatic Channel Targeting). "ACT" synchronizes the receiver and transmitter frequencies.This was followed in 2006 by MIPRO introducing the first encrypted digital wireless microphone system and later, digital wireless tour guide & language interpretation Systems in Taiwan.

The Company[edit]

The brand name "MIPRO" stands for "MI"crophone "PRO"fessionals. It is headquartered in Chiayi, Taiwan, with 200 employees. MIPRO designs and manufactures professional wireless microphones, wireless portable PA systems, wireless in-ear monitoring and portable wireless ENG receivers and other wireless audio systems.

MIPRO microphones are distributed in the United States by Avlex and Starin.

Automatic Channel Targeting[edit]

MIPRO developed and patented an Automatic Channel Targeting technology (ACT) in 2001. "ACT" synchronizes the receiver and transmitter frequencies. The ACT function has become the industry-standard for multi-channel wireless systems set-up feature.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pro Sound News Europe - Barack Obama rings the 'changes' with JBL and MIPRO". prosoundnewseurope.com. Retrieved 2009-04-28. 
  2. ^ "rAVe Pro AV Edition - Gary Kayye's Top Six New Companies to Watch". ravepro.com. Retrieved 2009-07-20. 
  3. ^ "The TEC Awards 2005 Nominees for Technical Achievement". mixfoundation.org. Retrieved 2009-07-22. 
  4. ^ "The TEC Awards 2007 Nominees for Technical Achievement". mixfoundation.org. Retrieved 2009-07-22. 
  5. ^ "The TEC Awards 2008 Nominees for Technical Achievement". mixfoundation.org. Retrieved 2009-04-28. 
  6. ^ "The TEC Awards 2009 Nominees for Technical Achievement". mixfoundation.org. Retrieved 2009-07-20. 

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