The silver MOTIV MV51 from Shure is a 1" capsule large-diaphragm condenser microphone that connects to any Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPod, iPad, and some Android devices for convenient digital recording. It can be used for capturing audio and is equipped with five onboard DSP preset modes and a built-in 1/8" headphone output for real-time monitoring during audio or video applications.
With a vintage design and a durable all-metal construction, the microphone is built with an integrated kickstand and is compatible with any standard mic stand. A unique onboard touch-panel control provides quick access to gain, mute, and headphone volume adjustments. Includes a 5/8" standard thread to mount on any microphone stand, one Micro-B-to-USB cable, and one Micro-B-to-Lighting cable. The MOTIV MV51 is compatible with the ShurePlus MOTIV Video App.
ShurePlus MOTIV Video App
- iOS mobile video application enabling users to record uncompressed audio for video (free download available separately)
- Features all functionality of MOTIV audio app, including gain control, EQ, and compression
- On-screen audio metering
- Choice of video resolution, device dependent (720p, 1080p, 4K)
- Choice of audio format (WAV, AAC, ALAC)
- For iOS 10 or later
- 64-bit iPhone (iPhone 5S and later)
|Diaphragm||1" / 25 mm|
|Polar Pattern||Cardioid, Unidirectional|
|Gain Adjustment||0 to +36 dB|
|On-Board Controls||Mic Mute|
|Frequency Range||20 Hz to 20 kHz|
|Maximum SPL||130 dB SPL|
|Sensitivity||-39 dBFS/Pa at 1 kHz|
|Output Connectors||1 x Micro-USB (MFi Certified)|
|Headphone Connector||1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm|
|Sample Rate||48 kHz|
|Digital Signal Processing||Sound Presets|
|Operating System Support||Android, Windows, iOS, macOS/OS X|
|Mobile Device Compatibility||iPhone 5, 5c, 5s, 6, 6 Plus
iPod Touch 5th Gen.
iPad 4th Gen.
iPad Air 2
iPad Mini 1st Gen., 2nd Gen., 3rd Gen.
|RAM Requirement||64 MB Minimum|
|Available Port||USB 2.0|
|Bus Power||USB / Lightning|
|Dimensions||H: 5.0 x W: 3.4 x L: 2.8" / H: 128.00 x W: 86.00 x L: 70.00 mm|
|Weight||20.3 oz / 574.7 g|
|Package Weight||1.95 lb|
|Box Dimensions (LxWxH)||6.3 x 4.4 x 3.9"|