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MOTIV™ MV5 Digital Condenser Microphone - BLACK

Portable digital condenser microphone with desktop standand 3 preset modes for studio-quality home recording, podcasting via iOS, Mac, PC.

Best suited to: Podcast/Voiceover, Digital Recording
Condenser Cardioid

The MOTIV MV5 Digital Condenser Microphone provides high-quality plug and play audio capture with any iOS, Mac, PC.

The MV5 features three onboard preset modes to quickly dial in the optimal settings for virtually any content creation need.

From vocal and instrument home studio recording to podcasting and videophone applications, the MV5 provides studio-quality sound every time.

The MV5 also includes an integrated headphone output for real time monitoring.

Tested to the same rigorous quality standards as all Shure products, a low-profile, retro-inspired industrial design is optimized for portable applications and comes in achoice of colors.

Ships complete with a detachable desktop stand to easily integrate into any creative space.


  • Apple MFi (Made for iPhone/iPod/iPad) Certified for direct connection to any iOS device without the need for anyadditional adapters or connection kits.
  • 3 DSP Preset Modes (Vocals, Flat, Instrument)
    • Automatically applies Gain, EQ, Compression and Limiting for optimal results
  • Built In Headphone Output for real-time monitoring
  • Custom-Tuned 16mm Microphone Capsule provides best-in-class audio
  • Available In 5 Colors - Green, Gray, Blue, Red, Black
  • Included anodized aluminum desktop stand - integrated Thread Mount compatible with any ¼” standard camera tripod
  • Low Profile, Portable Design measures only 2.5 inches / 7 cm tall. (5.5 inches / 14 cm on included stand)
  • Includes (1) Micro-B to USB Cable and (1) Micro-B toLightning cable

System Requirements
Windows: Windows 7, Windows 8; 64 MB minimum RAM; USB 2.0
Macintosh: OSX Lion 10.7, OSX Mountain Lion 10.8, OSX Mavericks 10.9, OSX Yosemite 10.10; 64 MB minimum RAM; USB 2.0; iOS 7.0 and higher: iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus; iPod touch 5th generation; iPad 4thgeneration, iPad Air, iPad Air 2; iPad Mini 1st generation, iPad Mini 2nd generation, iPad Mini 3rd Generation

Tech Specs

Further Technical Specs

MFi CertifiedYes
DSP Modes (Presets)Voice/Instrument/Flat
TypeElectret condenser (16 mm)
A/D ConverterUp to 24-bit/48 kHz
Adjustable Gain Range0 to +36 dB
Sensitivity-40 dBFS / Pa at 1 kHz

Maximum SPL
at Minimum Gain, Flat Mode

130 dB SPL
Headphone Output3.5 mm (1/8")
Power RequirementsPowered through USB or Lightning connector
Microphone MuteYes
Mounting StandIncluded
Stand adapter¼", 20-thread (standard tripod mount)
HousingPC/ABS with Die-Cast Zinc Frame
Net Weight

Without Mounting Stand: 90 g (3.2 oz)
With Mounting Stand: 160 g (5.6 oz)


Without Mounting Stand: 66 × 67 × 65 mm H × W × D
With Mounting Stand: 89 × 142 × 97 mm H × W × D

Cable1 m MicroB-to-USB cable and MicroB-to-Lightning cable


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