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Shure MOTIV™ MV51 Digital Large-diaphragm Lightning/USB Condenser Microphone

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Shure MOTIV™ MV51 Digital Large-diaphragm Lightning/USB Condenser Microphone

  • iOS/USB connectivity offers 2-in-1 value and quick setup without an audio interface

  • Front panel touch control for DSP presets, headphone volume, and more

  • Record, edit, and share recordings from the free ShurePlus MOTIV Mobile Recording App for iOS

  • Compatible with all common iOS audio and video apps

  • Large-diaphragm condenser capsule for full-bodied sound recording

  • Integrated kickstand for tabletop use. Or, unscrew the end cap and mount to standard mic stand

  • All-metal construction designed to stand up to demanding conditions

  • Zero-latency headphone output

  • Iconic grille inspired by vintage Shure products

  • Lightning and USB cables included

  • Compatible with iOS, Android**, Mac and PC

Special Price $259.00

Regular Price: $339.00

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The MOTIV MV51 Digital Large-Diaphragm condenser microphone is specifically engineered for high fidelity audio capture, seamlessly integrating via iOS, Mac, PC to provide studio-quality home recording and video production. The 1 inch capsule element provides unmatched audio results, which are easily monitored in real-time via the built in headphone output. Additionally, the MV51 utilizes a unique onboard touch panel for real-time access to gain, mute and headphone volume controls. Additionally, five onboard DSP modes optimize settings for high-quality recording of vocals and instruments, as well as clean and clear audio for video production. The striking vintage design and durable all-metal construction includes an integrated rear kickstand threaded to work with any standard mic stand for a portable audio solution where convenience is required without sacrificing quality.

Smart Technology, Retro Design
Delivering unmatched audio results in a striking vintage design, MV51 is a complete digital recording solution with five onboard DSP preset modes.

MV51 features a headphone output and an integrated kickstand compatible with any standard mic stand. A unique touch panel allows quick access to gain, mute, and volume adjustments.

MV51 includes both a Micro-B-to-USB cable for connection to a PC, Mac or Android device, and a Micro-B-to-LTG cable for connection to Apple iOS devices.

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 4th generation, iPad Air, iPad.

Air 2; iPad Mini 1st generation, iPad Mini 2nd generation, iPad Mini 3rd Generation.

Technical Specifications

Additional Information

Package Contents

Shure MV51 Digital Condenser microphone, 1m USB-to-MicroUSB Cable, 1m Lightning-to-MicroUSB Cable, 1m USB-C-to-MicroUSB Cable

Colour Silver
Warranty 2 years (local)
Availability Discontinued
Product Type Microphone (Digital)
Additional Tech Specs

Further Technical Specs

MFi Certified Yes
DSP Modes (Presets) Speech/Singing/Acoustic/Loud/Flat
Type Electret condenser, 1-inch (25 mm)
A/D Converter Up to 24-bit/48 kHz
Adjustable Gain Range 0 to +36 dB
Sensitivity -39 dBFS / Pa at 1 kHz
Maximum SPL
at Minimum Gain, Flat Mode

130 dB SPL
Headphone Output 3.5 mm (1/8")
Power Requirements Powered through USB or Lightning connector
Microphone Mute Yes
Mounting Stand Built-in
Stand adapter 5/8", 27-thread (standard microphone stand mount)
Housing All-metal construction
Dimensions 128 × 86 × 70 mm H × W × D
Cable 1 m. Micro-B-to-USB cable, 1 m. Micro-B-to-Lightning cable

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