Microflex Advance Ceiling & Table Array Microphones

Microflex Advance Ceiling & Table Array Microphones

New Product — Versatile and elegant AV conferencing solutions that discreetly and precisely capture the richness of the human voice.

  • MXA910 Ceiling Array features Steerable Coverage™ of up to 8 separate lobes to accurately capture sound sources from above
  • MXA310 Table Array features innovative toroid polar pattern, which rejects overhead HVAC and fan noise
  • Proprietary IntelliMix® DSP Suite optimizes voice quality by reducing room noise and improving speech intelligibility
  • ANI4 Network Interfaces route signals to and from Dante network; available with block or XLR connectors

System Details

Corporate AV conferencing often happens in spaces with premium visual aesthetics and poor audio quality. With Microflex® Advance™ Ceiling and Table Array Microphones, Shure combines the trusted quality of Microflex Microphones with a best-in-class level of flexibility, technology and control. The result is unmatched “invisible audio” for elite AV conferencing environments.

Groundbreaking accuracy in audio capture with proprietary Steerable Coverage™. The elegance of Dante™ Networked Audio. Seamless, browser-based control that offers easy integration with existing AV/IT infrastructure.

With Microflex Advance, installers don’t have to compromise room aesthetics for audio quality. And IT professionals don’t have to be audio experts to deliver expert audio.

Watch the MXA910 and MXA310 Demo Video

Features

  • Shure Premium Audio Experience. Pristine speech intelligibility required for efficient and effective communication.
  • Elegant, Versatile & Scalable Solutions. Sleek contemporary array microphone designs fit seamlessly into diverse AV environments, from sophisticated boardrooms to dynamic huddle and multipurpose spaces.
  • Intuitive, Networked System Control. The convenience of Dante networked audio. Powerful browser-based software for simple setup and configuration.
Applications

The following are part of the Shure Microflex Advance Training video series.

For MXA910:

How to Install MXA910 Ceiling Array

MXA910 Steerable Coverage

How to Prepare MXA910 for Painting

For MXA310:

MXA310 Light Ring and Mute Button Configuration

MXA310 Steerable Coverage

For IntelliMix:

IntelliMix DSP Suite

View the complete Shure Microflex Advance Training video series, including overview videos for each component.

Software & Downloads

Architectural Specifications

File Language Type File Size
ANI4IN Architectural Specifications English PDF 349 kb
ANI4OUT Architectural Specifications English PDF 296 kb
MXA310 Architectural Specifications English PDF 321 kb
MXA910 Architectural Specifications English PDF 1010 kb

Brochures

File Language Type File Size
Microflex Advance Brochure English PDF 2.51 mb

CAD Drawings

File Language Type File Size
ANI4IN-BLOCK (BIM) English ZIP 2.64 mb
ANI4IN-XLR (BIM) English ZIP 2.75 mb
ANI4OUT-BLOCK (BIM) English ZIP 2.6 mb
ANI4OUT-XLR (BIM) English ZIP 2.56 mb
MXA310 (BIM) English ZIP 3.88 mb
MXA910 (BIM) English ZIP 11.8 mb
ANI4 English ZIP 1.12 mb
MXA910 English ZIP 4.2 mb
MXA310 English ZIP 1.05 mb
A310 CAD File (DXF) English ZIP 44.7 kb
A310 CAD File (PDF) English PDF 32 kb
A910 CAD File (PDF) English PDF 72.6 kb

Files

File Language Type File Size
A310 Flush Mount Tray Template (English) PDF 257 kb
ANI4IN Command Strings PDF 1.38 mb
ANI4OUT Command Strings PDF 403 kb
MXA310 Command Strings PDF 426 kb
MXA910 Command Strings PDF 419 kb

Publications

File Language Type File Size
How to use the Shure MXA910 Ceiling Array Microphone for Voice Lift English PDF 898 kb

Specification Sheets

File Language Type File Size
ANI4IN Specification Sheet English PDF 327 kb
ANI4OUT Specification Sheet English PDF 273 kb
MXA310 Specification Sheet English PDF 776 kb
MXA910 Specification Sheet English PDF 533 kb

User Guides

File Language Type File Size
A310 User Guide Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese-Simplified, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish PDF 1.21 mb
A910 User Guide Chinese-Simplified, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish PDF 1.05 mb
ANI4IN Microflex Audio Network Interface
ANI4OUT Microflex Audio Network Interface
MXA310 Microflex Table Array Microphone
MXA910 Microflex Ceiling Array Microphone

Firmware

Latest is 2.0.7

Version

File Date Download Size
MXA310 - Microflex Advance Table Array Microphone (Dante Only) See release notes Posted June 30, 2017 Download PACK (3.75 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all MXA310 microphones in a configuration to the same firmware version.

NEW FEATURES

  • Audio Encryption support with MXA910, MXA310, ANI4IN, ANI4OUT, ANIUSB-MATRIX, ANI22 and P300-IMX.
  • Packet Bridge
  • PEQ import/export options

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Integrates Audinate's Dante™ Ultimo firmware update, which resolves a rare audio loss issue that can occur when devices are static for longer than 1 month.
  • Configuration
    • "Add/Remove Channel" button added on Coverage tab
  • Presets
    • "Default Settings" added as a preset
    • Name of the active preset displays above the Preset drop-down
    • "Clear Preset" option added to "Save As Preset" 
  • Device names can now begin with a number
  • New command strings
  • Fixed an IP configuration issue in manual mode that prevents setting IP address w.x.y.z with subnet mask 255.0.0.0 for class A networks.
  • General bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUES

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported
  • Encryption may become disabled in an extremely rare case after a power cycle of the device; users must re-enable encryption in the UI if this occurs.
  • If Channel 1 is removed using the Add/Remove Channel feature and Channel 2, 3, or 4 is left as a single channel, then audio will not pass through the Automix Out channel. Channel 1 is the only channel that passes audio through the Automix Out channel.

NOTES

  • MXA310: User Guide | Command strings
  • MXA310 version 2.0.7 is compatible with MXA310 devices running version 2.0.7 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate MXA310 version 2.0.7 with Dante Controller, reference the following minimum versions: v3.10.2.4 (Windows) and v3.10.2.3 (Mac OS X)
  • To operate MXA310 version 2.0.7 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 2.0.7
    • ANI4OUT 2.0.8
    • MXA910 2.0.8
    • Microflex Wireless 5.1.23 
    • ULXD4D/4Q 2.1.16
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.3.0.18
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.1
File Date Download Size
MXA310 - Microflex Advance Table Array Microphone (Dante Only) See release notes Posted December 01, 2016 Download PACK (3.42 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all Microflex® Advance™ microphones and Audio Network Interfaces in a configuration to the same firmware version.

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Push to Dante feature now appends a -d to the Dante Device Name, preventing discovery issues
  • Bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUE

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported

NOTES

  • MXA310 version 1.2.6 is compatible with microphones running version 1.2.6 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • For operation of MXA310 version 1.2.6 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 1.1.6
    • ANI4OUT 1.1.6
    • MXA910 1.1.3
    • Microflex Wireless 4.0.7
    • ULXD4 1.7.34
    • ULXD4Q 1.7.34
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.2.2
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.0.18
File Date Download Size
MXA310 - Microflex Advance Table Array Microphone (Dante Only) See release notes Posted July 08, 2016 Download PACK (3.52 mb)

Initial release

Latest is 2.0.7

Version

File Date Download Size
MXA310 - Microflex Advance Table Array Microphone See release notes Posted July 07, 2017 Download PACK (4.02 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all MXA310 microphones in a configuration to the same firmware version.

NEW FEATURES

  • Audio Encryption support with MXA910, MXA310, ANI4IN, ANI4OUT, ANIUSB-MATRIX, ANI22 and P300-IMX.
  • Packet Bridge
  • PEQ import/export options

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Integrates Audinate's Dante™ Ultimo firmware update, which resolves a rare audio loss issue that can occur when devices are static for longer than 1 month.
  • Configuration
    • "Add/Remove Channel" button added on Coverage tab
  • Presets
    • "Default Settings" added as a preset
    • Name of the active preset displays above the Preset drop-down
    • "Clear Preset" option added to "Save As Preset" 
  • Device names can now begin with a number
  • New command strings
  • Fixed an IP configuration issue in manual mode that prevents setting IP address w.x.y.z with subnet mask 255.0.0.0 for class A networks.
  • General bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUES

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported
  • Encryption may become disabled in an extremely rare case after a power cycle of the device; users must re-enable encryption in the UI if this occurs.
  • If Channel 1 is removed using the Add/Remove Channel feature and Channel 2, 3, or 4 is left as a single channel, then audio will not pass through the Automix Out channel. Channel 1 is the only channel that passes audio through the Automix Out channel.

NOTES

  • MXA310: User Guide | Command strings
  • MXA310 version 2.0.7 is compatible with MXA310 devices running version 2.0.7 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate MXA310 version 2.0.7 with Dante Controller, reference the following minimum versions: v3.10.2.4 (Windows) and v3.10.2.3 (Mac OS X)
  • To operate MXA310 version 2.0.7 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 2.0.7
    • ANI4OUT 2.0.8
    • MXA910 2.0.8
    • Microflex Wireless 5.1.23 
    • ULXD4D/4Q 2.1.16
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.3.0.18
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.1

Latest is 2.0.7

Version

File Date Download Size
ANI4IN - Audio Network Interface (Dante Only) See release notes Posted June 30, 2017 Download PACK (3.35 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all ANI4IN devices in a configuration to the same firmware version.

NEW FEATURES

  • Audio Encryption support with MXA910, MXA310, ANI4IN, ANI4OUT, ANIUSB-MATRIX, ANI22 and P300-IMX.
  • Packet Bridge
  • PEQ copy/paste and import/export options

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Integrates Audinate's Dante™ Ultimo firmware update, which resolves a rare audio loss issue that can occur when devices are static for longer than 1 month.
  • Configuration
    • PEQ tab added  
  • Presets
    • "Default Settings" added as a preset
    • Name of the active preset displays above the Preset drop-down
    • "Clear Preset" option added to "Save As Preset" 
  • Device names can now begin with a number
  • New commands strings
  • Fixed an IP configuration issue in manual mode that prevents setting IP address w.x.y.z with subnet mask 255.0.0.0 for class A networks.
  • General bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUE

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported

NOTES

  • ANI4IN: User Guide Command Strings
  • ANI4IN (Dante Only) version 2.0.7 is compatible with ANI4IN (Dante Only) devices running version 2.0.7 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate ANI4IN version 2.0.7 with Dante Controller, reference the following minimum versions: v3.10.2.4 (Windows) and v3.10.2.3 (Mac OS X)
  • To operate ANI4IN version 2.0.7 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 2.0.7
    • ANI4OUT 2.0.8
    • MXA910 2.0.8
    • Microflex Wireless 5.1.23 
    • ULXD4D/4Q 2.1.16
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.3.0.18
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.1
File Date Download Size
ANI4IN - Audio Network Interface (Dante Only) See release notes Posted December 01, 2016 Download PACK (3.3 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all Microflex® Advance™ microphones and Audio Network Interfaces in a configuration to the same firmware version.

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Network Audio LED turns off when no Dante Channels are routed
  • Push to Dante feature now appends a -d to the Dante Device Name, preventing discovery issues
  • Bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUE

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported

NOTES

  • ANI4IN version 1.2.6 is compatible with microphones running version 1.2.6 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • For operation of ANI4IN version 1.2.6 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4OUT 1.1.6
    • MXA310 1.1.4
    • MXA910 1.1.3
    • Microflex Wireless 4.0.7
    • ULXD4 1.7.34
    • ULXD4Q 1.7.34
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.2.2
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.0.18
File Date Download Size
ANI4IN - Audio Network Interface (Dante Only) See release notes Posted July 08, 2016 Download PACK (3.23 mb)

Initial release

Latest is 2.0.7

Version

File Date Download Size
ANI4IN - Audio Network Interface See release notes Posted July 07, 2017 Download PACK (3.61 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all ANI4IN devices in a configuration to the same firmware version.

NEW FEATURES

  • Audio Encryption support with MXA910, MXA310, ANI4IN, ANI4OUT, ANIUSB-MATRIX, ANI22 and P300-IMX.
  • Packet Bridge
  • PEQ copy/paste and import/export options

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Integrates Audinate's Dante™ Ultimo firmware update, which resolves a rare audio loss issue that can occur when devices are static for longer than 1 month.
  • Configuration
    • PEQ tab added  
  • Presets
    • "Default Settings" added as a preset
    • Name of the active preset displays above the Preset drop-down
    • "Clear Preset" option added to "Save As Preset" 
  • Device names can now begin with a number
  • New commands strings
  • Fixed an IP configuration issue in manual mode that prevents setting IP address w.x.y.z with subnet mask 255.0.0.0 for class A networks.
  • General bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUE

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported

NOTES

  • ANI4IN: User Guide Command Strings
  • To operate ANI4IN version 2.0.7 with Dante Controller, reference the following minimum versions: v3.10.2.4 (Windows) and v3.10.2.3 (Mac OS X)
  • To operate ANI4IN version 2.0.7 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 2.0.7
    • ANI4OUT 2.0.8
    • MXA910 2.0.8
    • Microflex Wireless 5.1.23 
    • ULXD4D/4Q 2.1.16
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.3.0.18
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.1

Latest is 2.0.8

Version

File Date Download Size
ANI4OUT - Audio Network Interface (Dante Only) See release notes Posted June 30, 2017 Download PACK (3.1 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all ANI4OUT devices in a configuration to the same firmware version.

NEW FEATURES

  • Audio Encryption support with MXA910, MXA310, ANI4IN, ANI4OUT, ANIUSB-MATRIX, ANI22 and P300-IMX.
  • Packet Bridge
  • PEQ copy/paste and import/export options

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Integrates Audinate's Dante™ Ultimo firmware update, which resolves a rare audio loss issue that can occur when devices are static for longer than 1 month.
  • Configuration
    • PEQ tab added  
  • Presets
    • "Default Settings" added as a preset
    • Name of the active preset displays above the Preset drop-down
    • "Clear Preset" option added to "Save As Preset" 
  • Device names can now begin with a number
  • New commands strings
  • Fixed an IP configuration issue in manual mode that prevents setting IP address w.x.y.z with subnet mask 255.0.0.0 for class A networks.
  • General bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUE

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported

NOTES

  • ANI4OUT: User GuideCommand Strings
  • ANI4OUT (Dante Only) version 2.0.8 is compatible with ANI4OUT (Dante Only) devices running version 2.0.8 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • To operate ANI4OUT version 2.0.8 with Dante Controller, reference the following minimum versions: v3.10.2.4 (Windows) and v3.10.2.3 (Mac OS X)
  • To operate ANI4OUT version 2.0.8 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 2.0.7
    • ANI4OUT 2.0.8
    • MXA910 2.0.8
    • Microflex Wireless 5.1.23 
    • ULXD4D/4Q 2.1.16
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.3.0.18
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.1

 

File Date Download Size
ANI4OUT - Audio Network Interface (Dante Only) See release notes Posted December 01, 2016 Download PACK (3.03 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all Audio Network Interfaces in a configuration to the same firmware version.

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Network Audio LED turns off when no Dante Channels are routed
  • Push to Dante feature now appends a -d to the Dante Device Name, preventing discovery issues
  • Bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUE

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported

NOTES

  • ANI4OUT version 1.2.6 is compatible with microphones running version 1.2.6 and below, but it is recommended to update all devices used together to the same firmware version.
  • For operation of ANI4OUT version 1.2.6 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 1.1.6
    • MXA310 1.1.4
    • MXA910 1.1.3
    • Microflex Wireless 4.0.7
    • ULXD4 1.7.34
    • ULXD4Q 1.7.34
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.2.2
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.0.18
File Date Download Size
ANI4OUT - Audio Network Interface (Dante Only) See release notes Posted July 08, 2016 Download PACK (3.66 mb)

Initial release

Latest is 2.0.8

Version

File Date Download Size
ANI4OUT - Audio Network Interface See release notes Posted July 07, 2017 Download PACK (3.37 mb)

RECOMMENDATION

Update all ANI4OUT devices in a configuration to the same firmware version.

NEW FEATURES

  • Audio Encryption support with MXA910, MXA310, ANI4IN, ANI4OUT, ANIUSB-MATRIX, ANI22 and P300-IMX.
  • Packet Bridge
  • PEQ copy/paste and import/export options

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Integrates Audinate's Dante™ Ultimo firmware update, which resolves a rare audio loss issue that can occur when devices are static for longer than 1 month.
  • Configuration
    • PEQ tab added  
  • Presets
    • "Default Settings" added as a preset
    • Name of the active preset displays above the Preset drop-down
    • "Clear Preset" option added to "Save As Preset" 
  • Device names can now begin with a number
  • New commands strings
  • Fixed an IP configuration issue in manual mode that prevents setting IP address w.x.y.z with subnet mask 255.0.0.0 for class A networks.
  • General bug fixes

KNOWN ISSUE

  • When exporting Presets using Safari on a Mac OS, the file type is saved incorrectly and must be renamed to .json to be imported

NOTES

  • ANI4OUT: User Guide | Command Strings
  • To operate ANI4OUT version 2.0.8 with Dante Controller, reference the following minimum versions: v3.10.2.4 (Windows) and v3.10.2.3 (Mac OS X)
  • To operate ANI4OUT version 2.0.8 with other Shure networked systems, reference the following list of minimum versions supported:
    • ANI4IN 2.0.7
    • ANI4OUT 2.0.8
    • MXA910 2.0.8
    • Microflex Wireless 5.1.23 
    • ULXD4D/4Q 2.1.16
    • SCM820 1.3.3
    • Shure Update Utility 2.3.0.18
    • Shure Web Device Discovery 1.1

 

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