MV5 Digital Condenser Microphone

MV5 Digital Condenser Microphone

New Product — The MV5 delivers great audio quality in a sleek, low-profile vintage design.

  • For home studio recording, podcasting, and audio for video chat
  • Compatible with iOS, Android, Mac and PC devices
  • Features 3 DSP preset modes, headphone monitoring capabilities, and 2 color options
  • Includes MV5, stand, USB and Lightning® cables, and user guide

From $99

Product Details


Available now through select Shure Authorized retailers including Apple, Amazon, American Musical Supply (AMS), B&H, Full Compass, Guitar Center, Musician's Friend, Sam Ash, Sweetwater and zZounds.

Compatible with the free ShurePlus™ MOTIV™ Mobile Recording App, available in the Apple App Store.

Made for iPod, iPhone, and iPad

Made for iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad Air, iPad mini 2, iPad (4th generation), iPad mini, iPod touch (5th generation).

iPad, iPhone, iPod, and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPad Air, iPad mini, and Lightning are trademarks of Apple Inc.


  • Features a custom-tuned microphone capsule for best-in-class audio
  • Connects directly to any iOS device: no adapters required
  • Offers 3 DSP preset modes (Vocals, Flat, Instrument) that automatically optimize EQ, compression and limiting for the sound source
  • Mounts on any ¼" standard camera tripod via an integrated thread mount for convenient positioning
Microphone Type
Polar Pattern
Frequency Response
Form Factor
Model Line
Type Condenser
Polar Pattern Cardioid
Frequency Response 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz

Additional specifications are available in the user guide.

ShurePlus MOTIV App + MV5

The MV5 is compatible with the free ShurePlus™ MOTIV™ Mobile Recording App, available in the Apple App Store.

With the app, you can do / control:

  • 24-Bit / 48 kHz .wav (uncompressed) recording
  • DSP preset modes (Vocals, Flat, Instrument)
  • Microphone gain
  • Save to compressed format (ALAC, AAC, 96, 128, 256)
  • Dark mode for low-light environments
  • Input monitor
  • 5-Band EQ
  • Compression / limiting
  • File sharing (email, text, iTunes, Airdrop, Dropbox)

Software & Downloads


File Language Type File Size
MOTIV™ Digital Microphones Brochure English PDF 2.08 mb

Specification Sheets

File Language Type File Size
MV5 Specification Sheet English PDF 104 kb

User Guides

File Language Type File Size
MV5 User Guide English PDF 779 kb

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