MVi Digital Audio Interface

MVi Digital Audio Interface

New Product — The MVi connects any standard XLR microphone or ¼-inch plug for guitar, bass or keyboard to any iOS device, Mac or PC for seamless, high-quality audio capture.

  • For home studio recording
  • Compatible with iOS, Android, Mac and PC devices
  • Features 5 DSP preset modes, headphone monitoring capabilities, and onboard touch panel controls
  • Includes MVi, USB and Lightning® cables, and user guide

From $129

Product Details


Available now through select Shure Authorized retailers including Amazon, American Musical Supply (AMS), B&H, 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.


  • Connects directly to any iOS device: no adapters required
  • Delivers exceptional tone and clarity for instrument recording via a JFET Class A buffered instrument preamplifier
  • Offers 5 DSP preset modes (Speech, Singing, Flat, Acoustic Instrument, Loud) that automatically optimize EQ, compression and limiting for the sound source and environment
  • Supplies phantom power (12v for iOS; 48v for USB)
  • Features all-metal construction engineered to withstand the most demanding recording conditions
Model Line
ShurePlus MOTIV App + MVi

The MVi 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 (Speech, Singing, Flat, Acoustic Instrument, Loud)
  • Save to compressed format (ALAC, AAC, 96, 128, 256)
  • Microphone gain
  • Dark mode for low-light environments
  • Input monitor
  • 5-Band EQ
  • Compression / limiting
  • File sharing (email, text, iTunes, Airdrop, Dropbox)
  • 20 dB boost

Software & Downloads


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

Specification Sheets

File Language Type File Size
MVi Specification Sheet English PDF 118 kb

User Guides

File Language Type File Size
MVi User Guide English PDF 970 kb

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