The UR5 is a premium portable wireless receiver component, designed to provide Shure UHF-R®-class technology, performance, and quality for professional broadcast and media production applications. Featuring wide-band frequency tuning, hands-on navigation, rechargeability, and a variety of mounting options, the UR5 is the clear choice for wireless portability.

Note: When purchasing separate wireless components, please match their frequency bands to ensure proper system operation.

FCC Consumer Alert (U.S.)

Most users do not need a license to operate this wireless microphone system. Nevertheless, operating this microphone system without a license is subject to certain restrictions: the system may not cause harmful interference; it must operate at a low power level (not in excess of 50 milliwatts); and it has no protection from interference received from any other device. Purchasers should also be aware that the FCC is currently evaluating use of wireless microphone systems, and these rules are subject to change.

For more information, call the FCC at 1-888-CALL-FCC (TTY: 1-888-TELL-FCC) or visit the FCC’s wireless microphone website at www.fcc.gov/cgb/wirelessmicrophones.

System Type
Microphone
Model Line
Downloads
Broadcast & Media Production Brochure (PDF)
UHF-R Brochure (PDF)
UR5 Portable Wireless Receiver (PDF)
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Features

UHF-R® WIDE-BAND TUNING

  • 2400 selectable frequencies across 60 MHz bandwidth
  • Full bandwidth scan & sync: Scan results displayed on receiver
  • Audio Reference Companding for crystal-clear audio
  • Transmission range of up to 150 meters (line of sight)

MTx (MULTI-TRANSMITTER) MODE

  • Populate a group of multiple transmitters with separate frequencies in available spectrum
  • Store transmitter & frequency information on UR5 for quick recall
  • Use UR5 to “hot-swap” between up to 40 transmitters at the touch of a button

MOUNTING OPTIONS

  • Camera shoe mount (included)
  • Anton/Bauer mounting accessories (available separately)

POWER OPTIONS
Shure Advanced Power Management

  • SB900 custom lithium ion rechargeable battery pack
    (8 hours)
  • SBC800-US battery charging station

DC Power

  • 12V DC power insert
  • AFP522DC Anton/Bauer plate mounting accessory distributes DC power to UR5 from camera

2 AA Batteries (4+ hours)

  • Intended as backup option

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

  • Headphone monitoring output jack
  • Tone generator
  • Mic & Aux-level balanced output
  • Feature-rich, hands-on navigation control with backlit LCD screen
  • Compatible with Axient® transmitters (RF & IR features only)
Specifications
Battery Life
4 Hours AA Alkaline, 8 Hours Shure Rechargeable Lithium Ion
Weight
200 g (with AA batteries)
Accessories
Name Availability
SB900

Shure Lithium-Ion Rechargeable Battery. Works with PSM®900, PSM®1000, UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver, and ULX-D® Digital Wireless Systems.

SBC-AX

SBC-AX charges two SB900 Rechargeable Batteries in the AXT900 Axient Rack Mount Charging Station.

SBC200

Dual-docking Shure battery charger is available with or without power supply. Works with UR5, P9RA, P10R, and ULX-D® Digital Wireless Systems.

SBC210

SBC210 charges two SB900 Rechargeable Batteries in a convenient and compact desktop unit. Includes power supply.

SBC800-US

8-Bay Shure Battery Charger. Works with PSM®900, PSM®1000, UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver, and ULX-D® Digital Wireless Systems.

WA451

WA451

TA3F-to-XLR audio cable.

WA461

WA461

TA3F-to-1/8" (3.55 mm) audio cable.

AFP512

AFP512

Camera shoe mount for UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver.

AFP522

AFP522

Anton/Bauer plate mounting accessory.

AFP522DC

AFP522DC

Anton/Bauer DC power plate mounting accessory.

SBC100

The SBC100 USB Single Battery Charger can be powered from both A/C power sources and USB ports.

SBC-DC

SBC-DC connects a PS41US or PS42US Power Supply to an SB900-compatible bodypack, powering it and enabling continuous operation without batteries.