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Motiv MVi, MV5, MV51, MV88 with Skype
August 10, 2018

As of May 2018, the Motiv mics will not work with Skype. Skype has changed their App so it no longer supports external microphones.As of May 23, 2016 ...

Motiv MV88 signal heard via earphone jack on iPhone
February 19, 2018

Yes. You will need to turn on "Input Monitor" on the Motiv App. In the menu, select the INFO menu. Turn on "Input Monitor." ...

Must I set up the Motiv MV88 mic for each use?
February 19, 2018

No. Hardware settings made in the Motiv app are retained in the MV88 mic. The "factory" setting has a flat EQ and a 90-degree stereo field. ...

Motiv MV88 User Guide and Best Practices
February 19, 2018

#1: Put the phone in airplane mode.We've all heard it before: that weird electronic pulse that happens sometimes when your phone is near a loudspeaker ...

Motiv MV88 recording levels are low
February 19, 2018

There are several reasons why the audio level may not be in the -12db area:a) For speech, set your gain higher than 22. Since the mic is designed to b ...

Motiv MV88 and VP88 Mid-Side Microphone Operation Primer
February 19, 2018

Let's begin with an aural demonstration of an orchestral recording using the Shure MV88:MV88 recording of a Symphony OrchestraThe Motiv MV88 stereo mi ...

Motiv MV88 won't power on when used with an iOS device
February 19, 2018

Find the Motiv app in "Settings" on the iOS device, and make sure that "Microphone" is set to "On" under "Allow Mot ...

Motiv MV88 with iOS 9
February 19, 2018

The MV88 should work fine with the latest version of iOS. One can set levels, stereo width, etc., in Shure's Motiv app, and then switch to the Camera ...

Motiv MV88 recording with Shure iPhone App
February 19, 2018

Unfortunately, the size limitation is a function of the file management system. However, the app will automatically begin a new recording when that li ...

Motiv MV88 Not Recognized by iPhone
February 19, 2018

This symptom is usually related to lint/dust in the iPhone lightning port. To clean the port, turn off the iPhone then use a toothpick (or tiny brush) ...