Shure MOTIV MV51 Digital Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

  • A$299.95
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Shure MV51

With striking vintage design and 24 /48 digital recording, the MV51 provides a complete recording solution.

Use the kickstand to record a living room jam session, or mount it onto a mic stand to lay down a demo.

The touch panel easily adjusts gain, mute, headphone volume, and features 5 preset recording modes.

The MV51 includes built-in headphone monitoring and comes with both a USB and Lightning cable to connect with PC, Mac and iOS devices. Record uncompressed files using the free ShurePlus MOTIV app. Go beyond the built-in preset modes with limiter, compressor, and 5-band EQ controls.

When you’re recording, great sound matters most, and the MV51 delivers.

  • Overview

    Offering an integrated kickstand for tabletop use as well as a microphone stand adapter for traditional mounting, the Shure MOTIV MV51 large-diaphragm condenser microphone delivers unparalleled audio quality in a vintage, all-metal design. The all-digital MOTIV MV51 mic is specifically engineered for high-quality digital audio capture. Even better, it seamlessly connects to any Mac, PC, iPhone, iPod or iPad for truly convenient digital recording.

    Equipped with five onboard DSP preset modes to provide optimal recording results, the MV51 includes a unique onboard touch panel control for quick access to gain, mute and headphone volume adjustments. The 2.5cm capsule element provides superior audio results, which are easily monitored in real-time via the built-in 3.5mm (1/8-inch) headphone output. The striking design includes an integrated kickstand compatible with any standard mic stand, making the MV51 a complete recording solution when convenience is required without sacrifice.


    Apple MFi (Made for iPhone/iPod/iPad) Certified compatible with all iOS devices equipped with a Lightning connector

    Matched cardioid and bi-directional 1 cm cartridges for excellent audio

    Mid-side architecture for a phase-perfect, clear stereo image

    Five DSP Preset Modes (Speech, Singing, Flat, Acoustic Instrument, Loud)

    Automatically adjusts EQ, compression and limiting for optimal results

    Convenient hinge/rotation design supports multiple recording angles, including video applications

    Free ShurePlus MOTIV recording app offers control over DSP mode selection, stereo width, raw mid-side adjustments and more

    All-metal construction engineered to withstand the most demanding recording conditions

    Perfect for podcasting

    What’s in the Box

    Shure MOTIV MV51 Digital Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone with integrated stand

    MicroB-to-Lightning cable

    MicroB-to-USB cable

    User guide

    Tech Specs

    Connections: USB

    Height: 12.8 cm/5 in.

    Length: 7 cm/2.8 in.

    Width: 8.6 cm/3.4 in.

    Weight: 574.7 g

    System Requirements

    Operating System: iOS 10 or later; Mac OS X 10.7 Lion or later

    Manufacturer Information

    Part Number

    UPC or EAN No.: 042406491525


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