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Delivering the convenience of a professional sound studio on the go, the MOTIV MVi Portable Digital Audio Interface connects any standard XLR microphone or ¼" plug guitar, bass, or keyboard to any Mac, PC, iPhone, iPod, iPad or Android device for seamless, high-quality audio capture. Equipped with 5 built-in DSP preset modes (Speech, Singing, Flat, Acoustic Instrument, Loud), the MVi includes a unique onboard touch panel control for quick access to gain, mute and headphone volume adjustments in real time. A portable, low-profile footprint with all-metal construction that is designed, built and rigorously tested by Shure to ensure reliable performance in any environment.



• Apple MFi (Made for iPhone/iPod/iPad) Certified for direct connection to any iOS device without the need for any additional adapters or connection kits.

• Discrete JFET Class A buffered instrument preamplifier input for exceptional tone and clarity

• Supplies 12-48v phantom power (12v–iOS/48v–USB) • 5 DSP preset modes (Speech, Singing, Flat, Acoustic Instrument, Loud)

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

• Automatically adjusts EQ, Compression and Limiting for optimal results

• Front panel touch controls for mode selection, headphone volume, microphone gain, and mute

• Built-in headphone output for real-time monitoring

• Combo XLR or ¼" jack connects XLR microphone or ¼" plug guitar/bass/keyboard

• Includes one (1) Micro-B-to-USB cable and one (1) Micro-B-to-Lightning® cable

• All-metal construction designed, built and rigorously tested by Shure


Product Specifications

  • MFi Certified : YES
  • DSP Modes (Presets) : Speech/Singing/Acoustic/Loud/Flat
  • Input : Combination XLR and ¼" (6.35 mm) TRS
  • Input Impedance : 3-pin XLR: >2 kΩ ¼" TRS: >1 MΩ
  • Bit Depth : 16-bit/24-bit
  • Sampling Rate : 44.1/48 kHz
  • Frequency Response at minimum gain, flat mode : 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz
  • Adjustable Gain Range : 3-pin XLR: 0 to +36 dB ¼" TRS: +9 dB
  • Maximum Input Level : 3-pin XLR: 0 dBV ¼" TRS: +9 dBV
  • Headphone Output : 3.5 mm (1/8")
  • Power Requirements : Powered through USB or Lightning connector
  • Phantom Power : USB: +48 VDC iOS: +12 VDC
  • Input Mute : Yes
  • Housing : All-metal construction
  • Net Weight : 310.0 g (10.93 oz.)
  • Dimensions : 42 × 84 × 72 mm H × W × D


System Requirements Windows: Windows 7, Windows 8; 64 MB minimum RAM; USB 2.0 Macintosh: OSX Lion 10.7, OSX Mountain Lion 10.8, OSX Mavericks 10.9, OSX Yosemite 10.10; 64 MB minimum RAM; USB 2.0 iOS 7.0 and higher: iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus; iPod touch 5th generation; iPad 4th generation, iPad Air, iPad Air 2; iPad Mini 1st generation, iPad Mini 2nd generation, iPad Mini 3rd Generation MOTIV™ Digital Microphones and Recording Solutions are compatible with Android devices that support USB Audio Class 2.0 and Micro-B OTG (On-The-Go) connectivity. Not all Android devices are compatible. Android is a trademark of Google Inc.

SHURE MVi Digital Audio Interface


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