Shure MV51

Shure MV51 – Digital Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone

SKU: MV51 

Digital Large-Diaphragm Condenser Microphone + USB & Lightning Cable

Our Price: $199.00

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Shure MV51

Large-diaphragm Condenser Microphone for iOS and USB

With both iOS and USB connectivity, the Shure MV51 Large-diaphragm Condenser Microphone offers content creators professional-quality audio, in the studio and on the go. Plug it in and get to work right away, take advantage of five onboard DSP presets to quickly dial in the right sound for your project, or dive even deeper with the free ShurePlus™ MOTIV™ iOS app for enhanced recording, editing, and sharing. With its iconic design, rugged durability, and iOS/USB versatility, the MV51 lets you capture your sound, your way, anywhere.


  • iOS/USB connectivity offers 2-in-1 value and quick setup without an audio interface
  • Front panel touch control for DSP presets, headphone volume, and more
  • Record, edit, and share recordings from the free ShurePlus MOTIV Mobile Recording App for iOS
  • Compatible with all common iOS audio and video apps
  • Large-diaphragm condenser capsule for full-bodied sound recording
  • Integrated kickstand for tabletop use. Or, unscrew the end cap and mount to standard mic stand
  • All-metal construction designed to stand up to demanding conditions
  • Zero-latency headphone output
  • Iconic grille inspired by vintage Shure products
  • Lightning and USB cables included
  • Compatible with iOS, Android**, Mac and PC
  • Made for iPod, iPhone, and iPad

Product Specifications

  • MFi Certified: Yes
  • DSP Modes (Presets): Speech/Singing/Acoustic/Loud/Flat
  • Type: Electret condenser, 1-inch (25 mm)
  • Polar Pattern: Unidirectional (cardioid)
  • A/D Converter: Up to 24-bit/48 kHz
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz
  • Adjustable Gain Range: 0 to +36 dB
  • Sensitivity
    • at Minimum Gain, Flat Mode: -39 dBFS/Pa at 1 kHz 1 Pa=94 SPL
  • Maximum SPL
    • at Minimum Gain, Flat Mode 130 dB SPL
  • Headphone Output 3.5 mm (1/8″)
  • Power Requirements Powered through USB or Lightning connector
  • Microphone Mute Yes
  • Mounting Stand Built-in
  • Stand adapter 5/8″, 27-thread (standard microphone stand mount)
  • Housing All-metal construction
  • Net Weight 574.7 g (20.27 oz.)
  • Dimensions 128 × 86 × 70 mm H × W × D
  • Cable Includes one (1) Micro-B-to-USB cable and one (1) Micro-B-to-Lightning cable

iOS Devices

* Made for iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone SE, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad Air, iPad mini 2, iPad (4th generation), iPad mini, iPod touch (5th generation).

** MOTIV™ Digital Microphones and Recording Solutions are compatible with Android devices that support USB Audio Class 2.0 and USB On-The-Go (OTG) connectivity. Not all Android devices are compatible. Android is a trademark of Google Inc. USB On-The-Go (OTG) Cable not included.

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.


  • Digital Recording
  • Podcast/Voiceover
  • Studio Vocals
  • Microphone Type
  • Condenser
  • Polar Pattern
  • Cardioid
  • Frequency Response
  • Adjustable
  • Form Factor
  • Desktop
  • Mountable
  • iOS/USB connectivity offers 2-in-1 value and quick setup
  • Front panel touch control for DSP presets, headphone volume, and more
  • Large-diaphragm condenser capsule for full-bodied sound recording
  • Lightning® and USB cables included