MV88 Lightning Stereo Microphones – Shure



USB Microphones



iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone
New Product — Delivering clear, high-quality sound, the MV88 rotates for flexible positioning that’s ideal for video applications.

Innovative hinge/rotation design supports multiple recording angles
Compatible with iOS devices featuring Lightning® connectors
Works with the ShurePlus™ MOTIV™ app, which allows control of gain, EQ, stereo width, and 5 DSP preset modes
Supports the built-in iOS Camera app for video as well as other popular iOS video apps

Product Details

The MV88 iOS Digital Stereo Condenser Microphone offers content creators unrivaled convenience and professional-quality audio on the go. Simply plug it into your iPhone, iPad, or iPod* and hit Record in your favorite audio or video recording app to get life-like stereo recordings. Or, personalize your sound with enhanced control over stereo width, polar patterns, EQ, and more with the free ShurePlus MOTIV Mobile Recording App, which features recording, editing, and the option to share your recordings with the world. Create, capture, and share your way, anywhere.
View MOTIV recording solutions by application:
MOTIV for Recording Musicians
MOTIV for Podcasters
MOTIV for Vloggers
MOTIV for Mobile Journalists


• Record, edit, and share from within the free ShurePlus MOTIV Mobile Recording App
• Lightning connector offers quick setup, plugging directly into an iPhone, iPad, and iPod*
• Compatibility with leading iOS audio and video recording apps
• Microphone pivots and rotates, allowing you to establish the most ideal direction for recording
• Adjustable stereo width within ShurePlus MOTIV app
• Choose from the mid-side stereo technique or bidirectional and cardioid polar patterns from within ShurePlus MOTIV app
• Molded case included
• Compatible with iOS and Android**

Made for iPod, iPhone, and iPad

* 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).

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.

** 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.

  • Digital Recording
  • Stereo Recording
  • Video / Broadcast / ENG
Microphone Type
  • Condenser
Polar Pattern
  • Bidirectional
  • Cardioid
Frequency Response
  • Adjustable
Form Factor
  • Mountable
Model Line

Software & Downloads


Specification Sheets

MV88 Specification Sheet English PDF 91 kb

User Guides

MV88 User Guide English



Type Condenser
Polar Pattern Adjustable Width Stereo / Mono Bidirectional / Mono Cardioid / Mid-Side
Frequency Response 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz

Additional specifications are available in the user guide.