Omnidirectional condenser microphone connects to portable devices for interviews, videography, and more with superior acoustic clarity. Features include RF interference protection, high signal to noise ratio, high SPL, and windscreen.

  • Proven Shure RF interference protection
  • High signal to noise ratio of 65 dB
  • High maximum SPL of 124 dB
  • Windscreen protects against breath and wind noise
  • Compatible with all portable devices with 3.5 mm input

Where can the MOTIV MVL be used?

The MOTIV MVL is a lavalier microphone that can be slipped directly onto your lapel with the supplied tie clip. Its portability makes it ideal for on-location digital recording of closed mic speech, including interviews, videography, and public speaking. 

How does it deliver better sound than mobile devices' integrated microphones?

The MOTIV MVL maintains audio purity via highly effective electromagnetic interference protection. The microphone also boasts low self-noise, high signal to noise ratio, low susceptibility to distortion, and high maximum SPL.

The included windscreen minimises breath and wind noise. These factors combine to deliver a speech recording quality that far surpasses that of mobile devices' inbuilt microphones.

Which devices is the MOTIV MVL compatible with?

The MOTIV MVL can connect to any mobile device with a 3.5 mm input jack, and you can record with any software you like.

Illustration Shure Lavalier Microphone for Smartphone or Tablet
Amount Part Title
1 Replacement Foam Windscreen Part AMVL-WS
1 Drawstring Carrying Pouch Part AMVL-BAG
1 Metal Tie Mount Part AMVL-CLIP

Technical specifications

8 g
Height x Width x Depth:
15.2 × 5.5 × 5.5 mm
Frequency Response:
100 Hz – 20 kHz
Frequency Response:
-44.00 dBV/Pa – 6.30 mV/Pa
Equivalent Selfnoise:
29 dB(A)
Sound Pressure:
124 dB (A)
Transducer Type:
Polar Pattern:
Switchable low cut:
3.5 mm Jack
Interchangeable Capsule:
Main Functionality:
Headphone Output:
Microphone Housing:
Cast Zinc
Requires Phantom Power:
2.7 bias VDC
Frequency Response Curve Image:
Shure Lavalier Microphone for Smartphone or Tablet                 Frequency Response Curve Image

Further Technical Specifications

Further Specs:
  • Microphone Bias: 2.7 V DC through 2.2 K Ω resistor