MOTIV Audio 4+

High-definition recording


    • 4.4 • 170 Ratings
    • Free


Use the ShurePlus™ MOTIV app for high-quality digital recording and editing with MOTIV microphones or as a standalone tool.

• Record high-quality uncompressed WAV audio using built-in mic
• Edit recordings using trim or split options that include adjustable fade curves and markers
• High-resolution metering
• Save to compressed formats

Do more when you connect a Shure MOTIV microphone, including:
• Manage 36 dB of adjustable gain
• Utilize preset modes or customize your own
• Control the 5-band equalizer, limiter, and compressor

What’s New

Version 4.1.0

We are constantly working to improve our app to give you a better experience. Every update contains bug fixes and general enhancements. This update also includes:

• Support for the new MV7+

Thank you for using MOTIV! Your feedback is important to us and will help to improve our app in the future – leave us a review or send us feedback in the app.

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
170 Ratings

170 Ratings

richiebe ,

Brilliant but last update removed functions

Such a great app! It’s a must for replacing the built in iPhone recording app.

But it is disappointing that the ability to monitor using the built in mics was removed in the last update. Please put it back!

Nugator ,

Perfect form & function

Apps designed to go with specific pieces of equipment are often a weak point. Not this time. This app does everything you would expect it to do, in the way you would expect to do it. It does not distract from the main task of sound recording, which is to get the content, performance, and acoustics right.
That said, I have not used many advanced features, since my workflow is: record using Motiv on iPod Touch, AirDrop to the Mac, and edit with Audacity there.

charliet1333 ,

Can’t get it to work when live-streaming on zoom

I am really pleased with this mic when I use it for pre recorded sessions. Sound comes out lovely and so easy to use on my phone. I use the video app. But when it comes to using it on zoom. I set it all up first hand like it says then as soon as I leave the app it no longer works. Says audio failed. I brought it specifically for live streaming from an iPhone for fitness classes. Not sure if I’m doing something wrong. If you can let me know that would be great or get this fixed it would be a 5 star. Thanks

Developer Response ,

We are glad that you are enjoying the MOTIV app, but we are sorry to hear that you are having mic issues. We would love to help you troubleshoot. Please reach out to our support team at

App Privacy

The developer, Shure, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data

Privacy practices may vary based on, for example, the features you use or your age. Learn More

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