The Shure MV88 is a digital stereo condenser microphone aimed at being used with iOS devices, an iPhone, an iPad or an iPod Touch if equipped with Lightning connector.
With a metal built and a swivel mount, the Shure MV88 seems to be up to this famous brand standards. It is also Apple MFi for optimal use with an iPhone or an iPad.
To get the best results from this high quality condenser mic with an iPhone or an iPad, it is best to use it with the free-to-download from the App Store app called ShurePlus MOTIV. This one offers double advantages: offering 5 DSP sound capture presets (Speech, Singing, Flat, Acoustic instrument and Loud) and a high quality sound capture 20 bits/48kHz.