Also going by the name Tecno K9, the Tecno Spark Plus is the big brother of the new Spark smartphone. Tecno Spark Plus K9 offers a faster processor, more RAM and a higher capacity battery, in addition to a bigger display.
Coming as an entry-level smartphone, Tecno Spark Plus K9 is news worthy and surely a good contender in the low-end category of Android phones.
Tecno Spark Plus K9 didn’t come alone, it was accompanied by Tecno Spark K7 which has lower price tag and lower features compared to its senior counterpart in the new ‘Spark’ series of phone from Tecno. See Tecno Spark phones comparison.
Speaking of other phones to consider, the Infinix Note Pro will be great alternative of the Tecno Spark Plus K9; it has a better display resolution, bigger RAM and battery. The Camon CX will be a great choice as well if you need a device with outstanding front and back cameras.
If you happen to be tight on budget, consider Itel S31, Infinix Smart, Gretel A9, and the Spark K7. They are all budget-friendly with nice features to compliment.
Tecno Spark Plus K9 Key Specs
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixel|
|microSD Storage||up to 32GB|
Price: How much does Tecno Spark Plus K9 cost?
You can get the Tecno Spark Plus K9 in the US for $138 while the price on Canada starts at $174 depending on online retailer you choose from below. In Australia, the price starts at $177 but the price of Tecno Spark Plus K9 in UK is £99 while the EU countries can buy Tecno Spark Plus K9 for €112.
In Africa, you can buy the Tecno Spark Plus K9 in Nigeria for ₦50,000 and Kenya for KSh 13,998 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Tecno Spark Plus K9 is RS 7,089.
*Prices here don’t reflect latest prices. Go to your favorite ecommerce website to check latest prices or ongoing deals. You can never tell what you might find especially with our top picks below!
With its metallic body, the Tecno Spark Plus is one cool smartphone. It looks a lot like the regular variant, but bigger. The profile is a little slimmer at about 7.75 millimetres. You will be able to get it in champagne gold, anthracite grey, elegant blue or scarlet red.
The device has been given a touch of elegance and style by enclosing it with a 2.5D glass that meets the sleek body for a seamless finish.
The Tecno K9 uses a wide angle display size of 6.0 inches, it has a resolution of 720 by 1280 pixels which is quite unimpressive for a smartphone of that screen size. Display output will be somewhat below par.
Under the hood is a 16 GB internal storage space and 2 GB RAM to to give you a lag-free phone usage. The RAM is supported by a Mediatek chipset and 1.3 GHz Quad-core processor. Note: the Tecno K7 has 1GB RAM and a 1.3 GHz processor.
The phones internal storage can be expanded to upto 32 GB with an SD card. Tecno Spark K9 comes running on Tecno’s HiOS 2.0 which is customized based of Android 7.0 Nougat.
The cameras are sharp and okay considering the price range. With a 13MP back camera and a Flash, the device provides cool and ready-to-share images.
Of course, you shouldn’t anything extraordinary.
The front camera also comes with an LED flash that gives off soft rays to provide an even brightness in low light. The front flash works alongside the screen flash.
Battery Capacity and Sensors
Tecno Spark Plus K9 packs a non-removable Li-Po 3400mAh to power all the above features and more, like the connectivity options which includes Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and sensors which include Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Light and Fingerprint sensor.
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Tecno Spark Plus K9 Full Specifications
|Device Name||Tecno Spark Plus K9|
|Released Date||Released August 2017|
|Dimensions and Size||162 x 82.6 x 7.5 mm|
|Weight (in grams)||115 g|
|Colors||Phantom Black, Metallic Red, Champagne Gold, Coral Blue colors|
|Number of SIM||Two|
|SIM||Dual mini SIM|
|Screen Type||LCD HD IPS screen|
|Screen Size (inches)||6.0 inches|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixel|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||254 pixels per inch|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Operating System||Android 7.0 (Nougat)|
|Processor Type or Chipset||MediaTek chipset and MaliT720 GPU|
|Processor||1.5 GHz Octa-core Cortex CPU|
|Expandable Storage Type||MicroSD|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||Up to 32GB|
|Front or Secondary||5-megapixel with LED flash|
|Rear or Primary||13-megapixel with LED flash|
|Features||3264×2448-pixel pictures, HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, face detection, HDR camera with single LED flash|
|Wifi or Wi-Fi||Yes|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
|Bluetooth||Yes v4.2, A2DP|
|Network Technology||GSM / HSDPA|
|Compass or Magnetometer||Yes|
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