Pooltest 9 Photometer

  • Standard Kit (SPH7009)
  • Benchtop Kit (SPR7009)

The Pooltest 9 allows for the analysis of the nine most important water quality tests associated with the management of swimming pools and spas. The instrument can be supplied in a choice of portable or benchtop kits making it convenient for a variety of facilities:

  • Single-key direct access to all parameters
  • Battery or mains powered and completely waterproof
  • On-board data log, downloadable via Bluetooth or USB and share with colleagues and customers via the Aqua Pal app.
Pooltest 9 Photometer

Standard Kit configuration

SPH 7009 Pooltest 9 Bluetooth Standard Kit

Benchtop Kit

SPR 7009 Pooltest 9 Bluetooth Benchtop Kit

Improved data management

Store test data and transfer to a smart phone or tablet with Bluetooth®

Palintest AquaPal app

Available for iOS and Android, the AquaPal app provides seamless data management for the Photometer Bluetooth® instrument, with manual data upload from any other testing device

Standard Kit configuration
Benchtop Kit
Improved data management
Palintest AquaPal app


Instrument Type Dual light source colorimeter offering direct-reading of pre‑programmed test calibrations and transmittance.
Peak Wavelengths 550 nm, 570 nm, 600 nm
Accuracy ± 1.0% T
Display 320 x 240 pixel LCD with backlight and contrast adjustment for all light conditions
User Interface On-screen prompts available in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Turkish and Mandarin (Chinese).
Size (W x L x H) and Weight 150 x 250 x 70 mm, 975g
IP Rating IP67
Power Supply 3x 1.5V AA batteries, mains power delivered via USB port
Connectivity Bluetooth data transfer and USB for data download, software upload
Memory Capacity Up to 100 data sets. Each data set includes date, time, sample ID, operator ID, method number, method name, result, units


Select a consumable type to view details and download the related instruction and safety sheet documents for consumables


PT791 - Pooltest 9 Check Standards

Check Standards used to ensure correct performance of the Pooltest 9 Photometer, by checking the correct % T at the wavelengths available on the instrument.

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Additional Information

Pooltest 9 Bluetooth Standard Kit
Pooltest 9 Bluetooth Benchtop Kit
Pooltest 9 Bluetooth

8 10
Cuvette rack

Lint free cloth

10ml syringe
Dilution tube
Test tube brush
Crush/stir rods (x10)
USB lead
USB power adaptor
AL200 reagent pack, comprising: DPD 1, 3 and 4, pH, cyanuric acid, alkalinity, calcium, copper
Hard carry case
Transport carton

Instructions & Brochures

Pool & Spa Brochure

Download the Brochure to view the full range of both digital and visual pool and spa monitoring technologies, together with the list of compatible consumables and accessorises.


User Manual

Pooltest 9 Bluetooth Photometer Instructions


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