Updated: January 2018
How to place a bet using a smartphone
Mobile sites or bookmakers apps provide another opportunity for you to log in to your favourite online sportsbook. It works in much the same way as logging in on your desktop computer or phoning to place a bet. All terms and conditions will still apply and your bet will be binding. You use a mobile site in much the same way that you would use a full site - it’s just usually a more simplified version. You need to ensure that you have browsing capabilities on your smartphone and a reliable connection. You simply need to log in! You can remain confident that the connection is secure and all data is encrypted.
Using apps to place bets is just as easy. Many gamblers that have an iPhone, a Blackberry or an Android phone will be able to download and access an app for their favourite gaming site. You will be able to view odds and place quick fire bets. In fact, many Android gambling apps provide barcodes that you can scan to allow you to download special apps, making the process easy and painless. Check out the most popular and user friendly sports betting apps.
Does my favourite bookmakers offer mobile gambling?
Most sportsbooks with an online presence will also offer mobile gaming, even if it’s only in the shape of a mobile site. An increasing number have apps available. If you visit the homepage of your favorite mobile usa sportsbooks site, you should be able to see if they have a mobile site or an app available to download. If you can’t find it from the homepage, visit the FAQs where you should find an answer to your question. And if you still don’t know then just email the customer support and ask.
It’s worth bearing in mind that many mobile gaming sites will not be able to offer the same variety of odds and bets that the full site will. Often future and prop bets will not bale available, but you should still be able to place spreads and totals, along with teasers and parlays.
So what is mobile sports betting?
Mobile sports betting is basically the facility that allows you to place bets from your smartphone or mobile device from anywhere in the world at any time of the day or night. Imagine the possibilities – you’re out shopping at the store when you suddenly realize that the game is about to begin and that you haven’t got any chance of making it home to place a bet. So you download the app, quickly log in and as quick as a wink you’ve placed your bet and can enjoy the game as soon as you get home, knowing that your bet is safe.