Big Bookmakers Go Big On Mobile Betting

7:45 May 4th 2012 | Tagged in Mobile Betting News

The future of sports betting is mobile and the UK’s biggest bookmakers know it. They are all competing to become leaders in the field of mobile betting and some haver had their eye on mobile for many many years.

Lets take a look at what the UK’s most popular bookies have to offer in mobile betting.

Ladbrokes Mobile Betting

Ladbrokes have been involved with mobile betting since 2001 – it was all about WAP in those days.

10 years on and Ladbrokes is the biggest player in mobile betting with an app on the Apple Appstore and web apps that work on all the major smartphone brands.

William Hill Mobile

William Hill also have a mobile betting web application that is geared towards iPhone & Android users. They call themselves the “home of mobile betting” but really that title belongs to Ladbrokes.

Victor Chandler Mobile Betting

Victor Chandler have offered mobile betting for a while now but recently totally revamped their service. They launched new web applications for iPhone, Android & Blackberry handsets.

The apps are sleek and sexy and have taken user experience to a whole new level.

Coral Mobile Betting

Coral were slow to reach the party and only launched a serious mobile betting service in 2011.

Their web app also works on iPhone, Android & Blackberry handsets.

Betfred Mobile

Betfred were another late arrival to the mobile party. The Betfred app was only launched in 2011 and should work on any mobile less than 2 years old.

Betfred lets you have one account for both mobile and online betting – something we expect to become the standard.

Paddy Power Mobile

Paddy Power have gone strong into mobile with the launch of a mobile sports book and mobile casino games. They have a dedicated website for their mobile services and the tagline reads “Paddy in your pocket”.

Bet365 Mobile

Bet365 also have a mobile app that lets you operate your account through your mobile. They give you a separate mobile bonus of 100% upto £50 to entice you switch to mobile.

SkyBet Mobile

The SkyBet mobile app lets you access sports from all over the world. It has a strong focus on In-Play betting and is very sleek and easy to use.