Users will be pleased to know that Betfred can be used on a huge range of devices to meet the growing demand. Betfred mobile covers Blackberry, iPhone, Android and Windows which covers the most popular devices for the majority of people in the world. If however, you do not have one of these major devices this does not mean that you are not able to use the website, you can still access it via a web browser on the mobile. Betfred have made a mobile-friendly webpage that is tailored to fit the needs of those that are using the smaller screen of a mobile phone.
Betfed has various apps that you are able to download if you have an android phone. The best way to go able downloading these is via the Betfred website. They have a section on their website dedicated to Betfred mobile betting, and it is here that you will find the large array of options to consider. The apps that are available include:
Casino- a full mobile casino experience
Games- have access instantly to a huge range of games from the company
Bingo- provides an easy way to play Betfred bingo while on the go
Lotto- players can use the app to access a wide range of draws
Virtual- users can download a virtual world straight onto their mobile devices
Messenger- from this app users can get the latest news and odds
Live Casino- this app will make the player feel like they are in a real-life casino
Goals Galore- based on football betting
You can either make an account on the app itself or make one at www.Betfred.com, you will also be able to claim a Betfred free bet if you are new to signing up. On your device, you will need to go to your security settings and click on the allow unknown sources which will then allow third party apps. This is because of the fact that currently in Google Play, betting apps are not permitted. So in order to get the app, you will have to go to the Betfred website on your mobile and click on Install on the app section, then the APK will start to load. Occasionally on some phones an error message may pop up after the Betfred mobile app download, in order to get around this problem all you have to do is click on My Files in your app list and the APK file should be there, you can then install it again from here. It is advisable that once you have finished downloading the app that you turn your phone’s protection back on, as you will no longer need it switched off. If you are still unsure of how to download the app, the full instructions are shown on the Betfred website.
The app will give you the same features that you are able to use on the mobile site, yet just slimmed down slightly.
In order to download the app for a Windows phone, you must have a minimum of OS Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone 8.1 and architecture of ARM, x86, x64. It is easy to get the app on a Windows phone as you simply have to onto the Microsoft store on your phone and download the app. You will then be able to use your Betfred login mobile as normal and you are good to go.
The Betfred iOS app requires iOS 8.0 or any more up to date versions. As well as the iPhone it is also compatible with the iPad, Apple Watch and iPod touch. The app is completely free to download and is 10.9MB in size. All you need to do in order to download the app is go to your App store and search for the app and then click download. If you can’t find the app in the App Store then it is likely that you are in one of the restricted countries and your iTunes account is preventing you from finding it. Before downloading the app it is best to create a Betfred account if you do not already have one so that you can use a Betfred mobile login. Betfred also offer alternative apps for those that want specific games. Other apps include Betfred Messenger, Betfred Casino, Betfred Live Casino, Betfred Mobile Bingo and Betfred Lotto.
There is not technically an app for blackberry. However, an easy way to access the mobile site on a blackberry is to install the website as a quick link to your blackberry device. This way you can simply click on the link and you will be taken straight to the mobile compatible version of the site. The shortcut will appear on your home screen much like an app icon would on other types of phone, ready to be accessed whenever you need. In some aspects, this is quite a basic way to get onto the site, but it is ideal if you are out and about and just want to make a bet quickly.
On mobile with no app
It is possible to still visit Betfred even if you don’t have the app. All you have to do is open the browser that you use on your phone such as Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox or Opera and type in Betfred.mobi. This will take you to the mobile-friendly version of the site. If you type in just Betfred.com you will still be directed to the mobile site automatically as the browser identifies that you are using a mobile device. Alternatively, you can use a search engine to find the site, and again, you will automatically be taken to the mobile site. Once you are on the site you can log in to your account and you are ready to go. Although the transactions between pages may not be as smooth as on the app, you will still have a good betting experience in the format that you are used to.
A nice feature of the mobile site is that the site is built to fit the size of your phone for a good customer experience. You are also able to share the same wallet and bonuses that you have on your online casino, accept bonuses and complete wagering requirements. Security on mobile devices is of paramount importance to the company, so they have employed advanced security systems which have the effect of protecting all personal and financial information to make sure that no one can access it except Betfred mobile.
An added benefit of Betfred mobile is that you are able to use the account while you are abroad, although you may need to activate roaming on your mobile device.
There are still many countries where betting online is a grey area and no law exists.
If you live in any one of these countries then it is illegal to use the Betfred app in any form, be it on the internet or a mobile app. Even if you live in a country where is legal to use the app, Betfred state that it is down to the individual user of the app to make sure that they are following the law at all times. If you are in one of these countries, then computers will not load the platform as it can usually detect a banned IP address.
Bonuses and Promotions
The site gives many Betfred offers to its customers, many of which are targeted at new members to encourage them to sign up and create an account. Some of these are in the form of automatic welcome offers while others are in the form of Betfred promo codes.
Bet £10 get £30
This offer is for new customers only. You will have to deposit and stake £10 or more at odds or evens and you will get £30 of free bets when you sign up. You will have to use this £30 within 7 days of receiving it or the free bet will expire. You are able to use this free bet on any sports market of your choosing. This offer can be used both on the Betfred website or on the mobile app. The full terms and conditions of this offer can be found on the Betfred website.
Refer a friend
Betfred runs an offer where every time you refer a friend to the site you will earn £15 in bingo bonuses. The friend has to sign up and stake £5 on bingo. You can refer as many friends as you would like and the £15 will be credited to your account as soon as all of the criteria have been met.
Vegas Welcome Offer
Betfred Vegas offers its users various games. If you register with the code ‘Vegas’ and then stake £5 on these games, then you will receive 25 free spins to use on a variety of Vegas games. You can choose what games you want to enjoy your spins on. This offer is only available to new customers on Betfred games or Vegas. The full terms and conditions of this offer can be found online.
Acca Insurance applies to 5-fold+ accumulators. The accumulator place must be placed on the match result market of any football game, straight accumulator bets only. If you place a 5+ fold football match accumulator, if just one team lets you down in their match then Betfred will refund you to the value of up to £25 which can be used as another bet. Users are only allowed to claim back up to £5 per day and the refund amount will be credited within 24 hours of the final match in the accumulator. This offer is available on both on Betfred online or mobile apps.
Free bet if 2nd
The company are running an offer where if the user has backed a horse in some specific races if the horse comes in second place then Betfred will refund your stake as a free bet up to the value of £25.
£10 welcome bonus
All new players at Betfred poker are given £10 in tournament and side game tickets. You only have to deposit £5 in order to make use of this offer.
The different currency options for Betfred are:
- Australian Dollars (AUD)
- Canadian Dollars (CAD)
- Danish Kroner (DKK)
- Euros (EUR)
- Hong Kong Dollars (HKD)
- Icelandic Kroner (ISK)
- Japanese Yen (JPY)
- Malaysian Ringgits (MYR)
- New Zealand Dollars (NZD)
- Norwegian Kroner (NOK)
- South African Rand (ZAR)
- Swedish Krona (SEK)
- Thai Baht (THB)
- UK Pounds (GBP)
- United States Dollars (USD)
This list makes Betfred one of the best when it comes to the number of currencies you can use, as most similar sites have a much more limited list. Therefore, if you live in a country where it is still legal to use the site and you wish to register with one of the above currencies, then Betfred is a good site for you to use.
There is a lot of fluctuation with betting laws so it is always best to check the Betfred terms and conditions to make sure that it is still legal where you are.
Betfred also provides their potential customers with offers and promotion to either entice you in or to maintain a customer. These usually vary depending on your location. What is offered in one location might not be offered in another. The best way to check is to go directly to the Betfred website. Offers are constantly changing so the site should be checked regularly for some of the most up to date promotions.