How to download 888 Poker on mobile phone
In the century of high technologies, people want everything to be always at hand and therefore, almost all world-famous poker companies have long been offering their users a mobile version of the poker room. 888poker has also succeeded in this matter. You can download 888poker for iPhone, Android and other mobile devices.
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888poker mobile version features
You can play on 888poker with the help of your phone and tablet in two ways – through the mobile client of the poker room (by downloading the application) or via the mobile browser (with no need to install it).
The following games are available in 888 mobile version:
- Cash games from 1¢ / 2¢ to $10 / $20 Fixed and No Limit Holdem (heads-up, 6-max and full ring 9-max).
- Sit&Go tournaments (including freerolls). You may choose Sit&Go for 2-10 people at the table with 4¢ – $100 buy-ins depending on the different speed formats: normal, turbo and super turbo.
- Scheduled tournaments which are selected from the list in the lobby.
- BLAST (super-turbo Sit&Go)
- SNAP poker.
- Casino games (roulette, slots, blackjack).
- Sports betting (there is a Bet Sport button but a user will be redirected to the 888 official website, which means there is no possibility for sports betting through the mobile client).
Among other things, 888 mobile version provides a full-fledged Cashier, through which you can not only check the account balance but also make a deposit/withdrawal or money transfer, etc.
What does 888poker mobile client look like
Visually, the app is noticeably different from the desktop client - it is significantly simplified. You can only play in a horizontal format, therefore do not forget to enable auto-rotate mode in your phone.
The main lobby of the 888 poker mobile version shows player's screen name and money balance near the «Cashier» icon (1), «Settings» menu (2) and «Information» menu (3), a switch between the game for play money (free of charge) and for real money (4), game type selection (5), access to 888 mobile casino and sports betting (6), as well as 888 advertising campaigns (7), where the appearing banner offers to spin the 888 fortune wheel (or other promotion/bonus offer).
In the main lobby, you will find Classic Poker games, Blast (SNG with a jackpot) and SNAP (fast poker).
Classic poker is divided into Cash Games, Sit&Go and Scheduled tournaments:
You are able to customize 888 mobile version as it's comfortable to you with a number of simple settings. You can set up auto-rebuy and auto add-on options, as well as auto-reset aka automatically send cards into the muck (without showing them to other players), turn on or off the sound, set a 4-color deck (each suit has its own color), etc. All this you can install or disable in the settings menu (the gearwheel icon on the left, at the top of the lobby).
It’s easy to find a variety of useful information about the 888 account and hand histories in the special menu (the list icon in the upper left corner of the lobby) next to the Settings button.
During the game, you can use chat (bottom left), change some settings (gear icon), view the previous hand (button with a triangle) and quickly replenish the account (yellow chip). The action panel is located at the bottom of the screen and is indicated by different colors (for the sake of convenience). When it is available to make a raise, a slider to choose a bet size will appear.
How to download 888poker on mobile phone
In order to download and install 888 mobile version, you need to go to the official website of the poker room and open the following sections: «How to play» – «All platforms» – «Mobile» or immediately select the platform you need (Android, iPhone) from the list below. You can even do this through your computer.
The website will offer you 3 easy ways to download the 888 app:
- Get a link to the installation file via SMS (you need to enter your phone number of the device where you want to install the 888 client to).
- Get a link to the email (enter your e-mail and follow the given link from your device).
- Scan a QR code.
You may also download 888poker directly from your phone.
Download 888 poker for Android
In addition to the aforementioned methods, you can download 888poker for Android directly from the device in a matter of minutes (through the official website of the room), for this you need to do the following:
- Go to the 888 Poker website using any mobile browser from your tablet or mobile phone running on Android.
- Click on the menu button (it’s represented by the icon with three horizontal lines) at the top left and select «Install App» from the list that appears.
- After that, the downloading will start and Android, as a rule, will warn you that it is not safe to download apps from the third-party sites and ask you to allow or prohibit the installation from the unknown source.
- Run 888poker.apk (downloaded file) to start the installation process. It usually takes a few seconds to install the file on a device.
- Open the app, log in to your 888 poker account or register in the poker room.
That's it, 888 poker for Android is already available to be used on your phone or tablet.
888 poker for iPhone
iOS users often wonder: «How to download 888 poker client on iPhone, iPad or other Apple device?». It's not difficult at all. Follow our simple step-by-step instructions for installing 888poker on iPhone, iPad and other mobile devices based on iOS:
- Update iOS to the latest version.
- Go to the poker room website.
- Choose «Sign Up Now». Then enter all the necessary data and after all the fields are complete, you will be notified that the account has been created.
- Click on the «Download» button to download the application.
- You will be automatically redirected to the AppStore, where you can download 888poker for an iOS device.
After that, you will be able to install the application and enter the room using your user data, or by registering an account (if you haven’t created it yet).
888 for Windows Phone
Players who use mobile devices based on Windows constantly have problems related to installing various apps, including downloading poker rooms on the phone. Since smartphones are constantly updated, you can try to install the mobile client of the poker room in the same way as for Android and IOS devices. If the application does not work, then you may play on 888 with windows phone through a mobile browser.
888 in a smartphone browser
You can play on 888poker without even installing the app on your phone or tablet. Just go to the website of the room, click on «Play Now», log into your account (or create one) and play in the poker room using the flash version of 888 for mobile devices.
How to change language in the 888 mobile app
By default, the app is downloaded and installed in the English language. In order to change the interface language to the other one – when launching, click on the button with the globe image (in the upper right corner) and select the necessary language from the list (if it’s available). It’s not a problem if you forgot to do it initially, all you need is to re-enter the application and change the language.
After you set the needed language, the interface, pop-ups and all menu items in the 888 mobile app will be displayed in the chosen language.
Advantages and disadvantages of 888 mobile client
888poker mobile version has both a number of positive sides and obvious disadvantages. We’ve decided to mention the most important of them.
888 mobile client advantages:
- Mobile access to the 888 account;
- Full functional Cashier;
- Compactness and portability;
- An opportunity to play poker from any convenient place.
888 mobile poker disadvantages:
- It doesn’t offer all the types, formats and limits of the games which are available in the desktop client;
- You are able to play Texas Hold'em only;
- Possibility to play just 1 table at a time, so the app doesn't suit fans of multi-tabling;
- The application may hang up if the Internet (mobile) is weak;
- If you lose your mobile phone or tablet (where the application is installed), it will be better to block the account or change the password for nobody to use the money in your account.