The latest rage in gambling in the UK is the mobile casino. Mobile casinos allow you to play your favorite casino games on the go, wherever you are, whenever you want. Most mobile casinos host a range of exciting slots. But there is good news for blackjack fans as well. You can also mobile blackjack at these casinos.
While mobile casinos mostly offer a range of exciting slots, there is good news for blackjack players as well. You can also play blackjack at UK mobile casinos. Mobile blackjack is the same as the blackjack games at desktop casinos; the only difference is the device you are playing them at.
You may not get a huge range of blackjack games at these casinos – though there are casinos that do offer a fairly decent range of games – but what you get are good enough to keep you coming back for more. The blackjack games you will find at UK mobile casinos include:
Classic blackjack is popular because it has the lowest house edge among all these games. Whatever the game, the rules are mostly the same as at online casinos. At UK mobile casinos you get blackjack games from a range of software providers, the top providers being:
Depending on the UK mobile casino you are playing at – and indirectly on the software provider – you could one blackjack game or two or a range of games to try out. There are basically 2 major types of games available:
Standard blackjack games
Live dealer blackjack games
So how do you figure out the best mobile blackjack games to play at your favorite UK mobile casino? There are a few things that can help you determine this.
The following table lists out the different mobile blackjack games commonly found at UK mobile casinos along with their features.
|Mobile Blackjack Game||No. of Decks||Multihand Available?||Insurance Bet?||Surrender Option||Sidebets||Payout||RTP||Dealer Stands Value||Key Features|
|Classic Blackjack||1||No||Yes||No||Yes||3:2||99.91%||All 17s||No peeking|
|Single Deck Blackjack||1||No||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.83%||Hard 17||Even money possible|
|Multihand Blackjack||6||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.54%||All 17s||Can play 3 hands|
|European Blackjack||2||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.6%||All 17s||No peeking|
|Premier Blackjack||2||Yes||No||Yes||3:2||99.6%||Hard 17||4 different table types|
|Blackjack Switch||6||Yes||No||No||1:1||99.87%||Hard 17||Top 2 cards can be switched|
|Premium Multihand Blackjack||6||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.71%||All 17s||Can play 5 hands|
|Classic Blackjack||6||No||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.53%||All 17s||10-card Charlie allowed|
|Multihand High Limit Blackjack||6||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.48%||All 17s||High limits|
|Blackjack Touch Single Deck||1||No||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.59%||Hard 17||Even money allowed|
|European Blackjack Gold||2||No||Yes||No||No||3:2||99.60%||All 17s||Can get multiple cards on split Aces|
|Vegas Downtown Gold||2||Yes||No||No||2:1||99.62%||Hard 17||Dealer can peek on Aces and 10s|
|Atlantic City Blackjack Gold||8||No||Yes||Yes||No||3:2||99.65%||All 17s||Double after Split; Dealer can peek|
While regular blackjack is fun to play on your mobile device, the ultimate thrill is in playing live dealer blackjack. That is the only game where you can actually experience the environment of playing at a land-based casino directly on your mobile device. And the best part of it: you can experience this on the go!
The features and bet limits vary from one live blackjack game to another. Some UK mobile casinos offer live blackjack games for the regular player, while there are a few that have games for mid rollers and high rollers as well. The games are fun, because you can chat with the dealer and also other players while the game is on. That is a great option as it helps you pick up skills you may not be having, and also allows you to teach others a thing or two about playing blackjack.
While UK mobile casinos usually offer a welcome bonus for all games to new players, there are a few that offer specific welcome bonuses only for blackjack players. You cannot use a bonus that is not applicable to blackjack games to play blackjack. Doing so can result in you being penalized.
Therefore, it is important that you check the bonus carefully before using it. Even if a bonus is applicable to blackjack, there will still be terms and conditions attached to its usage. Make sure you go through these carefully and fulfill all of them. Only then can you redeem winnings earned through that bonus. Terms and conditions include, among others:
The best thing to do before using a bonus to play mobile blackjack is to confirm with the casino’s customer support team the details related to the bonus.