Best Betting Apps: The Ultimate Android & iOS List (2017 Update)

Best Betting Apps 2017

In this post we list the best betting apps in 2017, available to download on your Android and iPhone smartphone or tablet along with some of the main features that each app boasts.

Best Betting Apps

We all get a little nostalgic now and again, don’t we? Everything used to be so simple. Back in the ‘good old days’, phones only made phone calls, an application was something you filled in for your new job and betting was all done in the flesh. How technology has evolved, ey’!

Betting apps have changed and revolutionised the betting industry. Punters no longer need to sit in front of a computer or pop to the bookies – instead they can bet whenever and wherever on a mobile phone or tablet. So, naturally, we’ve created a list of the best betting apps currently on the market.

1) bet365

Number one on our list of best betting apps is the bet365 app. The world’s biggest online bookmaker has, understandably, one of the most popular apps out there. The app offers an extensive range of pre-match and In-Play markets together with top sporting action streamed live to your mobile or tablet device. The bet365 mobile app delivers a mobile betting experience that is second to none and thus, in our minds, it is without doubt the best betting app on the market.

Not got an account? Take a look at bet365’s deposit bonus sign up offer.

#1 Best Betting App bet365

2) Betfair

In at number two is Betfair – the inventors of Cash Out. With daily promotions, there’s never been a better time to get right in the thick of the action. It may not win any awards for its design, but in terms of functionality, the Betfair app is one of the quickest, most intuitive and easiest to use out there. In-Play betting and streaming is seamless, allowing you to get the full Betfair experience anytime, anywhere on your mobile or tablet device.

Not got an account? Take a look at Betfair’s £100 free bet sign up offer.

#2 Best Betting App Betfair

3) William Hill

Third on our list of best betting applications is William Hill who label themselves the ‘home of mobile betting’. The William Hill app is one of the mot popular on the market and has everything you would expect from a bookmaker with such a rich history. With a wide range of money back offers including, live streaming, cash out and In-Play betting, it is certainly amongst the best apps due to its clear, super fast, easy to use functionality and smooth user experience.

Not got an account? Take a look at William Hill’s Bet £10 Get £30 sign up offer.

#2 Best Betting App William Hill

4) Coral

Fourth on our list is Coral who claim that their latest application ‘changes the game’ and to be fair, they have good reason to be making such a bold statement. The app is packed full of features including Player Bets, In-Play betting, a thumbnail view of live streaming which allows you to navigate the app whilst watching your chosen event, Cash Out and a whole lot more. With the Coral app, the Next Generation of sports betting has arrived giving you the easiest and quickest way to bet all in the palm of your hand.

Not got an account? Take a look at Coral’s Bet £5 Get £20 sign up offer.

#5 Best Betting App Coral

5) Ladbrokes

Ladbrokes are 5th on our list of best betting apps. Aesthetically, the Ladbrokes app is one of the best out there. Feature-wise, it’s no too shabby either. It has everything you’d want and need for an unmatched betting experience including Cash Out, ‘lightning fast’ In-Play betting, BetScanner which allows you to track your in-shop bets on the move as well as Edit My Acca which lets you remove selections from your accumulator while your bet is ‘live’. With a clean and modern design coupled with the company’s trademark red branding, the Ladbrokes app is certainly one to consider.

Not got an account? Take a look at  Ladbrokes’ £50 free bet sign up offer.

#6 Best Betting App Ladbrokes

6) Betfred

Betfred’s mobile app features in 6th. The company’s distinctive style has been translated effortlessly into their mobile application which is clean and easy to use. The app has all of Betfred’s infamous features including Double Delight & Hat-Trick Heaven and of course Goals Galore which, maybe unsurprisingly, has its own section, as well as Cash Out, In-Play betting and more. Winners of the prestigious Gaming ‘Innovation in Mobile Award’ for 2012, Betfred’s continued drive for innovation to mobile betting has to be admired.

Not got an account? Take a look at Betfred’s Bet £10 Get £60 sign up offer.

#7 Best Betting App Betfred

7) 888Sport

The 888Sport Mobile App is seventh on our list of best betting apps. As you’d expect, the app keeps in line with the company’s unique black and orange colour code and boasts simple and efficient navigation. What we like most however is the dedicated search bar that makes finding markets, sports, teams and prices effortless via a single click. Furthermore, with daily promotions and enhanced wincasts, top odds on hundreds of sports around the globe and thousands of live betting markets, there are plenty of reasons to download the app from one of the fastest-growing bookmakers around.

Not got an account? Take a look at 888Sport’s Bet £10 Get £30 free bet sign up offer.



That concludes our list of (what we think are) the best betting applications currently available for you to download on Android and iPhone. There is no doubt that the choice and quality of apps available to punters has never been so good. In a market that is constantly innovating, we will continue to update our list to reflect any changes that are made to any of the apps.