William Hill App: How to download for android and iOS

Using a betting app on your mobile or tablet devices is fast becoming the method of choice for today's sports bettors. It has been forecast that more bets will be placed using a mobile app than in traditional betting shops and desktop sites combined in the coming years.

That’s a change William Hill is more than ready for. The sports betting giant has invested heavily in their official mobile app and the result is a fast, stylish yet very easy to use app that appeals to all types of bettors. As well as the William Hill mobile app, William Hill does also offer a mobile site. The website is almost identical to the app featuring the same stylish composition and colour scheme and identical offers, bets and all other features. Although there are some minor differences in the location of certain features the vast majority is almost identical and any skills used on the app will more than likely be 1:1 on the site.

The following articles give you a step-by-step guide to betting on the William Hill app, covering all aspects from downloading the app to your device to placing your sports bet.

How to download William Hill Android app

You can gain access to the William Hill app in an easy manner if you’re using an Android device. All you need to do is to access the mobile version of the William Hill website and you will be redirected to the application download page of the platform you use (Android or iOS).

The "Download" button is located at the top-right corner of your screen as you can see in the following picture:

Please note that after the download process is complete, you need to give permission to the app in order to finish the installation. You can do that by ticking "Unknown Sources" in the Application Settings. Normally, the application will ask you to provide special permission straight away.

How to download the William Hill iOS app

The William Hill app can be downloaded to iOS and Android devices in a matter of seconds and is compatible with most modern phones and tablets. In just a few clicks you could have the very latest version of the William Hill mobile app present on your device and ready to go. 

From there you are always just a click away from betting on and watching live sports, taking advantage of promotions and contacting customer services. Follow our step-by-step guide below to downloading to an iOS device, such as an iPhone…

  1. Open App Store
  2. Type William Hill into the search bar
  3. Choose the sportsbook app and click Get
  4. The William Hill app will download and install automatically
  5. Your app icon will appear on your home screen.

Differences between the mobile app and the mobile site versions

With the exception of one bar located at the top of the mobile site the app and mobile version are identical everywhere in terms of the layout and features offered to you. One of the main advantages of the app over the mobile site is the ability for notifications. This allows the app to send you immediate notifications when a wager results comes through, events start or even a new promotion is available! As well as this the app works much faster than the mobile site making it a considerably better option for you to work with.

William Hill login

It’s not time to log in. Open your William Hill app and click the login option if you already have a William Hill account. If you don’t already have a William Hill account, you can complete this in a few simple steps. 

  1. Click any link to the William Hill site on this page
  2. Access the join now button
  3. Add your details, including name, postcode, and date of birth
  4. Create a unique username and password
  5. Provide your William Hill promo code if required
  6. Make a qualifying deposit and bet
  7. Your welcome bonus will be added to your account.

You should now click the login button on the William Hill app and enter your username and password. Your app will activate, and you will be taken to the homepage where you can access account information or search for sports bets.

Mobile Offer:

New User Welcome bonus:

William Hill's online Welcome bonus currently consists of £30 worth of free bets if you bet £10. This effectively allows you to triple your money and even if your first bet loses you can continue betting at William Hill. To be eligible this promotion requires you to have created your account within the last 14 days and there are other important T&C’s to meet. Remember that all Welcome bonuses are subject to change and this can happen at any time.

Existing User promotional bonuses: 

There are a whole host of promotions and bonuses available to you on your William Hill account! With Acca bonuses, Free bets and matched stakes on upcoming sporting events as well as 10% free bet rebates on select losing bets!

All of these promotions have specific Terms and conditions which can be viewed on the promotions page of the William Hill app however if the requirements are met promotions will be applied to your account automatically.

William Hill deposit

At William Hill, you will find a variety of deposit and withdrawal options and you can use all of them regardless if you’re on your computer, mobile phone using Android or iOs, or a tablet. You can deposit before placing any bet if you know the amount you want to spend, or you can make a quick deposit once your bet slip is ready to be placed.

Your next step should be to make a deposit. To do this just click the deposit link located at the top right of the homepage. Select your desired payment method, such as debit cards. Add the amount you wish to be taken from your payment account and added instantly to your William Hill betting account.

Now click the big green deposit button and the transfer will be made. If the transaction has been successful and no further security measures are required from your bank, you will see the account balance on your William Hill app updated and the funds will be available to bet with.

William Hill sports

Now it’s time to find and place your bets. You can choose from the homepage quick links, such as the next three horse races due off. This is perfect if you are betting in a rush and want to, for example, bet on the favourite in the next UK or Irish race due off.

There are also links to greyhound races, important football matches, and tennis. Also on the mobile app homepage, you’ll notice a full list of in-play betting. This is categorized by sport and off time. If you have more time on your hands and would prefer to browse the available sports on the app you will find all the sports listed.

We’ll use a Premier League football match as our example here. Click football, Premier League and there you’ll uncover a list of fixtures taking place today, tomorrow and in future. Click the fixture that grabs your attention to expand all available markets. These will include match winner, both teams to score, first goalscorer, correct score and half-time/full-time. To add a selection to your bet slip all you must do is touch the price of your preferred pick and it will be added to your bet slip.

William Hill stake

Once you found your favourite pick, you just need to tap on it and your bet slip will be automatically created. Feel free to add more selections on the bet slip if you want, or just add your stake and place the bet as a single. Betting on the William Hill mobile app it’s a true delight as the app works smoothly for both Android and iOS users.

You should now have a valid selection in your bet slip. You can then add further selections to create a multiple or proceed to place a single bet on your pick. This is when you can add your stake to the bet. Input in GBP or your currency choice, add the amount you want to stake, the type of bet, such as a single, and you’ll notice details of potential winnings. If this is all to your liking and you want to proceed, confirm the bet and you’ll be on. This bet is now live and can’t be cancelled.

William Hill customer services

If at any point when using the William Hill mobile app you feel you require the assistance of the customer services team, you can get in touch using the live chat feature which is available on every page. Simply click the link and type your message into the conversation box. A member of staff will reply through the same channel as soon as possible. You can search for a solution for your problem through an in-depth FAQ section, or you can just click on the Live Chat button to get in touch with an agent.

App Key features

Cash-Out

Cash out betting is a hugely popular feature with almost every mainstream betting site. It allows you to pull out the full amount or a fraction of a bet placed on an event which is still live. This means you can pull out early on live events before they have reached a conclusion. However this is at the cost of a portion of any potential winnings. This style of betting is somewhat safer as it allows you guarantee winnings with reduced risk of a last second turn around. Alternatively Cash out betting can be used to reduce losses if an event has a foregone conclusion you can pull out early reducing your loss however removing any chance of a turn around for you.

Live betting "in-play"

Live or “In play” betting is commonly seen as the most exciting way to bet. With the potential for last minute turnarounds and sudden chances to open up, In play betting has the potential to make for an exciting user experience. With the option to bet on an event as it takes place in front of you and constantly updating odds the live betting experience really is excellent. Using Live betting on William Hill is simple and easy. All you are required to do is select the menu and then In play. You will then be navigated to a page of all currently live events with a vast selection for you to choose from and place wagers on.

Live streaming

Live Streaming is a service offered by William Hill mobile which allows paying customers to view a live feed or select sporting event/ matches on the betting app. This does however require you to have made a deposit of at least £10 into your account or have placed a bet in the last 24 hours. Alternatively non depositing customers can log in and view an animation displaying key match stats, certain actions such as overtakes, saves and goals or a big push from a certain team. Both of these functions are helpful in enhancing your gambling experience making it more and more enjoyable as each feature is incorporated into the other.

Other Apps

William Hill has 6 Apps total. These are Poker, Vegas, Live casino, Casino, Bingo and Sports betting, each requiring a different APK to install. The Apps provide different features not accessible on the other apps such as the Live casino offering live tables for you to bet on as opposed to the regular casino which provides Roulette and Slots but no table games.

What are the system Requirements and Compatibility

The application compatibility is something that can be viewed in the App Store/Google Play store however due to the low demand of most mobile apps will almost certainly have no problem being used on the vast majority of mobile devices. The system requirements for apple devices to use the William Hill app are iOS 11 or later. Android does not specifically list system requirements however the app uses very little processing power and even extremely old devices will run the app with ease. Both will require you to download updates as and when they are released.

How can I place an accumulator on the William Hill app?

You can place football accumulator bets on the William Hill App by going to the Sportsbook and then adding any bets you would like within a select sport to your betslip. Then locate the accumulator box at the bottom of your betslip and enter the amount you would like to bet before clicking Place bet. Then let it ride and await the outcome!

What does the “H” mean on the William Hill App?

The letter H means handicap. This is a method to make a one sided event become more worthwhile for betting purposes. For example team A (-4) vs Team B would mean that Team A would be required to win by 4 or more points for you to win your bet. This allows potentially boring events where one team is obviously more favourable to be a better experience for the sake of gambling and allows you to root for the underdog!

How do you withdraw money from app?

To withdraw money from the app tap on the account section located in the top right ( this section has your current balance located in it)  and then select withdraw. From here enter the amount you would like to withdraw and select withdraw. Then select your withdrawal method and verify the withdrawal amount before finalising your withdrawal! Then simply wait for the funds to hit your account and enjoy.

How do I deposit funds?

We have mentioned the online deposit process in the previous phrase, so to review, with William Hill mobile you can use the most popular payment methods. William Hill allows its users to pay with VISA, Mastercard, Maestro, Paysafecard, PayPal, and even Apple pay. In order to proceed to the depositing process, you just need to click on the Deposit button, add your payment method, insert the amount and press on the confirmation button.

How to do a placepot on William Hill app?

To perform a placepot on the William Hill sports app navigate to the horse racing section of the app. Then use the small swipeable bar to locate Tote. From here you can select Toteplacepot. Then select the runners from each leg you would like to bet on as well as your stake and place your bet.

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Andy Heaford
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