Starsports Mobile App – review of betting app for iOS & Android (2023)
- User-friendly interface
- Betting offers for most sports
- Apps available both for iOS and Android
- Limited payment methods suported
- Not many live streaming options
The Star Sports app is available to download from both the Google Play and Apple iOS stores. There is also a link to download the app, at the bottom of the homepage of the Star Sports mobile site.
- On your Android device, locate and open the Google Play Store app. (The icon looks like a multicolored play button on a white background)
- Once you are in the Google Play Store, tap on the search bar at the top of the screen and type "Star Sports Mobile App."
- Tap on the app (which should have the Star Sports logo as its icon) to open its details page. Once there, tap the "Install" button to start downloading and installing the app on your device.
In this section, we tell you everything you need to know to get started using the Star Sports app on your mobile device.
Registering an account with Star Sports via the app is straightforward. Simply open the app and tap the ‘Sign Up’ icon at the top of the screen. Enter your email address and create a password, then tap the yellow ‘Create Account’ button. Next, enter your name, date of birth and contact details, select your currency and opt in or out of various communications, before tapping the yellow ‘Agree & Join’ button, to complete your registration.
Deposit with Star Sports App
To make a deposit with Star Sports using the app, simply open the Star Sports app, log in and tap on the account icon in the top right hand corner of the screen. Next, tap the yellow ‘Deposit’ button. Enter the amount you wish to deposit, then tap the yellow ‘Pay Using Debit Card’ button - this is the only payment method permitted using the app. Enter your card details, then tap the blue ‘Pay Now’ button. Your deposited funds should appear in your account straight away.
Star Sports are clear that they will save your card details in order to use them during the withdrawal process, and that they will require customer identification to verify the account before a withdrawal can be made.
Place a Bet
To place a bet using the Star Sports app, log in and navigate the app to find the sports market you would like to bet on. This can be done by browsing the home page, or tapping the ‘Sports’ menu icon at the bottom left hand corner of the screen. Once you have found your desired market, tap on the odds of your chosen selection. Your chosen bet will then pop up at the bottom of the screen. Enter your stake, double check the details of your bet, then tap the yellow ‘Bet Now’ button to confirm your wager.
Withdraw with Star Sports App
Withdrawals in the Star Sports app are only allowed to be made to a debit card that has already been made to make a deposit. To do so, log in to the Star Sports app and tap on the account icon in the top right hand corner of the screen. Tap on ‘withdraw’ in the menu that appears, then follow the instructions on screen to complete your withdrawal.
The Star Sports app has a range of features available to users, including:
- Live tracker functionality which uses rapidly changing graphics to follow the action of in-play events.
- Cash Out on selected markets.
- Live streaming of some in-play events.
- Build-a-Bet bet builder feature.
- Quick links to the Star Sports casino.
The Star Sports mobile version is virtually identical to the Star Sports app in terms of layout and content. Just one Star Sports login is required for customers to access the app, mobile and desktop versions.
Features of the mobile version include:
- A good range of in-play markets, some with live streaming of events.
- Bet Builder feature.
- Quick links to the Star Sports casino.
- Intuitive layout.
The Star Sports app and Star Sports mobile site allow the same login to be used across the desktop, app and mobile version of Star Sports, so customers only need to register an account once.
As previously mentioned, the mobile version of Star Sports and the app itself are virtually identical, so it really is down to the individual as to which is best to use.
In the Start Sports app, there is a very tempting ‘Promos’ icon in the bottom left hand corner of the screen. However, when our reviewer tapped on it, they were dismayed to find that they were no promotions currently available.
At Star Sports, you can access live streaming of selected events via the app. Live streaming at Star Sports mostly comes in the form of rapidly changing graphics, which allow the user to follow the action. We found this function to be available for most football, tennis, cricket and rugby union matches with in-play betting.
Some horse races have live video streams available for Star Sports customers to watch.
In-play betting is available for a range of sports in the Star Sports app, including football, snooker, tennis, golf, basketball, rugby union, cricket, darts and Gaelic hurling.
Most of these events have rapidly changing graphics to allow customers to follow the action, as it happens.
The Star Sports app offers customers a bet builder function. To use it, customers simply log in to the Star Sports app and navigate to the event they would like to bet on.User can then tap on the yellow ‘Build-a-Bet’ button, which allows users to browse the available selections for the bet builder. These include both teams to score, goals, cards, corners and even an individual player to be carded.
Users can tap on the selections they would like to bet on, to add them to their bet builder at the bottom of the screen. Users can then tap the yellow button at the bottom of the screen, to add their selections to their bet slip. Users can then tap on the ‘Bets’ icon in the top right hand corner of the screen to review their selections, enter their stake and tap the yellow ‘Place Bet’ button to confirm their bet.
The Star Sports app has a range of games for users to play. Types of game available via the Star Sports app include:
- Table Games
- Scratch Cards
The most popular slots games featured on the Star Sports mobile site include:
- Jiggly Cash
- Big Bass Splash
In order to download and use the Star Sports mobile app, your device must meet the minimum system requirements, which are as follows:
11.0 or later
5.0 or later
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