Android Casinos

As mobile technology has advanced in the last few years, the mobile casino industry has been developing newer and better gambling options for its mobile customers. Online casinos are launching mobile platforms making some of their top games available for smartphone and tablet users. The Android operating system powers many mobile devices and has made it possible for high quality gaming on the go. With the latest HTML browser technology, Android casino games load instantly with high quality graphics and mobile casinos are able to offer an increasingly large suite of games. There is no requirement to download and install an app - the games can be enjoyed via the browser.

We have done the hard work for you, making it simple to choose a top Android casino. Each of the casinos we list has been carefully reviewed and tested by us to ensure they comply with the high standards we set. We look at licensing and regulation, safety and security, customer support, banking for our South African players using Android devices, game variety and casino operator and welcome bonuses and promotions and their terms and conditions.

Android Casino Software Compared

Here we will look at the top software providers who make their games available for South African Android casinos.

  • Playtech - Playtech offers a range of games for Android including blackjack, roulette, baccarat, Jacks or Better, Rocky, A Night Out and Gold Rally.
  • Net Entertainment - NetEnt Touch offers a selection of high quality games for Android including Blackjack, roulette, Frankenstein, Jack Hammer, Gonzo’s Quest and Mega Fortune. There are 36 titles available.
  • RTG - RTG mobile games are relatively new; however they include some impressive titles such as Aztec’s Millions, Cleopatra’s Gold and Enchanted Garden.
  • Rival - Although only launched in early 2014, Rival offers more than 30 mobile game titles. Games include blackjack, roulette, Scary Rich and Major Moolah.

Will the Casino Work on My Android Device?

Android is an open source operating system which means that there is not one company that produces Android handsets; however companies that develop mobile handsets can use the Android operating system. The first version, 1.0, was developed in September 2008, while the latest version 5.1.1 Lollipop was released in April 2015. Most Android casinos will work with older versions of the Android operating system. Here is a list of some of the best Android devices for mobile gaming:

  • Samsung Galaxy S3/S4/S5/S6 - These phone have a large screen from 4.8-inch for the S3 to 5.1-inch in the later models. The screen size and resolution, together with the speed that the phone processes information, makes them ideal for gaming.
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - This device has a particularly large 5.7-inch screen. Using KitKat 4.4.4 and upgradable to Lollipop 5.0.1, with a super AMOLED capacitive touch screen and quad-core processor, players may experience the best quality gaming using this device.
  • Sony Xperia Z2 - Running on Lollipop 5.0.2, with a 5.2-inch screen, quad-core processor and high resolution, the Sony Xperia Z2 promises a positive gaming experience.
  • HTC One M9 - The HTC One M9 is comparable to the other smartphones on this list for gambling purposes. It operates on Lollipop 5.0 and with a 5.0-inch screen, super LCD3 capacitive touch screen and quad-core processor it offers a top gaming experience.
  • Google Nexus 10 - A tablet running on Jelly Bean 4.2, but upgradable to Lollipop 5.1 it has a 10.1-inch screen with Super PLS TFT capacitive touch screen offering a super gaming experience.

Android Casino FAQ

Is it better to download the Android casino apps or play in the browser?
With the efficiency of HTML5, there is a move away from apps. Playing via the browser is faster and more convenient.

Does my network make a difference?
No, it doesn’t.

How will I know which casino games I can play?
The mobile casino will show you only the games supported on your device, allowing you to choose between a range of slots, table games, video poker and jackpot games.

Is free play available via Android?
Yes. You can enjoy all game for free, giving you a chance to trial them with no pressure.

Are there Android casino bonuses?
Yes. You can enjoy the same welcome bonuses as online players with some mobile casinos offering exclusive bonuses for mobile play.

Do I need to open a new account?
No, you can use the same account for online and mobile play.

How secure is an Android casino?
All of our casinos employ security technology to protect your personal and financial information. But, you must make sure not to play on an unsecured WiFi/3G connection.