What is a Mobile Casino?
Casinos have been popular for thousands of years. The first gambling houses were found in ancient civilisations such as the Greeks and the Romans, who enjoyed betting on games of chance involving dice and bones. Since those times casinos have gone through a number of transformations, and appeared in a number of new countries and continents such as America and even Africa. Since the 1960’s brick and mortar casinos became enormously popular both as a way to pass time and as a way to create funds for either the community or private individuals.
When the Internet exploded onto the world stage in the 1990’s casinos took the step to become virtual. The latest evolution has come about directly because of another new invention, the smart device, which is capable of not only being a portable gaming machine but also hosting a permanent internet connection. Enter the mobile casino, a casino that is designed especially for smart devices.
How do I play in a Mobile Casino?
The first thing that you have to have is s suitable smart device. These days there are so many different ones to choose from, all with different specs such as screen sizes and processors. To choose the device for you, you need to decide firstly whether it will primarily be a device on which you play games, or whether it must have other functions too. If you really only want to play games, then a large screen is more important than telephone capabilities. Smart phones are also great for accessing a mobile casino, and because of their size are easier to carry around with you.
How to find a Mobile Casino
To connect with a mobile casino once you have your smart device is easy. There are two ways of going about this. The first is to use your app store that is built into most smart devices. Go to your applications, and find your app store, open it and search for mobile casinos.
A number of them will come up. Read through the various reviews to find the one that suits you the best, and has the highest rating as there are good mobile casinos and bad ones out there. Choose your mobile casino and download the software onto your device. This does require that you have enough memory on your device to save the software. The other way is to use your web browser, and play the games that interest you via a chosen mobile casino directly. These usually require your web browser to be Flash enabled as this is the program that most mobile casinos use.
Benefits of using a Mobile Casino
There are many benefits of using a mobile casino, the first obviously being the actual mobility of the whole thing. You can play games where ever you are, as long as you have an internet connection. This is truly revolutionary as before players were limited to only being able to access a casino from their home computer, or to actually drive to a real brick and mortar one. Another benefit is that many mobile casinos have a free play option. Some mobile casinos are even purely free play. This means that you do not have to use real money to play the games of your choice, and can simply have fun. There are also a wide variety of games able to be played in mobile casino. These range from slots to table games, even virtual scratch cards and bingo.