Bovada Poker

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Pros / Cons
  • Very loose players at micro and low stakes.
  • Customizable tables and avatars.
  • Low traffic at Stud games.
  • Limited deposit / withdrawal options.

Summary (9.4)

Accommodating online poker players residing in the US, Bovada Poker is geared toward new and casual players, with highly customizable and easy-to-use software, and plenty of low buy-in Sit and Gos and multi-table tournaments designed specifically for beginners. The relaxed environment, combined with guaranteed tournaments ranging from $1,000 to $100,000 offer recreational online poker players the fun and excitement of chasing a big win, without the pressure and intimidation of competing against more serious-minded, full-time poker players.

Providing numerous incentives to both attract new players and maintain a loyal customer base, Bovada Poker allows online poker players to collect cash bonuses and other prizes for their patronage. The 100% Bovada Poker welcome bonus awards up to $1000 to first-time depositors. Bovada Poker also gives players the enticing opportunity to win prize packages that include seats in major live events.

Software (8)

Privately developed with the novice and recreational online poker player in mind, the Bovada Poker software features intuitive navigation controls and a sleek, clutter-free design. Compatible with most modern Windows operating systems, the Bovada Poker software is free to download, and installation is quick and painless.

Loaded with indispensable options for casual online poker players to enjoy rapid access and speedy game play, the Bovada Poker software includes a QuickSeat option that allows players to be immediately seated in their favorite type of cash game or Sit and Go directly from the Lobby. The software also supports play of up to four tables at once, as well as a full screen mode, and numerous customization options such as table color and sound toggling.

Traffic (5)

Open to online poker players residing in the US, the traffic at Bovada Poker tends to peak in the evenings, though a satisfying off-peak turn-out throughout the day keeps the most popular games running. The greater bulk of cash game players are focused primarily in the lower stakes of the No Limit Hold’em cash game tables. Pot Limit Omaha, Fixed Limit Hold’em and Pot Limit Omaha Hi-Lo also receive a fair amount of interest from Bovada Poker patrons, even in the slower hours.

Tournaments (7)

Running an extensive, round-the-clock tournament schedule, Bovada Poker provides guaranteed tournaments ranging from $1,000 to $100,000 in prize money. Beginner scheduled tournament buy-ins start as low as $4+$0.40, with a guaranteed prize pool of $1,000. Bovada Poker’s beginner Sit and Gos start at $2.20, paying 50% of the players as opposed to the standard Sit and Go payout of 30% of the players.

The $100,000 Guaranteed runs every Sunday at 4pm Eastern Time, with qualifiers starting at $1. Bovada Poker also features the King of the Felt Sit and Go challenge, and occasional live event opportunities.

Game Variety (8)

Players at Bovada Poker will find all of the standard online poker games; Texas Hold’em, Omaha, Omaha Hi-Lo, 7 Card Stud and 7 Card Stud Hi-Lo. Bovada Poker also makes available to players the less common poker form of 5 Card Stud, however, the 5 Card Stud tables rarely draw much interest from Bovada’s patrons.

Soft Competition (8)

As one of several online gambling options offered by Bovada, a significant portion of players at Bovada Poker are sports bettors and casino players, resulting in some loose action at many of the low stakes cash games. In addition, catering primarily to the recreational online poker player, Bovada Poker is frequented predominately by inexperienced and casual players.

The lack of extensive multi-tabling support at Bovada tends to bore and dissuade experienced grinders and career players, leaving the competition level relatively soft compared to the action at online poker rooms that allow substantially greater numbers of tables to be played at once.

Sign Up Bonus (10)

As one of several online gambling options offered by Bovada, a significant portion of players at Bovada Poker are sports bettors and casino players, resulting in some loose action at many of the low stakes cash games. In addition, catering primarily to the recreational online poker player, Bovada Poker is frequented predominately by inexperienced and casual players.

The lack of extensive multi-tabling support at Bovada tends to bore and dissuade experienced grinders and career players, leaving the competition level relatively soft compared to the action at online poker rooms that allow substantially greater numbers of tables to be played at once.

Loyalty Rewards (0)

There are no loyalty bonuses available for Bovada Poker.

Promotions (7)

There are no loyalty bonuses available for Bovada Poker.Regular, guaranteed tournaments make up the bulk of Bovada Poker’s ongoing promotions, as well as qualifiers to major live events, and $15,000 in monthly freeroll prizes. Other current and past Bovada promotions include the King of the Felt Sit and Go challenge, and Play Your Way to Party with weekly bonuses, cash prizes, free bets and daily entry in the Grand Prize Bovada Party drawing.

Support (8)

Bovada Poker provides 24/7 customer support via live chat, telephone and email.

Deposit & Cashout Methods (7)

Deposits: Visa, RapidTransfer, MyPaylinq, bank wire transfer
Cashouts: Courier Check, MyPaylinq

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