5Dimes vs Bovada 2020

Is Bovada better than 5Dimes? After scoring sportsbooks in ten areas for our 2019 review, 5Dimes is better than Bovada. 5Dimes can be summed up in four words: good variety, great odds. Although the functionality of a lot of things such as the website design and load times could be improved, the reduced juice lines offered on a multitude of sports offer some attractive financial incentives.

Ratings

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Overall 4 3.5
Sports Offered 5 5
Bets Offered 5 4
Odds 5 2
Banking Options and Fees 3.5 4
Live Betting 3 3
Mobile Betting 3 4
Customer Service 4.5 4
Education and Research 3.5 4
Reputation 2.5 2.5
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Sports Offered

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Total Sports Offered
24 29
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes Yes
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes Yes
Rugby (League)
Yes Yes
Rugby (Union)
Yes Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
Yes Yes
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Odds Comparison

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
NFL Moneyline
NFL Spread
NBA Moneyline
NBA Spread
MLB Moneyline
MLB Spread
NHL Moneyline
NHL Spread
Soccer Moneyline
NCAAF Moneyline
NCAAF Spread
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Bets Offered

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Cash Out Feature
No No
Futures
Yes Yes
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
Yes No
Round Robin
Yes Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
Yes Yes
Total (Over/Under)
Yes No
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Live Betting

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes Yes
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No Yes
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
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Education and Research

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Articles/News
No Yes
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
No Yes
Statistics (Teams)
Yes No
Statistics (Players)
Yes No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No
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Banking - Deposits

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Total Deposit Methods
3 2
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$50/$500 $10/$5,000
PayPal
No No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
N/A N/A
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Banking - Withdrawals

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Total Withdrawal Methods
3 3
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
No No
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes No
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$1,000/$3,000 $100
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
N/A N/A
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Customer Service

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes Yes
Phone Support
Yes Yes
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Mobile Betting

Feature 5Dimes Bovada
iPhone App
No No
Android App
No No
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
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After six months and hundreds of hours of researching different sportsbooks, the BettingBuck.com team collected thousands of data points. To focus on two sportsbooks, we will now compare 5Dimes vs Bovada.

First, we will compare whether or not each sportsbook is regulated by a US governing body Both 5Dimes and Bovada aren't regulated by a US governing body, and should be examined with caution. Now, we can compare the odds between each sportsbook. Odds, or the vig, is what the sportsbook charges you to place your bet. To compile rankings, we examined odds for spread, moneyline, and total markets for seven different leagues, covering over 100 games for each league. 5Dimes received a rating of 5.00 stars over Bovada's 2.00 stars.

Odds aside, we can now compare educational features. Bettors new to sports betting will want high-quality education informing them of what different betting markets are available and how to bet them. 5Dimes alongside Bovada describe how to place bets . Next, comparing the total number of sports offered, Bovada boasts an offering of 29 available sports compared to 5Dimes's 24 available sports. Diving into poplar features, some bettors desire the ability to cash in tickets early, a live match tracker that updates ball position when live betting, and banking with PayPal Neither 5Dimes and Bovada offer the early cash out feature. Neither offers a live match tracker. Neither offers PayPal.

Overall, between 5Dimes and Bovada, 5Dimes is the winner.

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