DraftKings Sportsbook vs 5Dimes 2020

Is 5Dimes better than DraftKings Sportsbook? After ranking sportsbooks who all offer online betting in our 2019 review, DraftKings Sportsbook is better than 5Dimes. The education, statistics, and variety of bet types unique to DraftKings make it a worthy candidate for any sports bettor.

Ratings

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Overall 5 4
Sports Offered 4 5
Overall 5 4
Sports Offered 4 5
Bets Offered 5 5
Odds 1.5 5
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 3.5
Live Betting 5 3
Mobile Betting 4.5 3
Ease of Use 4 3
Customer Service 3.5 4.5
Education and Research 5 3.5
Reputation 4 2.5

US Regulated Vs Offshore

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
US Regulated Sportsbook (legal)
Yes No
Offshore Sportsbook (illegal)
No Yes
Online Availability - New Jersey
Yes No
Online Availability - West Virginia
Yes No
US Regulated DFS Company
Yes No
Online Availability - Pennsylvania
Yes No
Online Availability - Iowa
No No
Online Availability - Nevada
No No
Online Availability - Rhode Island
No No
Online Availability - Indiana
Yes No
Online Availability - Oregon

Sports Offered

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Total Sports Offered
15 24
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
No Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (WNBA)
No Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (International)
No Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes Yes
E-Sports
No Yes
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (CFL)
No Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Handball
No Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Hockey (International)
No Yes
Horse Racing
No Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes Yes
Rugby (League)
No Yes
Rugby (Union)
Yes Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No Yes

Bets Offered

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Cash Out Feature
No No
Asian Handicaps
No Yes
Futures
Yes Yes
If-Bets
No Yes
Rolling If-Bets
No Yes
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Pleaser
No Yes
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
No Yes
Round Robin
Yes Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
Yes Yes
Total (Over/Under)
Yes Yes
Free Contests (DFS Only)
No No
Private Leagues (DFS Only)
No No
Public Leagues (DFS Only)
No No
Beginner Contests (DFS Only)
No No
Head to Head Contests (DFS Only)
No No
50/50 Contests (DFS Only)
No No
Beat the Score Contests (DFS Only)
No No
Tournaments (DFS Only)
No No

Live Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Total Live Betting Sports Offered
7 12
Match Tracker
No No
Alpine Skiing
No Yes
Badminton
No No
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No Yes
E-Sports
No Yes
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes Yes
Handball
No Yes
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
No Yes
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Education and Research

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Articles/News
Yes No
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
Yes No
Statistics (Teams)
Yes Yes
Statistics (Players)
Yes Yes
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Total Deposit Methods
4 3
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/$2,000 $50/$500
PayPal
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/$2,000 N/A

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Total Withdrawal Methods
4 3
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes No
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$5/Varies $1,000/$3,000
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$5/Varies N/A

Customer Service

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes Yes
Phone Support
No Yes

Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Sportsbook 5Dimes
iPhone App
Yes No
Android App
Yes No
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
To find the right sportsbook for sports betting, we spent six months and hundreds of hours of assessing different books. Here, we will focus on two sportsbooks and compare 5Dimes vs DraftKings Sportsbook.

Our comparison begins with the regulation status of each broker. DraftKings Sportsbook is regulated in the United States while 5Dimes is not. Regulation aside, let's look at how each sportsbook ranks in odds offered. To compile an odds ranking, we analyzed odds from thousands of games for total, spread, and moneyline bets. 5Dimes received a rating of 5.00 stars over DraftKings Sportsbook's 1.50 stars.

Now let's examine how many sports each book accepts bets on. 5Dimes takes bets on 24 sports while DraftKings Sportsbook takes bets on15 sports, a difference of 9 sports. Next, we can compare some general features offered and educational content catered towards first-time bettors. For features, we will look at whether the book offers early cashouts, a match tracker when live betting, and PayPal deposits and withdrawals. 5Dimes nor DraftKings Sportsbook offers early cash outs. Neither offers a live match tracker. DraftKings Sportsbook makes PayPal deposits and withdrawals available to clients, while 5Dimes does not. Education is also great for individuals new to sports betting, who may need reminders on betting types. 5Dimes and DraftKings Sportsbook both have educational pages explaining the basics of sports betting.

Overall, between 5Dimes and DraftKings Sportsbook, DraftKings Sportsbook is the winner.

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