5Dimes vs Parx Sportsbook 2020

Is 5Dimes better than Parx Sportsbook? After ranking sportsbooks who all offer online betting in our 2019 review, 5Dimes is better than Parx Sportsbook. 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 Parx Sportsbook
Overall 4 3.5
Sports Offered 5 4.5
Overall 4 3.5
Sports Offered 5 4.5
Bets Offered 5 3.5
Odds 5 0
Banking Options and Fees 3.5 3.5
Live Betting 3 3.5
Mobile Betting 3 3.5
Ease of Use 3 3.5
Customer Service 4.5 4
Education and Research 3.5 2.5
Reputation 2.5 3.5

US Regulated Vs Offshore

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

Sports Offered

Feature 5Dimes Parx Sportsbook
Total Sports Offered
24 17
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
Yes No
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (WNBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (International)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes Yes
Darts
Yes Yes
E-Sports
Yes No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (CFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Handball
Yes Yes
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Hockey (International)
Yes Yes
Horse Racing
Yes No
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 No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
Yes No

Bets Offered

Feature 5Dimes Parx Sportsbook
Cash Out Feature
No Yes
Asian Handicaps
Yes Yes
Futures
Yes Yes
If-Bets
Yes No
Rolling If-Bets
Yes No
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Pleaser
Yes No
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
Yes No
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 5Dimes Parx Sportsbook
Total Live Betting Sports Offered
12 9
Match Tracker
No No
Alpine Skiing
Yes No
Badminton
No No
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
E-Sports
Yes No
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes Yes
Handball
Yes No
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No Yes
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature 5Dimes Parx Sportsbook
Total Deposit Methods
3 4
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$50/$500 $10
PayPal
No No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
N/A

Banking - Withdrawals

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

Customer Service

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

Mobile Betting

Feature 5Dimes Parx Sportsbook
iPhone App
No Yes
Android App
No Yes
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 Parx Sportsbook.

Our comparison begins with the regulation status of each broker. Parx Sportsbook is legal in certain US states, 5Dimes isn't. 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 Parx Sportsbook's 0 stars.

Now let's examine how many sports each book accepts bets on. 5Dimes takes bets on 24 sports while Parx Sportsbook takes bets on17 sports, a difference of 7 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. Parx Sportsbook offers the early cash out feature while 5Dimes does not. Neither 5Dimes and Parx Sportsbook offer a live match tracker for live betting. 5Dimes nor Parx Sportsbook offers PayPal as a banking option. Education is also great for individuals new to sports betting, who may need reminders on betting types. 5Dimes offers education explaining how to bet, while Parx Sportsbook does not.

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

5Dimes Review
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