DraftKings Daily Fantasy vs BetAmerica 2020

Is DraftKings (DFS) better than BetAmerica ? After scoring sportsbooks in ten areas for our 2019 review, DraftKings (DFS) is better than BetAmerica . With the most sports and leagues available, excellent research and education, alongside quality customer service, Draft Kings is a home run for Daily Fantasy Sports.

Ratings

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
Overall 5 3.5
Sports Offered 5 2.5
Overall 5 3.5
Sports Offered 5 2.5
Bets Offered 4.5 3.5
Odds 4 0
Banking Options and Fees 4.5 4
Live Betting 5 3.5
Mobile Betting 5 4.5
Ease of Use 4.5 4.5
Customer Service 4.5 4
Education and Research 5 3.5
Reputation 4 3.5

US Regulated Vs Offshore

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
US Regulated Sportsbook (legal)
No Yes
Offshore Sportsbook (illegal)
No No
Online Availability - New Jersey
No Yes
Online Availability - West Virginia
No No
US Regulated DFS Company
Yes No
Online Availability - Pennsylvania
No No
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 DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
Total Sports Offered
10 15
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Baseball (International)
No No
Basketball (NBA)
Yes No
Basketball (WNBA)
No No
Basketball (NCAA)
No Yes
Basketball (International)
Yes Yes
Boxing
No Yes
Cricket
No Yes
Cycling
No Yes
Darts
No Yes
E-Sports
Yes No
Football (NFL)
Yes Yes
Football (CFL)
Yes Yes
Football (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Golf (PGA)
Yes Yes
Handball
No No
Hockey (NHL)
Yes Yes
Hockey (International)
No No
Horse Racing
No Yes
MMA (UFC)
Yes Yes
Motor Sports (NASCAR)
Yes No
Rugby (League)
No No
Rugby (Union)
No Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
No Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes Yes
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Bets Offered

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

Live Betting

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
Total Live Betting Sports Offered
8
Match Tracker
No Yes
Alpine Skiing
No No
Badminton
No No
Baseball
No Yes
Basketball
No Yes
Cricket
No Yes
E-Sports
No No
Football
No Yes
Golf
No No
Handball
No No
Hockey
No Yes
MMA
No No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
No Yes
Tennis
No No
Volleyball
No No

Education and Research

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
Articles/News
Yes No
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
No No
Statistics (Teams)
Yes Yes
Statistics (Players)
Yes No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No

Banking - Deposits

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
Total Deposit Methods
2 7
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/$2,000 $1/Varies
PayPal
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$5/$2,000 $10/Varies

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes No
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
No No
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$1 Min Checks N/A
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$1/None $0.01/Varies

Customer Service

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
No Yes
Phone Support
Yes Yes

Mobile Betting

Feature DraftKings Daily Fantasy BetAmerica
iPhone App
Yes Yes
Android App
Yes Yes
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
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 BetAmerica vs DraftKings (DFS).

First, we will compare whether or not each sportsbook is regulated by a US governing body BetAmerica is a legal US sportsbook, while DraftKings (DFS) is an offshore sportsbook. 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. DraftKings (DFS)'s score is 4.00 stars versus BetAmerica 's 0 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. BetAmerica and DraftKings (DFS) both have educational pages explaining the basics of sports betting. Next, comparing the total number of sports offered, BetAmerica boasts an offering of 15 available sports compared to DraftKings (DFS)'s 10 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 BetAmerica makes early cash outs available to bettors, while DraftKings (DFS) does not. BetAmerica offers a live betting match tracker while DraftKings (DFS) does not. Both BetAmerica and DraftKings (DFS) offer PayPal deposits and withdrawals.

Overall, between BetAmerica and DraftKings (DFS), DraftKings (DFS) is the winner.

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