PointsBet vs BetOnline 2020

Is PointsBet better than BetOnline? After scoring sportsbooks in ten areas for our 2019 review, PointsBet is better than BetOnline. PointsBet combines traditional sports betting with the new and exciting PointsBetting to offer one of the best sportsbooks in the United States and Australia, despite a sub-par live betting menu.

Ratings

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

Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
Total Sports Offered
16 23
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes Yes
Cycling
Yes No
Darts
Yes No
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)
No 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
No Yes
Winner check_circle

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
NFL Moneyline
8th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
NBA Moneyline
11th
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
MLB Moneyline
14th
MLB Spread
7th
NHL Moneyline
7th
NHL Spread
6th
Soccer Moneyline
19th
NCAAF Moneyline
5th
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side
Winner check_circle

Bets Offered

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
Cash Out Feature
Yes No
Futures
Yes Yes
Moneyline
Yes Yes
Parlay
Yes Yes
Props
Yes Yes
Reverse
No Yes
Round Robin
No Yes
Spread
Yes Yes
Teaser
No Yes
Total (Over/Under)
Yes Yes
Winner check_circle

Live Betting

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No Yes
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes Yes
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes Yes
Winner check_circle

Education and Research

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
Articles/News
Yes No
Explanation of Bets
Yes Yes
Glossary
No Yes
Statistics (Teams)
No No
Statistics (Players)
No No
Lineup Tool (DFS Only)
No No
Winner check_circle

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
Total Deposit Methods
4 4
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes No
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies $50/$500
PayPal
No No
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
N/A
Winner check_circle

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes No
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$5/Varies $500/$2,500
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
N/A
Winner check_circle

Customer Service

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes Yes
Phone Support
No Yes
Winner check_circle

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet BetOnline
iPhone App
Yes No
Android App
Yes No
Website Functionality
Yes Yes
Winner check_circle
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 BetOnline vs PointsBet.

First, we will compare whether or not each sportsbook is regulated by a US governing body PointsBet is regulated in the United States while BetOnline is not. 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. Both BetOnline and PointsBet are rated 4.50 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. BetOnline alongside PointsBet describe how to place bets . Next, comparing the total number of sports offered, BetOnline takes bets on 23 sports while PointsBet takes bets on16 sports, a difference of 7 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 PointsBet has the early cash out feature, BetOnline doesn't. Neither BetOnline and PointsBet offer a live match tracker for live betting. Neither BetOnline and PointsBet offer PayPal deposits and withdrawals.

Overall, between BetOnline and PointsBet, PointsBet is the winner.

BetOnline Review
PointsBet Review




arrow_drop_upBack to top