PointsBet vs FOX Bet 2020

Is PointsBet better than FOX Bet? After scoring sportsbooks in ten areas for our 2019 review, PointsBet is better than FOX Bet. 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 FOX Bet
Overall 4.5 4
Sports Offered 4 3.5
Bets Offered 5 4
Odds 4.5 4
Banking Options and Fees 4 5
Live Betting 3 4.5
Mobile Betting 4 4.5
Customer Service 3.5 1.5
Education and Research 4 3
Reputation 4.5 4
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Sports Offered

Feature PointsBet FOX Bet
Total Sports Offered
16 13
Baseball (MLB)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NBA)
Yes Yes
Basketball (NCAA)
Yes Yes
Boxing
Yes Yes
Cricket
Yes No
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)
No No
Rugby (Union)
Yes Yes
Soccer (EPL)
Yes Yes
Soccer (Premier League)
Yes Yes
Soccer (MLS)
Yes No
Softball
No No
Tennis
Yes Yes
Volleyball
No No

Odds Comparison

Feature PointsBet FOX Bet
NFL Moneyline
8th 5th
NFL Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
NBA Moneyline
11th 21st
NBA Spread
Average spread odds are better than -110 per side Average spread odds are worse than -110 per side
MLB Moneyline
14th 12th
MLB Spread
7th 6th
NHL Moneyline
7th 5th
NHL Spread
6th 14th
Soccer Moneyline
19th 14th
NCAAF Moneyline
5th 2nd
NCAAF Spread
Average spread odds are -110 per side Average spread odds are better than -110 per side
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Bets Offered

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

Live Betting

Feature PointsBet FOX Bet
Baseball
Yes Yes
Basketball
Yes Yes
Cricket
No No
Football
Yes Yes
Golf
Yes No
Hockey
Yes Yes
MMA
Yes No
Rugby
No No
Soccer
Yes Yes
Tennis
Yes No

Education and Research

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

Banking - Deposits

Feature PointsBet FOX Bet
Total Deposit Methods
4 9
No Debit/Credit Card Deposit Fees
Yes Yes
Deposit Min/Max - Debit/Credit Card
$5/Varies $10/Varies
PayPal
No Yes
Deposit Min/Max - PayPal
$10/Varies

Banking - Withdrawals

Feature PointsBet FOX Bet
Total Withdrawal Methods
2 6
No Withdrawal Fees - Check
Yes Yes
Check Payout Speed is < 10 days
Yes Yes
Withdrawal Min/Max - Check
$5/Varies $10/$8,300
Withdrawal Min/Max - PayPal
$10/$8,300

Customer Service

Feature PointsBet FOX Bet
Email Support
Yes Yes
Email Support Speed
Yes Yes
Live Chat Support
Yes No
Live Chat Support Availability
Yes No
Phone Support
No No

Mobile Betting

Feature PointsBet FOX Bet
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 FOX Bet vs PointsBet.

First, we will compare whether or not each sportsbook is regulated by a US governing body Both FOX Bet and PointsBet are US regulated sportbooks. 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. PointsBet received a rating of 4.50 stars over FOX Bet's 4.00 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. FOX Bet alongside PointsBet describe how to place bets . Next, comparing the total number of sports offered, PointsBet takes bets on 16 sports while FOX Bet takes bets on13 sports, a difference of 3 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 FOX Bet alongside PointsBet offer the early cash out feature. FOX Bet has a live match tracker, PointsBet doesn't. FOX Bet offers PayPal as a banking option while PointsBet does not.

Overall, between FOX Bet and PointsBet, PointsBet is the winner.

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