Online casinos, another name is Internet casinos, are online versions of traditional casinos. It permits players to bet through casino games on the Internet. This is a rich form of online gambling. Online casinos usually offer slightly higher odds and payback rates compare with traditional casinos. Several online casinos claim higher payback percentages for slot machine games, and publish payout rates right on their websites.
Online casinos can be divided into two groups based on their interface: web-based casinos and download-based casinos. In fact, some casinos offer both types. Besides, there is also another form of online casinos called “Live Casino”.
For web-based casinos, users can play casino games without downloading software onto their computer.
For download-based casinos, it is required to download the software from websites of the providers. The software connects to the casino service provider and processes everything without browser support. This form of online casino usually runs faster than web-based casinos. However, it contains a few risks of being attacked by viruses. It happens when users download software from the Internet.
Another form of online casino is called Live Casino. This form is now very hot, and highly welcomed by players. Because, the players will have a feeling that they are participating in a real casino. The dealer will deliver cards in real time from a casino table, which can be seen via a live video. Players can make betting decisions via the control panel on the computer screen, and communicate with the dealer using the text chat function.
Online casinos might include typical games such as: Baccarat, Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Sic bo, Slot machines, Poker, Keno, Bingo.
Many online casinos encourage their players to make their first move by giving bonuses to the first deposit of players. It is called “welcome bonus”. However, online casinos allow players to bet a certain amount before they are allowed to withdraw. It ensures that players cannot withdraw their casino money immediately after receiving the bonus.