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3 Easy Steps to Start Playing at PokerStars

You can become the next big winner thanks to PokerStars simple-to-use app and hassle-free download process. And you can even play on-the-go with the PokerStars Mobile app. Just follow the three steps below to download PokerStars Mobile onto your iPhone, iPad or any other iOS device to get started. We're also available on WindowsMac and Android platforms.

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Download & Install

Press ‘Play Poker Now’ and you’ll be redirected to the App Store. Select ‘Install’ and input your Apple ID password, then wait for PokerStars Mobile to download onto your device. This may take a few minutes depending on your wireless or mobile data connection speed.

Press the PokerStars spade icon to launch the Mobile app. If you already have a PokerStars account, use your normal login details to access the tables. If you’re new to PokerStars, follow Step 2.

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Create Your Free Account

Once Mobile has loaded, press ‘Login’ and then ‘Need an Account?’. Fill in the registration form and make sure you enter a valid email address before submitting.

To validate your new account, press ‘Validate Email Address’ and enter the full code sent to your chosen email address before pressing ‘Validate’. If you need assistance, just press the ‘Help’ button at any time.

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Start Playing Poker Now!

Press the ‘Lobby’ tab along the bottom of your screen and define your search criteria to find games on PokerStars Mobile. To switch between games and formats, just select the relevant tab at the top of your screen.

Alternatively, if you know the specific ID of any poker tournament you want to play in, press the ‘Search’ icon and enter the Tournament ID into the search bar provided.

Why Choose PokerStars?


More Games. More Users. More Winners

We are the number one choice for online players - with the biggest selection of games, the best software and unbeatable VIP Club rewards. The Mobile app lets you play tournaments and cash games on the move, in poker formats like Hold’em and Omaha.


Must-Play Online Poker Events

We are home to poker's best online tournaments. Whether it's huge weekly guaranteed events or regular tourneys starting non-stop, you won't find better tournaments on offer anywhere else.

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Play Your Way to Live Poker Tournaments

You can qualify for major live poker events just by playing online. We host qualifiers to world-renowned poker festivals, including the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) - our annual poker tournament in The Bahamas!


Best Software

As well as all this, we are backed up by the best online poker software and support team in the business. Our free-to-download software is safe and secure, with quick deposits and fast cashouts as standard. Plus our support team is available 24 hours a day, should you ever need them. Download the Mobile app now!

PokerStars is licensed in New Jersey with our partner Resorts Digital Gaming LLC.