3 Easy Steps to Start Playing at PokerStars

You can become the next online poker legend thanks to PokerStars simple-to-use app and hassle-free download process. And you can even play on-the-go with the PokerStars Mobile Poker 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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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 Mobile Poker. 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.

Download Poker Software

Once Mobile Poker 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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Press the ‘Lobby’ tab along the bottom of your screen and define your search criteria to find games on PokerStars Mobile. To switch between ring games, tournaments, Zoom or any other poker format, just select the relevant tab at the top of your screen.

Alternatively, if you know the specific ID of any 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

PokerStars is the number one choice for online poker - with over 49M registered users, the biggest games, best software and unbeatable VIP Club rewards. Mobile Poker lets you play in a number of different currencies and languages and there's a tournament starting every second, in poker formats like Hold'em and Omaha.


Must-Play Online Events

PokerStars is home to poker's biggest online tournaments. Whether it's the World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP), the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) or weekly must-play events like the $1,000,000 guaranteed Sunday Million, you won't find better tournaments on offer anywhere else.

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Play Your Way to Live Tournaments

You can qualify for major live poker events just by playing online with PokerStars. We host round-the-clock qualifiers to world-renowned poker festivals such as the European Poker Tour (EPT), Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) and Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) every month. You could even win a package to the PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA) - our annual poker tournament in The Bahamas - for free!


Poker's 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 in a host of different languages, should you ever need them. Download the PokerStars Mobile Poker app now!