256Bet is an online bookmaker, which offers an opportunity for betting on football matches and other sports events by using BetTech software. 256 Bet is licensed in Uganda. The main website is in English. It does not require from you to download anything to bet on 256Bet – you can directly place your bets from your browser or via your smartphone.
256 Bet website is made in a way to be easy for usage by all consumer, including those, who are beginners in sports betting. 256 Bet offers sports bets on different sports disciplines, among which we can find football, basketball, baseball, ice hockey, snooker, tennis, cycling, motor sports, rugby, American football and etc. You can bet on championships and teams from all over the world. There are many different bet types the clients from Kenya can choose from. Among them you will find handicap (for example, this bet: Barcelona to win from Getafe with at least 2 goals and all sorts of that), single bet, bets with more than a single selection, double chance (for example, this bet: win for the host or draw in Liverpool – Manchester United match), bets on which football team will score the first goal and etc. Live bets, on the other side, lets you bet on a match, while it takes part. One of the interesting 256Bet characteristics, which you cannot find in most common bookmakers, is the available live chat that allows the customers at 256Bet to chat and to discuss the bets and the matches.
Another 256Bet interesting characteristic is the availability of virtual sports. They let the users to bet on virtual matches, which are digitally generated. These bets are more similar to casino games, because they are all about luck, while the common sports require from you to know a lot about the concrete discipline. There are enough virtual matches you can bet on, during the whole time.
The registration in 256 Bet is possible, when you go to the bookie`s page and click on the little black notice “New? Register”. Then, a window with personal information filling requirement will pop-up: names, e-mail, desired password, birth date and residence. You also need to insert your bank card number or IBAN, plus other similar things, too.
Once you are done with the personal information filling stage, you can make your first deposit.
Deposit methods are few. If you want to deposit with a credit card (Visa, Mastercard, Amex) you need to go to “account settings” and to click on your credit card type. Then, the system will transfer you to a payment platform, where you need to enter your card number and the desired deposit amount. Then, the system will directly bring you on 256 Bet website back.
You can deposit money via the mobile money system MTN Money. Follow these steps to do it:
Under the Mobile Money menu (*165#) Select PAYMENTS (4)
Choose NEXT (00) and then select GOODS AND SERVICES (Others) (8)
For MERCHANT CODE type 256BET (IN CAPITAL LETTERS)
Under PAYMENT REFERENCE type your EMAIL ADDRESS (email address characters that can fit)
Enter the AMOUNT you want to deposit
Enter your MM PIN to finalize the transaction
If you have an iPhone or Android smartphone, you can download the specially developed 256Bet mobile app. Here, you will find all the bookie`s offers, which are available on the desktop page version, 24/7. Also, you can follow live scores, statistics and other interesting facts from the matches you have placed bets on.