There’s a top notch software client at the heart of PokerStars. The only other site which can compete with its quality is Full TIlt. The PokerStars software engineers never stop adding and refining their product, constantly supporting and improving the PokerStars download.
The lobby is the first port of call for any player and the layout is clear and easy to use. The table list is sorted by the use of big buttons at the top of the screen, which are intuitive and simple. If you have more specific requirements, there’s a powerful filter for your to make use of, which can find tables that match your exact specifications. Prominent buttons allow you to quickly jump to the cashier and to check on your profile, along with a small bar that displays your current VIP status. It’s worth spending some time in the options screen, with sounds, 4 color decks and standard bet amounts all available.
It’s easy to see and use everything on the table. PokerStars have taken the innovative step of allowing users to create, download, and apply custom themes and layouts. This means that any element of the table design can be altered and tweaked to your preference. All of the tables are resizable and there are plenty of multi-tabling settings that can be activated to make things easier for serious players. You can also select a preferred seating area, so that you are sat in the same spot at every table.