Jacks or Better (Netent)

Jacks or Better (Netent)

Jacks or Better Game Rules

  • Jacks or Better Video Poker follows conventional poker rules concerning how hands are formed.
  • The game is a single deck game where the cards are reshuffled for each hand.
  • The least winning hand is a pair of jacks.

How to Play

  • Click on the “BET ONE” button to set your bet between 1 to 5 coins.
  • You can place the maximum bet and automatically start your bet, by clicking the button labelled “BET MAX”.
  • The highlighted paytable column and the highlighted button to the right of the slot machine correspond to your bet.
  • Click “DEAL” to deal the first hand.
  • Cards that are part of a winning hand are automatically held.
  • You can click the cards you would like to hold or click the corresponding “HOLD” buttons.
  • Once you have chosen the cards you would like to hold, click the “DEAL” button again to deal the second hand.
  • Winnings are determined by your final hand and are listed in the highlighted column of the paytable.

Double Up

  • If the Double Up feature is enabled, you have the chance to double your winnings.
  • Each time you get a winning hand, you have the opportunity to bet all or half of your winning in a Double Up game.
  • Five cards are shown, the first face up and the other four face down.
  • Choose one of the four face down cards. If it is higher than the first card, you will double the part of your winning that you wagered.
  • If not, the money is lost. In case of a tie you keep the money.
  • You can keep doubling as long as you keep winning or tie.
  • You may disable the Double Up feature clicking on the “x2” button on the machine.


  • The paytable for the one hand version of the game displays on screen.
  • To view the paytable for other versions of the game, click PAYTABLE.

Game settings

  • Click the spanner icon in the game panel. Select to enable the following options for the game in the Game Settings menu:
  • Sound effects. Turn on or off sound effects played for events.
  • Fast play. Turn on or off the fast play feature.
  • Double up enabled. Turn on or off the double up feature.
  • Game history. Click to view your latest game history

  • Note: Some casinos may operate without all of the listed game settings.

Return to Player

  • The theoretical return to player for this game is 99.56%

Additional Information

  • The following game features and settings may be subject to the terms and conditions of the gaming site. For more information on the following, refer to the gaming website:
    • The procedures used to manage unfinished game rounds.
    • The time after which inactive game sessions automatically end.
  • In the event of malfunction of the gaming hardware/software, all affected game bets and payouts are rendered void and all affected bets refunded.
    • Jacks or Better (Netent) Game properties
    • Name Jacks or Better (Netent)
    • RTP 99.56%
    • Variance other
    • Max win (coins) 0
    • Min bet (Max bet) 5
    • Layout other
    • Paylines
    • Supported devices Desktop, Mobile
    • Technology HTML5
    • Released 15.05.2014
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