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Many online casinos offer you a standard Blackjack game this is their most basic games and below are the rules and payouts you get when playing at online casino sites.

Standard Blackjack Rules

Playtech's Standard Blackjack game boasts a House Edge, when played with perfect strategy of 0.49%. When you play online the game uses 6 full decks of playing cards. Any hand the Dealer is dealt worth a Soft 17 or higher, he will Stand that hand.

A Hole Card is used in this Blackjack variant so the Dealer will check his down facing card to see if it is a Blackjack. Double Down a hand can be done by the Player when they have any hand Should a Player wish to Double Down a hand after the split then this can be done.

After Splitting a hand a Player cannot Re-split any of the new hands made, with reference to the Re-Splitting of Aces this move cannot be made. The option to Surrender a hand will not be offered.

Be aware that when playing Real Time Gaming's Standard Blackjack game the operator can set the number of decks in play themselves and as such this will effect the House Edge of this variant depending on how many decks are in play, therefore the house edge will be between 0.57% and 0.66%.

The number of decks in play in the shoe can be between 4 to 8 decks. When dealt a hand worth Soft 17 or higher the Dealer will Hit that hand. The RTG Blackjack game is a Hole Card game so the Dealer will check his hand to see if it is a Blackjack hand.

All players can Double Down should they have been dealt any hand. Doubling Down a hand after the split can be done. If a Player has Split two cards in any hand they cannot Re-split them, should this Split hand be a Pair of Aces then the Re-Splitting of Aces is not permitted, the option to Surrender a hand will not be offered on this Blackjack game.

By Playing the Standard Blackjack game any any of our Net Ent software powered online casinos you can expect a House Edge (when played with perfect strategy) of 0.40%.

This Blackjack variant has 4 decks in the shoe. Any Dealer Soft 17 or higher will see him Stand that hand. This Net Entertainment Blackjack game is a Hole Card game and so you will notice the Dealer checking his hand for a Blackjack.

You can Double Down your initial hand when it is any valued hand. After Splitting a hand you may Double Down after the Split. You cannot Re-split a Split hand, any Split Pair of Aces cannot be Re-Split. In this Net Ent game you will not be offered the Surrender Option.

By Playing the Standard Blackjack game which is available at any of our Rival Powered software powered online casinos you can expect a House Edge (when played with perfect strategy) of 0.62%. This Blackjack variant has 6 decks in the shoe.

Any Dealer Soft 17 or higher will see him Stand that hand. This Blackjack game is a Hole Card game and so you will notice the Dealer checking his hand for a Blackjack. You can Double Down your initial hand when it is any valued hand.

After Splitting a hand you may Double Down after the Split. You cannot Re-split a Split hand, any Split Pair of Aces cannot be Re-Split. When playing this particular Blackjack variant you will not be offered the Surrender Option.

Online Standard Blackjack Variants
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RTG Standard Blackjack NetEnt Standard Blackjack

Standard Odds

Standard payout odds are offered on this game and these are, 2 to 1 for a winning Insurance wager, 3 to 2 for a winning Blackjack hand, and all other winning player hands get a payout worth even money.

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Standard Blackjack Strategy

For how to play perfect strategy when playing at any of our Playtech powered online casinos simply get yourself one of our Playtech Standard Blackjack Strategy Cards.

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