Posted 1/19/11 : New app is quicker than old version and contains new features and enhanced graphics
 
The trend continues with betting and gaming provider William Hill Online launching a new Android app for its mobile customers.  The new application contains new features and enhanced graphics and will allow Android users to access over 40,000 pre match, in-play and speciality markets from William Hill Online on a daily basis.
 
In related news, William Hill and the Racing Post also announced the launch of the android version of their horse racing app. More than 200,000 punters have already downloaded the Racing Post/William Hill iPhone version and the joint partners are expecting strong results from their Android version.
 
William Hill’s new Android app’s are free to download at mobile.williamhill.com and from download sites like getjar.com to anyone running Android 2.2 on their device.
 
Michael Byrne, Head of Mobile, William Hill Online said, "Our new optimised Android app’s are big additions to our mobile offering.  Some of our competitors have rushed to embrace iPhone, but have neglected the many customers who have embraced Android. This new app opens up our mobile sportsbook to a growing customer base and gives them an experience as good as any.
 
"Our recent product enhancements have driven strong growth over the last few months, and the response from our customer base has been very positive. In 2010, we experienced an 800 percent increase in bets, 828 percent increase in turnover, and a 900 percent rise in unique users."