Blackjack Perfect Pairs
Perfect pairs is the same game as traditional Blackjack, but this version adds an additional in game bet, that allows you to wager on whether your first 2 cards are the same, giving you more chances to win at the best online casino. In Perfect Pairs, is A Perfect Pairs side bet is a bet that your first two cards will be the same. To start the game, you are dealt two cards face up and the dealer is dealt two cards, one face down and one face up. The goal of Perfect Pairs, just like in blackjack, is to get closer to 21 points than the dealer without going over.
The Perfect Pairs side bet is not affected by the dealer’s hand. A “Blackjack” is a hand that totals 21 points with only two cards – an Ace and a card valued at 10.
Blackjack automatically wins, unless both you and the dealer receive Blackjack, then you push.
Cards 2 through 10 = face value
Face Cards = 10 points
Aces = 1 point or 11 points,
whichever makes a better hand Example: 6 + Ace = 7 points or 17 points To Play
Click chips to place a bet
Optionally select the Perfect Pairs betting selectionthen click on the chips to place a bet.
If the Dealer’s face-up card is an Ace, you might like to buy insurance in case the dealer gets blackjack, saving half your losses.
Click Hit, Stand, Double, or Split Continue to click Hit until you Stand, Double, bust, push, or until the dealer busts
Doubling – You can only Double once in Blackjack.
Splitting – You can split the first two cards you are dealt if they are of equal point value. You will now be playing two hands. You can continue to hit for each hand as a separate play, but remember, if the split was made for a pair of Aces, you can only hit once for each hand.
To Win Perfect Pairs Side Bet (meet one)
- Your first two cards are a Mixed Pair.
- Your first two cards are a Colored Pair.
- Your first two cards are a Perfect Pair.
To Win Main Wager (meet one)
- You get Blackjack.
- Your hand is closer to 21 points than the dealer’s hand and does not exceed 21 points.
- The dealer’s hand exceeds 21 points while your hand does not exceed 21 points.
How the Dealer Plays
- Dealer must hit on any total of 16 or less
- Dealer must stand on any total of 17 or more
- Dealer Hits on any hard total of 16 or less
- Dealer Stands on any hard total of 17 or more
- Dealer Hits on any soft total of 17 or less
- Dealer Stands on any soft total of 18 or more
You can purchase insurance when the dealer’s face-up card is an Ace. Insurance cost half the amount of the ante and pays 2:1 if the dealer has Blackjack. If the dealer does not have Blackjack, the insurance is collected by the house.