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Published: 7th September 2008 Written by Poker News
Updated: 9th December 2023

Download PokerStars Mac version PokerStars have released an Apple Mac version of their popular poker software that is set to please over 15 million potential poker players worldwide as they will now have access to a Mac compatible version of PokerStars that will run on the Apple operating platform. The Mac version was worked on for over a year and has finally arrived, a beta version of the game was available since December 2007 but had minor limitations with this new release have completed the task and pleased Mac users worldwide who now have access to all the features that Windows users were privy to in the past. PokerStars have remained open to US players of poker.

PokerStars have designed the new software especially for the Mac’s latest operating system while simultaneously being compatible with Mac OS versions. PokerStars now joins FullTilt Poker as a leader in this area as both now have the option for Mac poker player’s software for their sites.

“This will allow Mac users to experience the world’s largest online poker site without third-party applications.” said Joe Hachem PokerStars spokesman and the 2005 World Series of Poker Main Event Champion

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Mac PokerStars System Requirements for Macs

Software: Mac OS X 10.4.10 or later

Hardware: Minimum system configuration:

  • PowerPC G4 or G5 or Intel Mac
  • 512MB RAM
  • 1024×768 screen resolution or higher
  • 60MB free disk space
  • 56k dial-up Internet connection

Recommended system configuration:

  • PowerPC G4 1 Ghz or faster, PowerPC G5 or Intel Mac
  • 1024 MB RAM
  • 1024 x 768 screen resolution or higher
  • 100 MB free disk space
  • 128 kbps or faster DSL or Cable Internet connection

Get Started Playing Poker at PokerStars for Mac users

To get the latest version of PokerStars for Mac or a Windows PC simply follow the steps below:

STEP 1 – Download the PokerStars software by clicking on our download Pokerstars links, this will take you to from there select the Download tag (top left hand corner) this will take you to the PokerStars Download page where you will have an option to download PokerStars for Mac or Windows.

First click on DOWNLOAD, and then, if prompted, click “Save File”. The install software will now download to your desktop or to your Downloads folder.

STEP 2 – Install the software

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Installing the PokerStars Mac or Windows software into the applications folder

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You’ll see the install file (PokerStarsInstall.exe) on your desktop or in your Downloads folder. Double-click on the file. When the folder appears, drag the PokerStars icon into your Applications folder.

STEP 3 – Launch the PokerStars software

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Double-click on the PokerStars icon in your Applications folder. The PokerStars software will now launch on your desktop.

STEP 4 – Create your personal account

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Create your player account- no deposit is needed just create your free PokerStars account. Go to “Account” in the menu bar at the top of the screen, then drop down and select “Create Account”. Fill in the necessary fields on the registration form, and be sure to use a valid e-mail address. They will send the validation code you need to finish creating your account to that e-mail address.

STEP 5 – Validate your account

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Validate your PokerStars Mac account – Once you have registered, they will send a validation code to the e-mail address you used in Step 4. To validate your account, go to the menu bar at the top of the screen, select “Account”, then select “Validate Email Address”. Check the emails that you have received at the account you registered and enter the code, then press “Validate”. Now you’re all set to play!

PokerStars bonuses

PokerStars bonus code “STARS600” will get you a 100% first time Deposit Bonus, this is a bonus for new players to PokerStars to offer added incentive to play for real. If you make your first ever real money deposit, PokerStars give you a 100% bonus up to $50. Use the bonus code “STARS600” to begin earning your Poker Stars bonus. To earn this bonus, you will simply need to play on PokerStars and collect the number of Base FPPs equal to 10 times the bonus amount. You will have six months to complete this task.

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PokerStars Reload Bonuses

From time to time, PokerStars makes reload bonuses or reload bonus codes available to existing players, these redeposit bonuses are sent via email, or posted on their website and can at times even be found in the poker software itself in the form of banners or news.

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