There are 10 possible 5 card poker hands: royal flush, straight flush, four of a kind, full house, flush, straight, three of a kind, two pair, one pair, high card. There are 1,326 possible 2 card starting hands in Texas Hold'em. The best starting hand is pocket aces, while the worst is seven-two offsuit.
Whence, which hand is better flush or straight?
In Texas Holdem a flush (five cards of the same suit) always beats a straight (five cards in a numeric sequence). A straight-flush, which is five cards of the same suit in consecutive order, beats both hands.
Secondly, what can beat 4 aces in poker? When two or more players have four of a kind, the highest four of a kind wins. So, four deuces can't beat any other four of a kind, and four aces can't be beaten by any other four of a kind. A full house is a pair and three of a kind.
Hereof, does four of a kind beat a straight flush?
These are the winning high hands in high only and high-low split games, from highest to lowest. Any hand in one category in the list beats any hand in any category below it. For example, any straight flush beats any four of a kind; any flush beats any straight.
Does a royal flush beat 5 of a kind?
When playing with wild cards, five of a kind becomes the highest type of hand, beating a royal flush. Between fives of a kind, the higher beats the lower, five aces being highest of all.