Compare TEMPUR material to other mattresses

Quality/durability Responsiveness Sleep temperature Innovation Owner satisfaction
TEMPUR® material Manufactured in state-of-the-art company facilities in the U.S. Highest quality standards ensure outstanding durability Responds to weight, shape and temperature so it cushions, supports and relieves pressure points while you sleep Proven to sleep cooler than other mattresses by owners and research study 20 years of continuous innovation, producing exclusive formulas engineered by Tempur-Pedic scientists The most highly recommended bed in America
Gel foam Generic memory foam infused with sharp gel particles that cut into foam and pill over time Compresses itself with no ability to respond to body temperature or relieve pressure Shown to sleep hotter than TEMPUR material in independent study Unproven gel material layered and infused in 40-year-old generic memory foam Owners of most mattresses cannot identify the brand they own
Generic memory foam Bought off-the-shelf from low-cost manufacturers for less durable product Compresses itself with no ability to respond to body temperature or relieve pressure 10% of owners (all brands) report problems with sleeping hot 40-year-old generic memory foam bought off-the-shelf Owners of most mattresses cannot identify the brand they own
Inner spring Metal coils covered in foam and upholstery lose ability to return to original shape Surface cannot respond to body shape, producing pressure points 10% of owners (all brands) report problems with sleeping hot Decades-old metal coil technology Owners of most mattresses cannot identify the brand they own